Since its beginning, enthusiasm for Nature Photography Day continues to grow worldwide. Each year, June 15 is designated by the North America Nature Photography Association (NANPA) to promote the enjoyment of nature photography, and to explain how images are used to advance the cause of conservation and protect plants, wildlife, and landscapes locally and worldwide. NANPA … Continue reading Nature Photography Day – June 15th
I'm always looking for more efficiency and effectiveness from my gear, so I'm always on the look out for gadgets or hacks that I can use to make my photographic life a bit easier or more effective. One challenge I've had since acquiring the Fujifilm GFX Medium Format camera system, is what to do about … Continue reading Charge GFX camera batteries on the go!
Our latest podcast was just released this morning. In it we discuss a wide range of topics in this podcast, touching on how to be creative in a popular location with tons of tourists and photographers, are tripods really necessary any longer and some recent news shaking up the camera industry. Plus, a lively discussion from … Continue reading Photography Podcast – Spring Tulips
Spring has sprung here in Oregon. YAY! I gotta admit, I have grown tired of the grey and wet weather (but hey, that's what makes this place so green!)We are fortunate in this area to have some amazing flower farms that provides a huge variety of color, texture and pattern to shoot throughout the year. … Continue reading Spring Photography – Tulips
I'm sitting here after a week off at the coast with the family for Spring Break. We had a great family time together, enjoying everything the Oregon coast had to offer from varied weather, sandy beaches, rocky coastlines, tide pools, forest streams, small quaint towns and lots of great downtime and reconnection with the family. … Continue reading Running a Photo Business
Every time I go out, I hope to come back with at least one image that I like. It doesn't have to be a great, epic image that I will hang on the wall....my aspirations aren't that high. I am happy if I have at least one image that I am proud of, that is … Continue reading One Picture Makes the Trip
I just completed an introductory video on my YouTube channel for working with layers in Luminar 3 photo editing software. If you've never done photo editing with layers, it's a wonderful way to build up all of your different edits to an image, in a targeted and non-destructive way. I highly encourage you to explore … Continue reading Luminar 3 Photo Editing – working with layers