Panasonic GH4, Olympus 75mm f/1.8 lens, f/11, 1/400s, ISO 400.

I’m just a kid, but I’ve learned one thing that reduces my stress and gives me peace of mind every time. It’s simply that I need to do what I know I need to do. With the year wrapping up, here are three things I’m doing that are giving me more peace and lower blood […]

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I get excited about black and white portraits, and it’s amazing how much color they really hold. Each color in a portrait is translated into a tone of grey, and we can control those tones to affect the richness of the photograph. I’m pleased with the results I’m getting from Perfect Photo Suite 9, and […]

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Editor’s Note:  This week, we’re focussing on onOne Software’s Perfect Photo Suite.  We’ve asked several Photofocus writers to each make a tutorial.  We’ll also have a free preset pack at the end of the week for you. Black and white photographs let me express my vision. I often prefer then to color (here are three articles about making […]

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Sometimes (oftentimes), I shoot a little sloppily, knowing that I can make a change with software. I do my best to make things as perfect as possible at the time I make a picture, but I know what things I can do later so that I can work most efficiently. For instance, yesterday I was […]

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Lightroom is liberating and fun. It gave me back the results I used to get finishing my pictures in the dark room, plus several techniques that I never learned. It’s a great tool. It’s just not enough. I still need photoshop to help me finish the visions I have for my imagery, and there are […]

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You gotta join us live for our next Google+ Hangout, totally free of charge. Not only will you learn terrific techniques, but if you tune in live, you can be entered to win a Creative Cloud subscription from Adobe, as well as some incredible tools from onOne Software (Note: MUST BE TUNED IN LIVE TO WIN). We kick of Wednesday 12/17, […]

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The simplest thing you can do to make your photography better is to work with other photographers, and working with Mason Johnson has certainly opened my eyes to ideas that continue to tickle my brain and stir my creativity. Mason is a filmmaker and producer and head of Klepticenter Productions based in Utah. I’ve worked with Mason […]

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