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Ben Cooper

Ben Cooper



"What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal."

Trial by Fire

Published July 9th, 2012

Creating a truly unique image is the goal of every photographer, or at least should be. If you are 500px member and you are actually reading this, you are probably an artist. As a creative individual you undoubtedly have countless unexpressed ideas about your surroundings and environment that you struggle to define to yourself which will eventually enable to convey your ideas to the world.

Over the last couple months I have been spent a great deal of time studying fashion and its photography. Prior to this endeavor I mainly focused on concert photography. I shot many concerts in effort to progress while attempting to out do myself with stronger and stronger images. Eventually I grew tired of photographing concerts, which is nothing more than a hectic event that you as a photographer have no control. The creativity in concert photography is very limited due to the fact that photography on the most basic level is nothing more than capturing light on film or a digital sensor. Since you ...

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