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My Dirty (Photography) Secrets

The life we tend to share online is oftentimes showing the highlights of our lives, much of it good, and we usually don’t share the not-so-perfect stuff. I oftentimes enjoy sharing the behind-the-scenes of my photographs, but [...]

By | October 18th, 2016|

Tips for Handheld Macro Photography

Macro photography is an fascinating way to get a close-up look at everyday items. Photographers will oftentimes use a tripod to create their photos, but in some cases it is necessary, and also more convenient, to hand-hold [...]

By | October 16th, 2016|

Sneak Peek: ON1 Photo RAW

I recently received an early beta version of ON1 Photo RAW, and was given special permission from ON1 Photo to share a short video on this upcoming software. The software you see in this video is not [...]

By | October 16th, 2016|

5DayDeal: The Biggest Photography Sale of the Year

This sale is over! Thank you so much to everyone who purchased the bundle. Your combined efforts ended up raising over $220k to charity! It's time again for the 5DayDeal! I've been partnering with [...]

By | October 14th, 2016|

Happy National Coffee Day!

Download a free sample texture from my upcoming "Coffee Stain Texture Pack"!

By | September 29th, 2016|

Review: BenQ SW2700PT Monitor for Photographers

It's a well-known fact that photographers want their photos to look good. After creating the images in-camera, a large portion of the work is done on a computer. This is where we use software to adjust [...]

By | September 20th, 2016|

Hands On with the Fujifilm X-T2

I am a very big fan of the Fujifilm X Series cameras and lenses, and so when they announced the Fujifilm X-T2 I pre-ordered almost immediately. I have been using two X-T1 cameras for a [...]

By | September 9th, 2016|

Free Lightroom Preset Pack: Nicolesy Matte

Please enjoy this free Adobe® Lightroom® preset pack! This pack includes 8 presets and is also compatible with Lightroom 4/5/6/CC.

By | August 31st, 2016|

View a List of My Camera Gear

I put together a list containing all of my primary camera gear, accessories, and post-processing tools! You can view the full list by clicking here, or by using the link in the menu at the top [...]

By | August 25th, 2016|

Changing a Photo’s Timestamp in Lightroom [Video]

When traveling, you may forget to set your camera to its new time zone. However, you can easily change the date and time of your photos in Lightroom if you forgot to update or change [...]

By | August 23rd, 2016|