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Food Photography Book Giveaway!

Starting today, I am teaming up with Peachpit to give away five copies of my brand-new book, Food Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots (2nd Edition)! Read this post for more information [...]
By |September 14th, 2015|0 Comments
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The 5DayDeal Is Back!

It's that time again for the BIGGEST photography bundle sale of the year! I've been participating in the 5DayDeal since the beginning, and have to say that this is the best deal you can get for educational photography products. [...]
By |September 10th, 2015|0 Comments
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Now Shipping! Food Photography: Second Edition

My newest book is now shipping! In 2010, I wrote the first edition of this book. At the time, there were only a handful of books about food photography, and I wanted to make an easy-to-understand guide for users of all levels [...]
By |August 3rd, 2015|1 Comment
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New eBook Release: Light Stories II

I'm super excited to announce the release of my newest project, Light Stories II! In 2012 I self-published my very first eBook, Light Stories. My goal in writing that book was to teach myself the art of self-publishing, including how to do basic design and layout in order to create a beautiful publication [...]
By |May 11th, 2015|2 Comments
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Why I Write More eBooks and Fewer Print Books

Every so often I will get a question that goes something like this: “Will you be making another print version of your book?” Or, “Will the [insert eBook name […]

By |April 18th, 2015|2 Comments
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Limiting Your Photography to Fuel Inspiration

I struggle with finding inspiration on a regular basis. I think that we all feel this way at times; we want to create, but the flame of inspiration is just not burning. This article is an excerpt from my eBook, The Inspired Photographer, in which I share [...]
By |December 27th, 2014|0 Comments
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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.
By |December 3rd, 2014|1 Comment
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eBook Update … and a Sneak Peek!

I thought I would send out a quick update about my upcoming eBook, Step by Step with onOne Software. I’ve had a few questions from those of you who pre-ordered the Perfect Photo […]

By |November 17th, 2014|9 Comments
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How to Self-Publish an eBook

Just a few months ago I just published my third self-published eBook, and I'm currently working on my fourth. My full-time profession is considered to be "photographer", but the "author" in me keeps growing and it feels like I spend way more time writing and creating ...
By |August 27th, 2014|6 Comments
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Develop Great Images in Lightroom: A Free Lightroom iBook from Photofocus

Many of you may know that I am a regular contributor to the Photofocus website, where I write articles about photography and post-processing. And today we have BIG NEWS! ....
By |June 27th, 2014|4 Comments
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New eBook Release! Light & Process: onOne Software

I just released my newest eBook in the Nicolesy Store, and this one features onOne Software! It's in the Light & Process series, and I share the story, setup and processing behind ten different photographs. In this eBook, the majority of the post-processing is done using onOne Software's Perfect Photo Suite 8, but you'll still see some Lightroom and Photoshop in there, too...
By |March 20th, 2014|2 Comments
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New! “Nicole S. Young” Lightroom Preset Pack at Craft & Vision

I’m happy to announce that I have a brand-new preset pack available for sale over at Craft&Vision! This preset pack includes 42 unique presets for Adobe Lightroom 5. The entire pack is only $10, and also comes with a PDF document to show each preset in-use. […]
By |January 28th, 2014|2 Comments