There are multiple definitions of the word amateur. When it comes to photography, I am, by several of these definitions, an amateur. It’s something that I genuinely enjoy doing, but I am neither paid for it, nor am I particularly skilled. I realize that I have much work to do in both taking and editing photographs. More skilled photographers and photo editors could likely do much better with the same subjects and photos, respectively. However, I also realize that the only way to improve my skill in photography is to go out and shoot. So here we are.
The following are some examples of photos I took while in Boston, Massachusetts, with some of my observations.