Faith in Stone

I’m not a religious person. But I do believe in something higher than humans out there. I do believe in traditions. And I do respect religion.   My wife and I recently had a Hebrew […]


#AskScottWyden – Seeing Unicorns

Today’s question may not appear photography related, but just you wait! Justin asked, “Have you ever seen a unicorn?” In the video you will see my answer to this question. I want also point out […]



Whenever I walk around the streets of a city I always look up. I have to. Because if I don’t I will miss opportunities like this one. Meet Spike, a building which I happily named […]


CoSchedule – Your WordPress Editorial Calendar

CoSchedule is your WordPress editorial calendar for content and social media sharing. The software is not free, but it’s also not too expensive. For about $100 a year you can easily manage your content within […]


Lighthouse on the Rocks

Usually when you see a lighthouse photograph there is tons of water in between the camera and the lighthouse. But this photograph shows something else. It shows tons of rocks in between the camera and […]


#AskScottWyden – Networking With Other Photographers

Welcome to the first of what I hope to be many #AskScottWyden articles. These are going to be shorter text articles that have straight to the point answers. Depending on the question I will also […]


An Unexpected Car Ad

Sometimes while walking the streets of New York City there are moments where things just click into place. For example, in this photograph of a Mini was on a busy intersection of NYC.  I noticed […]


The View Of Up

When looking through a camera’s viewfinder from the ground up at a building, there is distortion that occurs. This distortion causes buildings to look like a triangle. There are multiple ways to correct for this, […]


Free WordPress Introduction Class at B&H Photo in NYC

I am happy to share that I’m teaching a class at the B&H Photo event space in NYC. The class is called “WordPress for Photographers – An Introduction” and is 100% free! If you are […]


When Blown Out Highlights Work

Many times in photographs when an area is so white that there is no detail, the photo is not as attractive. In fact, many times, those blown out highlights don’t work and distract from the […]


Artistic Expressions Photo Contest

I’m honored to be judging another photo contest at ViewBug.  The topic this time is called Artistic Expressions, and I invite you to join! If you are not a member of ViewBug then please be […]


The Impact of Simplicity

Like the photos I shared the other day, these are very similar. The difference is literally color versus black and white. The color photo was cross processed using a white light balance to bring out […]