By Chamira Young
While it's all well and good to know how to handle your camera, actually having a passion for your particular subject can make all the difference in the world. Possessing an in-depth knowledge and fascination with your subject tends to bring your image-making process up to the next level!
This is certainly the case for photographer Mony Gless as she takes amazing captures of grey whales in Baja. She has a passion and compassion for the animals that really shines through, and we couldn't resist featuring her today!
In the video below, you get the chance to peek over her shoulder as she uses the 70-180mm F/2.8 FE lens. Click on the image above to learn more about this great lens from the Tamron team. Mony describes her love and passion for the beautiful creatures, as well as the importance of researching them beforehand. She gives valuable lessons we can all learn from. Get ready to be inspired!
Check out "Why?" one of the most popular features on the SCU Blog. It's a very simple concept - one image, one artist and one short sound bite. Each artist shares what makes the image one of their most favorite. We're over 100 artists featured since the project started. Click on the link above and you can scroll through all of the episodes to date.