Editors Note: If you're thinking about attending Photoshop World, today is the last day to get the early bird rate of $200 off. If you've been sitting on the fence, check out the registration page now. This Photoshop World will mark my 30th event Ive attended in the past 15 years.In that time, Ive transformed from a beginner into an instructor. Youre probably wondering, why are you still attending if you know this stuff. Its simple, I get to network and build connections with others...not just other instructors but attendees as well. First … [Read more...] about Building Connections at Photoshop World
DISCLAIMER: Drobo sponsors the Photofocus podcast. This review was not purchased and is independent of our arrangement to promote Drobo products. The folks over at Drobo have been on a rampage releasing new products lately with major upgrades across the whole product line. Weve already given detailed reviews on the Drobo 5D and Mini which both Scott and I have been using. Just last week a new box arrived... the Drobo 5N. Ive unwrapped and set mine up (Scotts done the same) and wed like to share a few thoughts on how the Drobo 5N fits into … [Read more...] about The Drobo 5N – Mini Review
Guest Post by Yesterday Scott wrote a great post called Whos on your team? Photographers need a network. The blog hit a few nerves with a lot of people, because Scott talked about one of the most sensitive topics out there, support from your family and those people closest to you. In all honesty, its not hard to argue that all of us need support from our family and friends in whatever dreams were chasing, but there are some characteristics that I think make photography unique. First, its an art form. You need solid reactions from those … [Read more...] about Who’s On Your Team Part Two
This is probably going to be hard to write. I have to share some advice with you today that will be tough to hear. Some might even get angry with me for sharing this advice. But I've seen enough evidence lately to know I have to talk about this. So here goes... Who's on your team? No I mean REALLY on your team? Does your spouse, your mother, your father, your best friend, your boss, your child, your boyfriend/girlfriend really, really, really support you in your creative/photographic endeavors? If not, you may need to make some changes - … [Read more...] about Who’s On Your Team? Photographers Need A Network.