Tag: jpedersenphotography

Luminar 2018 Photo Editing Video – Preset Overview

Luminar 2018 Photo Editing Video – Preset Overview

Just completed a new video for the image editing software Luminar 2018 from the Skylum software company.  As I am diving in to learning Luminar as a possible replacement for Adobe Lightroom, I am creating and posting short videos about different aspects of the software. My goal is to provide quick, easily digestible information about … Continue reading Luminar 2018 Photo Editing Video – Preset Overview

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Loving Our Parks To Death

Loving Our Parks To Death

A couple of recent announcements has once again brought to the forefront how much we are loving our National Parks and other scenic areas to death and causing our government to step in and try to manage the situation. First was an announcement a few weeks ago about the ban on using tripods in Zion … Continue reading Loving Our Parks To Death

Preserve memories by printing your photographs

Preserve memories by printing your photographs

I just wrote a recent post about how I create a book each year with the best of my images from the previous year.  It's a way for me to preserve and reflect on what I've accomplished, and, it's a way for me to evaluate and learn from the year and strive to be better … Continue reading Preserve memories by printing your photographs

Photographing Bears in Katmai Alaska

Photographing Bears in Katmai Alaska

For 2018 Jack Graham and I  are pleased to announce our photography workshop in Katmai National Park photographing bears and landscapes.   It is an epic journey, one that is sure to be a bucket list item for many photographers.    It is an inclusive workshop with no additional expenses, except for airfare from your home … Continue reading Photographing Bears in Katmai Alaska

Pictures are talking to me

Pictures are talking to me

Have you ever used the phrase “it speaks to me”?   It’s a fairly common phrase and one that most people understand what it means, even if they might not be able to agree on the exact definition for it.  Most often its in reference to something creative, like music, photography, or design, something that can … Continue reading Pictures are talking to me

Luminar 2018 Brush Tool Intro

Luminar 2018 Brush Tool Intro

I've been teaching myself a new image editing software that was just released a couple months ago, called Luminar 2018 from a company called Skylum (formerly Macphun).  It's a powerful and comprehensive tool in your digital darkroom and a worthy contender to the Adobe products. Check out the vid here      https://youtu.be/Fdr-A6mcPfw

Alaska Photo Workshop Video

Alaska Photo Workshop Video

I had previously posted a long narrative detailing out our recent scouting trip to Alaska to photograph the bears feeding on the migrating salmon.     Look back on my blog to read the 6 part series. For me on this trip, I was also filming the action for the purpose of creating a video … Continue reading Alaska Photo Workshop Video