A picture speaks a thousand words, and somehow, this saying is even truer with a photograph because of its reality. In the same way that someone who is an artist is more talented and breaks the boundaries of their work if they are passionate, a passionate photographer can be felt through their work.
There are different paths to take for those who become photographers. Some go the academic route, while others learn through experience, and some are lucky enough to do both! Whatever choice of learning a photographer ends up with, I believe that passion is the main and most fundamental ingredients to being an amazing photographer.
Being passionate about what you do means that you will end up enjoying what you do, and making far more effort to master it more and more each day. This is where the saying about never working a day in your life comes in. A passionate photographer will be excited about new challenges and doing things that they have not done before.
A passionate photographer is also true to their artistic style. If you search their portfolios and are happy with their work, it is almost guaranteed that you can rely on that sort of style for the photographs that you want done. A passionate photographer does not simply take pictures; they interpret a scene, create a story in an image, and ensure that they are happy with their final work before even revealing it.
Passionate photography is an art, and if you are looking for artwork as opposed to a product, a passionate photographer is the one that you need to find. These are the people who will make you feel comfortable in your own skin, who will give you real advice, and who will enjoy a photo shoot or photography job just as much as the model.
Jo Stokes Photography produces photographs that possess the style that is promised in portfolios, and is run by Jo-ann, who, is an experienced photographer, and passionate beyond any measure of a doubt.