Photography Is Just Like Music

948 WordsDec 8, 20154 Pages
“A picture is worth a thousand words.” You have probably heard that quote just about a thousand times. None the less I believe that a picture can tell a story or convey more than just a image. Photography allows us to share and communicate with people everywhere, express ourselves, and capture any moment we wish. Taking a picture is a lot like painting on a blank canvas; except the world is your canvas and you can take a picture of whatever you want. Pictures can be anything you desire, I believe that a picture can say a lot more than a word can. Photography is just like music. There are not any language barriers or cultural barriers. Photography gives us the ability to communicate with people from all around the world with just a mere image. The art of photography, I believe has the ability to speak to the best and most generous part of our human nature. Which is the desire to share what we find beautiful and interesting with others. I believe that photography can create a real connection to people as well as engage a positive agent and opportunities facing our world now. Photos can be taken from one part of the world and seen on another and show us a new way of life we have never been exposed to. For example National Geographic is famous for their pictures in their magazines or on their websites. They get across what is happening in the other parts of the world such as global warming. One of my favorite photos from them is a picture taken from under water of a polar bear
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