Talk about changing things up. Last week, we were wet ‘n wild in the cool climate of Little Zig Zag Falls in Oregon. Now, we’re in the scorching hot and arid cauldron of Death Valley National Park in California. If you’ve never been to this amazing place, be sure to fix that. Just try to […]

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A wedding photographer colleague of mine came to me the other day bummed out. She had gotten a less than stellar review on one of the bridal industry’s most used websites for brides to find vendors. She was frustrated and I was surprised. I know her work well and she’s exceptional. She’s cultivated a style […]

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Embracing obstacles

After that wonderful time traipsing around the lush tropics of Hawaii, we find ourselves back in the good ol’ verdant lands of Oregon. This time, we’re going to visit Little Zig Zag Falls, just outside of the cutely named town of Rhododendron. The area is aptly named because of the zigging and zagging creek that flows down […]

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Last week’s episode of Photo Methodology focused on the beautiful waterfalls of Oregon and for this week, we’re going to turn our attention to the rugged, verdant landscapes of Hawaii’s Big Island. The Big Island is one of those places that offers up a beautiful visual just about anywhere you turn your head. One of […]

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Taken at Latourell Falls in the Columbia River Gorge, Oregon

We’re going to shift gears from talking about the fiery skies at Balanced Rock to the watery spray of Latourell Falls in Oregon. If you’re coming from Portland to visit the beautiful waterfall circuit along the Columbia River Gorge, Latourell Falls will be the first that you’ll come across (shortly after the Vista House stop). It’s a great […]

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Editor’s Note: We’re adding regular columns at Photofocus.  We’re pleased to introduce a new one from photographer Brian Matiash which will run each Tuesday.  Be sure to leave a comment below about the new format and offer Brian ideas and encouragement.  Enjoy! Welcome to the first installment of my new weekly series, Photo Methodology. Everyday, […]

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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 excellent prizes to help you in your work. (Note: MUST BE TUNED IN LIVE TO WIN). We kick off Wednesday 5/27, 4:00pm Eastern, 3:00pm Central, 2:00pm Mountain, and 1:00pm […]

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