Why I Canceled Exclusivity with iStock

If you have been following my work for the past several years, you are probably already aware that I have been very involved with microstock photography. In fact, getting started with microstock is what jump-started my career […]

Lightroom Quick Tip: The Painter Tool

One of my favorite features in Lightroom also seems to be one that is typically under-appreciated. Have you ever noticed that little paint-can icon in the toolbar below your photos in the Library module? ...

Ten Gifts for Photographers Under $100

The holidays are upon us, but there’s nothing like some last-minute shopping to get the blood pumping! If you are still looking for the perfect gift for the photographer in your life, or just want to […]

My 10 Favorite Filters in onOne’s Perfect Effects 9

This article was originally posted on Photofocus.com.

One of the things I love about Perfect Effects inside of the new onOne Perfect Photo Suite 9 is the ability to stack more than one filter, blend them […]

Don’t Ignore the Ordinary

This article was originally posted on Photofocus.

Oftentimes when traveling to a photography destinations, I have a pretty good idea of the photographs that I will be trying to get. Whether it’s an iconic natural formation, […]

Frozen Hot Chocolate: Behind the Scenes

Not long ago, I attended IFBC in Seattle. As a food photographer, food conferences are a great place to learn about the industry and network with other food bloggers. I don’t necessarily consider myself a […]

The Basics of Long Exposure Water Photography

Ever since moving to the Pacific Northwest, I definitely have had my fair share of photographing waterfalls. In fact, I became infatuated with landscape photography after realizing that I could, in fact, photograph something that was [...]

My “Top 10″ Favorite Photography Blogs

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 [...]

New eBook & Tutorials: Step by Step with onOne Software

I just released a brand-new eBook and tutorials set: Step by Step with onOne Software! I have been working diligently on this project for the past few months and it feels SOOO good to finally release it into the wild.

Five “Real Photographer” Myths

Are you a "real" photographer? Of course you are! If you love photography, regardless of your level of experience, then you fit the bill. However we have all seen, heard, or maybe even felt a little bit of dissuasion from other people ...