Author: Brooke Shaden

Brooke Shaden

Brooke Shaden is a fine art photographer and popular blogger living and working in the Los Angeles area where she runs photo workshops. Her passion lies in creating new worlds through photographs, a passion which was recently recognized by Academy award-winning director Ron Howard when he chose her work as part-inspiration for a short film in Canon’s Imagin8tion competition. Her vision extends beyond the realm of the camera, creating images that resemble paintings and speak of an era that is not our own. Each image is a story.


Posts by Brooke Shaden:


Creating a Series of Images


At the start of my career, I assumed that all images were created individually, and so I trained myself to think up completely new ideas daily. While my portfolio was still cohesive because of a similar style running through it, the pictures didn’t belong together. I only started to understand the importance of a series…


Defining Your Style


I believe that fi­guring out your personal style of photography, or art in general, is the number one thing that will not only set you apart from the crowd, but will set you on a path to being personally fu­lfilled. Style can be a very daunting thing to defi­ne, because we are diverse people as…

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