And one, and two, and work out those muscles!

I went along on a fitness photoshoot to American Iron Gym at the beginning of 2018. I borrowed a Nikon F3 and shot one roll Ilford 400 film. Models Celeste Noelle and Jenna Rowan were awesome to work with. Here’s the photos from that session.

In the 1970s, we use ‘film’ – a fashion shoot in Reno

Photographer Kevin Waters invited me to come along on an impromptu 1970s photoshoot in Reno…

Photo by Mike Higdon

Haggis, neeps and Scots: A land of green, history and whisky

“Where are you headed?” asked the British customs agent when I arrived at the Manchester…

Photo by Mike Higdon

What’s the point of shooting 365 photos for a year?

Photographers never see the moments we capture. We don’t experience them with our subjects. To…

Photo by Mike Higdon

Creativity is an exhausting slog, punctuated by moments of joy

Creativity vacillates between dopamine-fueled highs and soul-sucking lows. That’s what makes it so fun and terrifying. It’s not…

Getting flashed, a bare-bulb session with models

I took a photography lighting class with M.D. Welch at the Nevada Museum of Art…

Photo by Mike Higdon

#NoFilter: The best 26 photos from the first 6 months of my 365 project

  The first six months of my photo project have changed the way I approach…

Photo by Mike Higdon.

#NoFilter: On photography’s metaphysical relationship between time and shape

In November, a new photographic theme emerged: repeated shapes and revisited narratives. In November, I…

By Mike Higdon

#NoFilter: 4 lessons in 4 months of my first 365 photo project

Taking one photo a day on film for 365 days is an emotional roller coaster. But…