We've featured Matt Klowskowski on our podcast and website a bunch of times. He's a great photo educator and landscape photographer. Matt's also the new guru over at Photofocus partner onOne Software. Matt has a special program kicking off to help photographers... it's called 12 Months with Matt Kloskowski. His goal is to offer exclusive video training, presets, and a moderated Flickr group. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Mrxrv2s5MA He's also thrown in an in-depth video sharing his approach to organizing photos in both Adobe Lightroom … [Read more...] about Go In-Depth with Matt Kloskowski
You gotta join us live for today's 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 today, Wednesday 12/17, 1:00pm Eastern, 10:00am Pacific.1:00 pm Eastern. RSVP here and it'll show your local time. If you've ever had a question about Lightroom, you've surely benefitted from Matt Kloskowski's incredible … [Read more...] about Don’t Miss Today’s Lightroom Hangout with Matt Kloskowski
This week's podcast interviews photographers Mark Morrow and Matt Kloskowski. Mark is a landscape photographer and writer for Photofocus. Matt is the newly appointed VP of Photography at onOne and you may know him from his many books and workshops. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/178623823" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="175" iframe="true" /] Get the show here or get it on iTunes Don't forget to post a review on iTunes. Mark Morrow Mark Morrow is an active … [Read more...] about Matt Kloskowski & Mark Morrow| Photofocus Podcast 11/25/14
When: Monday, November 17 at 11:00am PST Where: Google+ & This Post (Live streaming in the video below) Watch LIVE for a chance to win a copy of onOne Software's Perfect Photo Suite 9! Click Here to Sign Up and Watch! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q3WP5RGoPjw?rel=0] To learn more about how Google Hangouts work, click here http://www.google.com/+/learnmore/hangouts/. Joining the hangout will let you ask questions and chat with attendees. The video will also be recorded and rebroadcasted if you are unable to watch the live … [Read more...] about Live Hangout with onOne Software and Matt Kloskowski!
I've been following a lot of photography blogs and websites for many years. The vast amount of information about photography on the Internet today is one of the main ways that I was able to learn more about digital photography and post-processing, and it just keeps getting better. So, if you're looking for some good content to add to your RSS reader (such as Feedly, my personal favorite), then here is an excellent list to get you started. By the way, these are listed in no particular order ... I love them all so much I don't think I would be … [Read more...] about My “Top 10” Favorite Photography Blogs
Editor's Note: This is a guest post from Matt Kloskowski who's a lead instructor at Photoshop World. You can take a class called Lights, Aerial Camera, Action! with Russell Brown at the conference. Last week, I posted some thoughts about the quad copters/drones that have become really popular lately. I mostly posted about how I personally didn't find them useful for landscape photography. This time, I wanted to post a few follow up thoughts. Look for Patterns Bill Fortney (amazing photographer, amazing guy, awesome friend of mine)shared … [Read more...] about More Thoughts and a Really Cool Video on Quadcopters
This week's podcast interviews photographer Matt Kloskowski from Kelby One. Rich and Melissa also check in with Chase Reynolds about two hot pieces of gear and prime lenses. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/158511681" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="175" iframe="true" /] Get the show here or get it on iTunes Don't forget to post a review on iTunes. Hot Gear Segment Rich Harrington and Melissa Niu catch up with LensRentals.com to talk about some of the hottest new pieces … [Read more...] about Matt Kloskowski & Hot Gear| Photofocus Podcast 7/15/14
This is a guest post by Matt Kloskowski be sure to catch him at this year's Photoshop World. Theres been speculation for a while now, but its confirmed. Apple is stopping future development of Aperture. The writings been on the wall for a while now. Aperture actually came out right around the time when Lightroom did (even a little before). But its been stagnant on version 3 for a while now, and Lightroom has continually pulled ahead. Anyway, all the debates over which is/was better don't matter much now. If youre an Aperture user, its time to … [Read more...] about 10 Things Aperture Users Need to Know About Lightroom
Editors Note: We're pleased to host this guest post from Matt Kloskowski. When Lightroom 5 released, Adobe made it so the Spot Removal tool was actually a brush. Before LR5, it was simply just a circle. All you could do was remove tiny spots (and maybe some larger spots if you were creative). But in LR5, now you can brush just like you could with any other brush, and it makes for a great retouching tool. But theres two key tips that help out a lot in making it a better tool for retouching. Lets take a … [Read more...] about Retouching Tips in Lightroom with Matt Kloskowski
Editors Note: We're pleased to host this guest post from Matt Kloskowski. Starting with Lightroom 5, Adobe released something called a Smart Preview. Its basically a preview of your photo, thats big enough to let you work on your photos even if the drive theyre on isn't connected. Why Use Smart Previews Smart Previews are a great option for people who like to stay mobile because they don't always need to keep their external drives with them. So whats the tradeoff? Why not build a Smart Preview for everything? Well, they take up space on your … [Read more...] about Do Lightroom Smart Previews Really Take Up Much Space?
Editors Note: We're pleased to host this guest post from Matt Kloskowski. This video is all about folders. Its probably one of the most-asked-about topics I hear from Lightroom users everywhere. The Folders panel in the Library module is where your photos are stored. So, before keywords, collections, stars, ratings, smart collections or anything else like that, you have folders in their simplest form. And understanding how that panel works is important. So heres a few little tips and tricks around working with folders that can make it a little … [Read more...] about Get Organized with Folders in Lightroom
He may be a best-selling book author, podcast host and world renown photography instructor, but don't let his devilish good looks fool you. He's a 1st degree black belt equipped with the Lightroom and Taekwondo skills to throw down any artist. In our latest podcast, I had the privilege of chatting with Matt about his work, the future of the industry and his journey of photography. Take a seat, get comfortable and gaze at some of Mother Nature's beauty as we introduce you to Matt Kloskowski and his stunning landscape photography. In my … [Read more...] about Matt Kloskowski – Landscape Photographer & Instructor
Here is the new podcast feed: feed://feeds.feedburner.com/photofocuspodcast Get the show here or get it on iTunes Don't forget to post a review on iTunes. This week's show is a triple feature... we tackle three areas of the photo industry that are hot topics. First up, Scott Bourne interviews Rich Harrington about how to get started in DSLR video. Rich Harrington then takes the microphone and talks to Terry White from Adobe about changes at Adobe as well as Terry's photography. Our third segment, Melissa Niu interviews Matt Kloskowski of … [Read more...] about DSLR Video, Terry White, and Matt Kloskowski — Photofocus Podcast 10/5/13