Alain Briot

Alain Briot

Alain Briot creates fine art photographs, teaches workshops and offers DVD tutorials on composition, raw conversion, optimization, printing and marketing. Alain is the author of Mastering Landscape Photography, Mastering Photographic Composition and Marketing Fine Art Photography. All 3 books are available from Alain’s website as well as from most bookstores. You can find more information about Alain's work, writings and tutorials as well as subscribe to Alain’s Free Monthly Newsletter on his website. You will receive over 40 essays in PDF format, including chapters from Alain’s books, when you subscribe.
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Mobius Arch Silhouette

Turning Photographs Into Art Part 3: Underexposure and Low-Key Images

Black is the queen of all colors. Henri Matisse 1 - Dusk in the Chinle Buttes There is no road there. The only sign of


Turning Photographs Into Art Part 2: Simplicity

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. Leonardo da Vinci 1 - Walking in a canyon I am walking down a canyon in Northern Arizona.  The morning


Step 4: I optimized color and contrast

Turning Photographs into Art Part 1: Letting Go

Art is difference, innovation and aesthetics. Alain Briot 1 - Introduction This is the first essay in a new series focused on turning photographs into


A large painting by Michael Stoyanov in my home.

Collecting Art Part 4: Building a Collection

The collector is an artist in his own way, by the way he puts things together. You can read a person's soul from their collection.


My Home Gallery

Collecting Art Part 3: Visiting Galleries

To own a piece of work done by an Artist is to possess one of their facets, one of the windows of their life. David