Skip to content

Quick Tips

Use a docking station to help back up your files
Use a professional photography head to improve your bird photography
Clone your master hard drive
Photoshop screen mode can be of help to you
Getting the most from a photography convention
Abstract photo art: Save multiple versions
Finding the right background for your still life
Tripods allow for more creative photography
Automating your editing with custom Looks in Luminar Flex
Backing up your files
Image manipulation can help complete your vision
Add a workspace in Luminar Flex

More posts

flowers_abstract_2560p

Abstract photo art: Save multiple versions

When you are creating layered abstract photo art using Photoshop it’s important to save different versions as you work. There’s a tendency to get so involved in the creation of the image you can pass by the best iteration and

Read More
hard_drive_board_P1222373_2560p

Backing up your files

As I travel around the country teaching photography I often hear tales of woe from people. People who didn’t have a back-up in place for their computer. It is said that it is not if a hard drive will fail,

Read More
Processed with a Work-space I call Glow and Structure that includes Orton Effect, Soft Glow, Structure, Micro Structure and Vignette.

Add a workspace in Luminar Flex

With Luminar Flex, you can speed up your creative workflow by using and creating workspaces. If you use the same set of filters regularly but often change the settings you can set up a workspace with just those filters available

Read More
bird photography roufus hummingbird

One word for better bird photography

Here’s a tip that will make your bird photography step up a notch. Patience. Spending time getting to know your subject before beginning to make images will increase your chances of adding more keepers to your files. That means setting

Read More
photofocus_video_grabs_2560p

Use video frame grabs to create still images

You can create still images from video by using frame grabs. Many pieces of software make it possible to grab stills. Frame grabs can be created using Photoshop, Premiere Pro or Final Cut Pro professional software. In addition, you can

Read More
infrared_courthouse_butte_1420554_2560p

Infrared photography extends your options

Having a camera converted to infrared can add to your creative quiver of tools. When the sun gets too harsh for most photography subjects in the landscape, infrared images tend to shine. Infrared makes trees glow and increases contrast in

Read More
flowers_abstract_2560p

Abstract photo art: Save multiple versions

When you are creating layered abstract photo art using Photoshop it’s important to save different versions as you work. There’s a tendency to get so involved in the creation of the image you can pass by the best iteration and

Read More
hard_drive_board_P1222373_2560p

Backing up your files

As I travel around the country teaching photography I often hear tales of woe from people. People who didn’t have a back-up in place for their computer. It is said that it is not if a hard drive will fail,

Read More
Processed with a Work-space I call Glow and Structure that includes Orton Effect, Soft Glow, Structure, Micro Structure and Vignette.

Add a workspace in Luminar Flex

With Luminar Flex, you can speed up your creative workflow by using and creating workspaces. If you use the same set of filters regularly but often change the settings you can set up a workspace with just those filters available

Read More
bird photography roufus hummingbird

One word for better bird photography

Here’s a tip that will make your bird photography step up a notch. Patience. Spending time getting to know your subject before beginning to make images will increase your chances of adding more keepers to your files. That means setting

Read More
photofocus_video_grabs_2560p

Use video frame grabs to create still images

You can create still images from video by using frame grabs. Many pieces of software make it possible to grab stills. Frame grabs can be created using Photoshop, Premiere Pro or Final Cut Pro professional software. In addition, you can

Read More
infrared_courthouse_butte_1420554_2560p

Infrared photography extends your options

Having a camera converted to infrared can add to your creative quiver of tools. When the sun gets too harsh for most photography subjects in the landscape, infrared images tend to shine. Infrared makes trees glow and increases contrast in

Read More
fill_light_at_high_noon_for_group_photography_P1176026_2560

Prevent shadows in outdoor photographs

The best way to prevent shadows in outdoor photographs is to not pose your subjects in full sun. Sometimes that isn’t possible. Adding lots of fill light is the answer to making your subjects look more natural. In this case

Read More

Want more updates?

Get the latest education, inspiration, reviews and news delivered each week to your inbox.

Enter to win!

Achieve accurate colors with the new SpyderX Create Kit. Enter our contest today to win!