A lot of articles on this subject often focus on technical elements such as composition, colors, lines and patterns. But while all of these features are important, it’s equally helpful to have an understanding of why a photographer made certain decisions in their approach. Since I like to fashion myself as an emerging minimalist, here are photos of my MacBook that didn’t make the cut (along with personal thoughts of why I chose to scrap them):
Organizing a bachelorette weekend is tough stuff.
My friend Jamila and I began planning her girls getaway in January 2016 — seven months ahead of the trip.
In the beginning, we had nine girls committed and a very ambitious list of possible destinations. We looked at travel packages for Aruba, Turks and Caicos, Barbados, Costa Rica and also Cuba at one point.
By June (Less than two months before our scheduled trip), nothing had been purchased — no flights, no hotels, not even a new bikini.