Fine Art Landscape - Beyond the Postcard

Dennis Hammon, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, F-ASP M.Photog.Cr., CPP, F-ASP

Do you ever journey out on an adventure to photograph only to return disappointed?

Landscape photography is one of the most popular genres today. But it takes patience and understanding of the natural world to do it well.  This webinar will motivate you to venture outside.

With the 12 elements of a merit print in mind, you’ll learn to visualize and interpret the scene to capture and portray not just what you saw, but what you want the viewer to feel.        
Be inspired to find the grand landscape as well as intimate details of nature that so many ignore. When these things are properly captured and displayed, you’ll have works of art to show off in homes, offices, and enter into competition.

This webinar will cover how to look at an image, and what to include or exclude to produce the image you want. We will investigate how different lens will give you the desired perspective, and how to use atmospheric conditions to create the mood you’ll love.  We will also have a look at how the perspective changes with different lens that will ultimately alter how you look at the scene.

Dennis Hammon, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, F-ASP Bio

With over 45 years of experience Dennis Hammon, is still excited about

getting up every day to work.  With a following of family, senior, commercial and boudoir clients he still services his clients of over 4 decades.  In recent years, Dennis has developed a following for his Fine art/scenic photography.

Years of experience behind him, and years ahead for the learning Dennis loves to share with fellow photographers his  style of lighting and photography for portraits or you can find him in the field instructing the art of composition, finding the scene and enjoying the out of doors.

Dennis is a PPA Master Photographer, Photographic Craftsman, PPA Certified. He has been twice named Photographer of the year by Intermountain Professional Photographers and Master of the year in Idaho eight times, and continually in the top 10.  Dennis also has been awarded over a dozen Kodak Gallery awards and numerous Fuji Masterpiece awards. The more than 100 + images accepted by the PPA and numerous Loan images attest to his love of print competition and is also a PPA Affiliated print juror.

 Dennis has also earned the PPA Excellence in Imaging Award and 2 bars for loan images. Most recently Dennis was award Fellow of Photography from the American Society of Photographers.  He is one of only 123 photographers in the world with this honor.

He has also been recognized by his peers by receiving the National Award for

his service to professional photography by several state Photographic organizations.

 

In his work, Dennis strives to express not merely a picture but a reflection of thoughts, feelings and dreams, using his ability to seek both the inner and outer beauty to create a lasting memory.  It hasn’t always been easy but after 45 years in business Dennis strives to inspire and motivate photographers to find their artistic side as well as their business side.

 

Dennis knows what it is like to dream and succeed! Always believing in the saying “If you are not the lead dog the scenery never changes”.