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Complete Lightroom Photo Editing Process

There isn’t really a right or a wrong way to edit your pictures. If you are getting paid commission to produce images for something specific, you may want to consider other peoples tastes and preferences to make sure you continue to get work in the future. If not, do whatever you want with them! I […]

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Lightroom File Import Workflow For Beginners

In my previous video blog, I broke down how I structure my files to be able to find them easily. That file structure lends itself to the next step in this process: importing photos. The first thing that I do is create the file that I am going to be putting all the photos in. […]

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File Structure for Work Flow Optimization

When I first began practicing photography, I ran into problems with the way I saved my work. It seemed like a simple thing at first. Over time I came to realize that there are many different factors to consider when saving pictures. Above is a brief video explaining how I organize my pictures. I begin […]

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3 Lessons 9 Chocolate Lab Puppies

Every experience is a learning one. I don’t pretend to know anything in fear of looking like a complete ass. So, although I would say I know quite a bit about both photography and dogs, I did not walk away from my session without any mistakes and lessons to learn from. Here are my top […]

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How to Force Progress in Photography

The world of cameras is a daunting place, particularly when you just get into it. There are not only a ton of different brands, software, and technical specifications, but also endless equipment and an ever-changing business environment. It can definitely get overwhelming. Just keep in mind what you are passionate for and everything else will […]

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Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus Camera

With the advancing modern technology, many people have taken to their phone cameras to explore photography. The iPhone 7 Plus has set an impressive new standard in what a camera phone is expected to do. Cameras and phones have advanced enough to be able to take a great picture without a heavy investment and technical […]

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An Overview of Photographic Lighting

There are many aspects of pictures which must be understood to see a significant improvement in your image. In anyone’s top three should be lighting. Lighting is essential to even make it possible to capture an image. Fully comprehending light and its properties will lead to a noticeable step up in your photography game. Light […]

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Perspective vs Perception

“Some people see the glass half full. Others see it half empty. I see a glass that’s twice as big as it needs to be.” ― George Carlin I write often about both perception and perspective with regards to many aspects of photography and the camera world. They relate to all aspects of life. It’s […]

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5 Tips to Improve Your Composition

1. Framing There are an endless amount of natural or manmade frames through with you can position your subject in a shot. Find a hole in the wall, an archway, or tree clearing that you can put into your picture in a way that compliments the image. A stand and shoot approach creates lifeless images; […]

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A Quick Beginners Guide to ISO

Think of the last time you walked outside from a dark theater and were blinded by the light. Sun glasses help filter the brightness, but if we could simply make our eyes more or less sensitive we wouldn’t need them. The progression of digital photography has transitioned the focus away from the importance of ISO […]

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