Limited time only: Get pro member benefits for less than $5/month. Access Classes, Stats, Priority Directory listing and more!Upgrade now
Zak Paulus

Zak Paulus

2788

Affection

Views
Likes
Comments
82.3K
2805
430
Collect Moments, Not Things Photography has taught me to not always focus on going from point A to point B but to slow down and appreciate the details along the way. This allows me to not only further apply my attention to detail but find relaxation in taking photos. I like to approach a shot with both creativity and logic in mind and problem-solve all aspects of the environment and lighting to capture what I envision or see as unique. This approach has allowed me to understand that, for me, the most rewarding aspect of photography is the ability to continuously improve my skills in an effort to make my visions a reality. It is up to me, the photographer, to utilize a select number of tools to creatively capture and manipulate light from the three-dimensional world into a unique two-dimensional composition. I must continuously adapt to the environment and challenge myself to seek mastery, not perfection. This is best described by Mark Christiansen; “Artists and engineers have much in common: both understand and respect the tools, both know that the tools themselves don’t make you a great designer, and in both roles, iteration—multiple refinements—are often what separates a great effort from mediocrity.”
  • Fujifilm X100T, Fixed 35mm
  • Zeroimage 618 (120film)
  • Canon EOS 6D
  • Canon EF 24-70 f2.8L II USM
  • Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM
  • Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
KellyBandit
Photos 95
Likes 201883
Comments 6095
Bryan Kendall
Photos 10
Likes 235
Comments 7
Martin  Quintero
Photos 315
Likes 3497
Comments 48
Tiffany Ross
Photos 47
Likes 587
Comments 11
snappedbycam
Photos 241
Likes 150558
Comments 1960
Takashi Yasui
Photos 417
Likes 805115
Comments 10018
Ricco
Photos 135
Likes 61900
Comments 5226
Alessandro Di Cicco
Photos 621
Likes 1072031
Comments 21264
Edward Deiro
Photos 50
Likes 4329
Comments 153
Magda Moiola
Photos 78
Likes 3654
Comments 210