I do enjoy macro and close up photography work. There is a whole world to be explored and many stories to tell in the smallest of details all around us. Regardless of camera system I have had, I've always had at least one macro lens to capture the intimate details of the natural world. As … Continue reading Nikon Diopter – Old School – On a Fuji Camera
Author: John Pedersen Photo
What is essential to you in your photo bag? That one thing you won't leave home without when you go on a shoot. Is it dependent on what you're going to be shooting or is it just an essential all of the time? Have those "essentials" changed over time for you? As I'm sure … Continue reading Photography Essentials
Just thought I'd put this out there as it's a piece of software I use for editing my images and I've been extremely pleased with the speed and quality of processing of my images. It's really brought some amazing things to my workflow. Luminar3 is regularly $69, but for a limited time to celebrate the … Continue reading Luminar3 Photo Editing Software SALE
I'm not a huge user of Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) but I am a subscriber and I do use it occasionally, so I keep the software updated on my computers through the Creative Cloud. Just today an update to ACR was released and the big news in this is a new feature called "Enhance Details". … Continue reading Adobe Camera Raw Update – Detail Enhancer
It's the start of a new year and photography workshop season is spinning up. I'm finishing the last bits of preparation for my workshops, updating syllabuses, creating new presentations, researching new locations and finalizing several new teaching courses. It's a lot of work, but it's something that I am highly motivated to do in order … Continue reading Are Photo Workshops right for you?
Just finished a quick video about how to quickly apply the same edits across multiple images in Luminar 3 photo editing software. If you want to check it out, click HERE To learn more about Luminar 3, check it out HERE I am a photo workshop leader and photography educator based in the Pacific … Continue reading Luminar 3 Photo Editing – Sync Edits Quick Tip
For t hose of you who don't know, I purchased a Fujifilm GFX50S medium format camera and lenses several months ago. I did an initial Youtube video about my impressions and now I'm back to give some more thoughts to it now that I've spent some time in the field with it. I've continued to … Continue reading Fujifilm GFX50S Medium Format Camera – Update