Appreciating Photography

Bumping into a photographer as your date at speed dating Houston events should be intriguing. Imagine getting involved with such a creative person and the beautiful memories that you both will create via photographs.

Photographs remind us of who we were, who we are and often who we are going to be, it pierces deeper than what our eyes meet, it takes a realistic mind to interpret the true essence of great photography.

Having your date as a photographer guarantees an incredible photography history; memories made into life, and the box of happiness unlocked. But you have your part to play to ensure these moments.

Few tips below should be able to point us to ways which we can appreciate great photography.

First, Lazlo Moholy-Nagy famously said, “Anyone who fails to understand photography will be one of the illiterates of the future.”  Always look out for the best in every photograph; each photograph connotes a meaning and being vague will not only diminish its value, but also the time spent on it will seem not worthwhile.

Second, a word of appreciation wouldn’t hurt.  Note; words like ‘wow,’ ‘amazing,’ ‘incredible’ etc. should be avoided, spend some time explaining why it’s fantastic or incredible. Explain with specific reasons why you love the photographs; this certainly warms the photographer’s (your date), heart.  

According to Aaron Siskind “photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever…it remembers little things long after you have forgotten everything.“ this means that securing a photograph while out on your date wouldn’t be a bad idea. It shows that you do appreciate and places value on your relationships.

There are a couple of ways to enjoy your time out with your photographer date, better You are enjoying with a camera than with nothing!
Also, you could decide to visit some popular parks and places in Houston, that is if you both are fortunate to go on a second date. Places like;

McGovern Centennial Gardens

This site has a captivating attraction that triggers bond and Love; it reminds you that a thing of beauty is a joy forever. The centerpiece is a hill with a cascading waterfall, overlooking a large open lawn.
It offers benches, fountain, and a Japanese style gazebo. It’s undoubtedly a great pick and place to take memorable photographs.

Buffalo Bayou Park

Another excellent choice for a good photography session with your partner is undoubtedly the park. When visiting the park, make sure you take a shot on the Sabine Street bridge, it’s a great choice, and you will undoubtedly love the outcome. The bridges concrete column makes way for beautiful backdrops for pictures.

Beaches: One along the Bolivar Peninsula.

This Beautiful piece of coastline sits between the Gulf of Mexico and Galveston Bay. It’s one of the calmest and most picture-perfect beaches in the Houston area. If I were you, I would snap my whole beauty of a self at this beach.

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