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B&H Nikon Sale

Nikon Bundle Savings Going on B&H

B&H has some great savings going on right on multiple products. If you’re looking at upgrading or just enjoy browsing you might want to check out what they have to offer. Nikon Bundle Savings

October 8th, 2015 | Comments Off on Nikon Bundle Savings Going on B&H

Making Those Really Big Images

Well this is the last post before Photoshop World next week and I thought I’d talk about one of my new favorite areas and that’s making Panos. With ACR 8.4 it’s now possible to select multiple images in ACR, combine them into a pano, then do the final touches. At first I thought this would […]

August 7th, 2015 | Comments Off on Making Those Really Big Images

One Little Brush with Big Results

If you ever listened to me teach or read much on the blog then you know that I do use Adobe Camera Raw as the mainstay for my finishing work. For me it’s the fastest process for my workflow and that’s what matters the most. Keep in mind that Lightroom CC has the same controls […]

August 4th, 2015 | Comments Off on One Little Brush with Big Results

New Techniques For Old Images

One question that I’m always plagued with is, is it worth going back over older images and refinishing them? As programs become more advanced it becomes easier and easier to finish those favorite photographs that we all take. However, is it worth the time to do so? I truly don’t know the answer but I […]

August 3rd, 2015 | Comments Off on New Techniques For Old Images
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Processing Quickly

Over the last week I have been very busy getting images finished for a client and they are really starting to pile up. I’ve already done 1700 images and there’s still more to do but thankfully with the help of Adobe Camera Raw there are some time saving techniques that I thought others might enjoy. […]

June 15th, 2015 | Comments Off on Processing Quickly
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Great Summer Deals Going on at B&H

Just announced are some great savings going at B&H with bundling offers that can save a lot. If you’re looking for something new or wanting to improve the locker this summer, it might be worth checking out what they have to offer. The special is going on until June 27th so there’s plenty of time […]

June 1st, 2015 | Comments Off on Great Summer Deals Going on at B&H
Lightroom 6

Lightroom 6 Announced Today

For those that might not have heard already, Adobe announced today that Lightroom 6 is now available. You can purchase them from B&H separately if you are not a Adobe Creative Cloud member. If you want to learn all the new things that are going on inside Lightroom, Scott and RC are doing live webcasts […]

April 21st, 2015 | Comments Off on Lightroom 6 Announced Today
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Summing Up Africa

My brother has for the last couple of years really embraced video and video editing and has done an amazing job in a very short period of time, coming up with his own content. Last week he published on his blog a short video on African Wildlife that he made from our trip to Mala […]

April 17th, 2015 | Comments Off on Summing Up Africa
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Adobe Camera Raw 8.8

Yesterday Adobe released Camera Raw 8.8. If you’ve been following my blog then you know how much of a fan I am of ACR and how much time it saves in my post finishing process. If you haven’t used it before I suggest you give it a try. If you’re already using it then you […]

March 20th, 2015 | Comments Off on Adobe Camera Raw 8.8

14-24mm to 18mm

For many years now I have had the 14-24mm AF-S f/2.8 lens in my camera bag. When it comes to landscape photography you really want to be able to go wide at times. Not every shot, but there are those occasions where the wide shot can tell a more complete story. That range of the […]

March 18th, 2015 | Comments Off on 14-24mm to 18mm