There are countless benefits to shooting outside your main genre.
To name a few: It opens you up to new styles and influences, broadens your range, makes you a better photographer, and, mainly, it’s just fun to try new things. For the purpose of this book, shooting outside your genre is also an excellent way to jump-start your creativity when you’re bored with your camera.
It’s simple: Just dedicate an entire day to shooting a completely different genre than the one you’re used to. Take a look at the list below and pick a genre or two to start with that is well outside of your normal range. You may even want to consider taking a class in a different genre that interests you.
If You’re Bored with your Camera read This Book is Demetrius Fordham’s fresh and inspiring take on photography. If you’re in a rut, feeling constrained, or looking for a new approach to taking photos, read this book!