Happy World Photography Day!
Celebrate World Photography Day! August 19 is annual World Photography Day across the world! Created by Australian photographer Korske Ara in 2009, the main purpose of this day is to celebrate the art and science of photography as well as to connect people and raise awareness through photography activities. So here we have six ideas you might want to do to celebrate the day! Choose the ones you find most exciting and enjoy World Photography Day!
Explore a picturesque place
Go outside and explore the beautiful places in the city with your camera! There are plenty of photogenic sites in Toronto! It will be fun to shoot something that is completely different from your current style and share photos with your friends! Check out the list of the places and take the best shot of the moments on World Photography Day!
Join a photography community
Whether you are an amateur or professional photographer, a photography community is a great place to share your work and show yourself. Sharing your work online can help you get feedback and interact with fellow photographers! Check out the list of top 20 online photography communities and sign up today!
Start a photoblog
Create your first photography blog! Based on what was photographed, share your stories and your photos. If you are worried about what to write, don’t take it too seriously! Imagine that you are just writing for yourself. Whether you want to be a professional or an amateur photographer, a photography blog is the best way to show your amazing work!
Make a DIY photography gift
Give your loved one a unique photography gift on this special day! Use your photos that you’ve been saved in your computer. There are so many creative things that you can do with the photos. From a phone case, mug and calendar to a photo bookmark and block, you can turn your photos into an amazing gift! Check out some great ideas and make one today!
Start a 365 project
A 365 project is a photography challenge that you take at least one photograph every single day! Any topics, fields or genres can be great ideas for your project. If you have a child, this is also a great way to show the growth of them as well! Start the project on World Photography Day and throughout the year, you will see changes based on your theme. Check out some tips on how to do a 365 project!
Start taking a lesson
If you have always wanted to learn photography, start taking lessons today! GTA Photography Classes provide you from Photo 101 to 1-day workshop, including Travel Photography, Food Photography, Night Photography and so much more! Check out our adult classes and reserve your spot before you miss out!