Stephen Power

IrelandLimerick, Ireland
20
years of
experience
Specialty: People
Stephen Power is an award-winning digital photographer and photography teacher based in County Limerick, Ireland. He has 28 years experience as a published photographer and specialises in advertising, editorial, portrait and travel photography. Stephen won the 2007 NAPP Guru Award for photography and was awarded the trophy at the "Photoshop World" event, in Boston, USA. Also in 2007 the prestigious Association of Editorial Photographers of the UK & Ireland honoured Stephen Power with a "Showcase" of his work. Stephen has a Masters Degree in adult education from the Southbank University, London and has over 20 years experience of teaching adults - at all skill levels.
Photo Critique
Rating
4.4
Photographer: Tom Dolan
Camera:
Nikon D90
Critiqued by: Stephen Power
This is the most puzzling image I have seen via GuruShots. I genuinely don't know what to make of it. My gut reaction is that something doesn't quite ring true abou...
Photo Critique
Rating
1.9
Photographer: hallie madhoun
Camera: GE X5
Critiqued by: Stephen Power
A fairly dull photo of a not very interesting flower, taken too far above the plant, with the focus of the camera in exactly the wrong place. You need a bit more work...
Photo Critique
Rating
4.9
Photographer: Sarah Becker
Camera:
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W230
Critiqued by: Stephen Power
The model's position is awkward and stiff. While it is a good idea not to photograph women "square on" her right shoulder is too straight on to the camera, and her le...
Photo Critique
Rating
7
Photographer: siobhain moriarty
Camera:
Canon EOS 5D
Critiqued by: Stephen Power
There is an old joke about press photographers who only need to do two things to take a good shot - 1) set f8 and 2) be there! Well, you were there, and you pointed y...
Photo Critique
Rating
7
Photographer: Sue Bernhard - Smith
Camera:
Sony Alpha 700
Critiqued by: Stephen Power
A well seen and well-taken image that conveys real emotion. There are some compositional errors; the subject seems too tightly cropped; the eyes are slightly too low...
Photo Critique
Rating
9
Photographer: Gabriel JosE Aguilar
Camera:
Sony Alpha DSLR-A330
Critiqued by: Stephen Power
The photographer has set out to create a photograph that captures calmness and tranquility and has achieved this very well. he has waited for the right time of evenin...