There are many layers to photographing like Michael – but nothing worth doing comes easy. Create an inspiring image in his style and you could win a FUJIFILM X-T4 and XF16-80mm lens!
With a keen interest in poignant moments, Michael A. McCoy is well-located in Washington DC. More than a few historic moments have happened on his doorstep. Michael’s love of the genre speaks to the beauty of photography more broadly. We must document what we can while we can, because we may never have the opportunity again.
Michael’s imagery is as distinctive as it is moving. When asked what makes a great photograph, he believes the answer is simple. By striking a fine balance between detail and emotion, then viewing both from a considered perspective, your work will be taken to the next level. Put his advice into practice and see for yourself.
Once you’ve created your image, upload it using the ‘Enter Now’ button below by 11:59PM (EST) on February 28, 2023. You can also download a PDF with a summary of Michael’s advice, which is as follows:
1) Think about the details
2) Lead with emotion
3) Consider your perspective
The winners of Bess and Michael’s challenges will be awarded with an incredible FUJIFILM X-T4 and FUJINON XF16-80mmF4 R OIS WR. The camera houses a cutting-edge sensor, and remains fast enough to seize any opportunity. Excellent ISO performance and built-in stabilization also make otherwise-challenging light conditions workable. The lens offers further stabilization, rugged weather-resistance, and versatile focal length coverage.
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