Articles by Kristin Johnson

Selling Stock Does Not Mean Selling-Out

It took decades for me to convince myself that I am an artist.Everyone else with a camera was an artist, but I…alas, I was merelyphotographer andwriter, notartist andauthor.Being the passive masochist that I am, I now seek new frustrations and critiques as part of my newest personal evolution, through selling stock. When shooting in this genre, I must look at my photographs from a marketing perspective, more than from an aesthetic one.This is proving to be more difficult than I had... continue reading

See it, Shoot it, Move On

The other day I decided to try an exercise, (not a physical one, though I desperately need that too) but rather an exercise in photography.I am one of those creative people who cannot just do.I must hem and haw and ponder and over-think and re-think, and over-analyze most of what I do.My spouse calls me indecisive, I call myselfa perfectionist, thorough…a Virgo.Even as I compose this, my first-ever blog,I will have made several rough drafts before copying and pasting here.But we all... continue reading

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