Photography

Happy National Coffee Day!

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

By | September 29th, 2016|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | September 20th, 2016|1 Comment

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 [...]

By | September 9th, 2016|13 Comments

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 [...]

By | August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Previewing Images with a Transparent Design Overlay in Lightroom [Video]

Learn how to preview your images in a design or with a graphical overlay by using the “Layout Image” setting. This feature adds a temporary graphical overlay to the preview window in the Library [...]

By | August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

How to Import “Raw+JPEG” Files into Lightroom [Video]

If you photograph with your camera’s settings to “Raw+JPEG”, and output both a Raw and JPEG file for each image, then there is a setting in Lightroom that you may be interested [...]

By | August 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Syncing Collections with the Lightroom Mobile App [Video]

Lightroom mobile is one of the many advantages to subscribing to the Creative Cloud. With it you can sync specific collections to the app, and view those collections on your phone, tablet, [...]

By | August 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Reset Lightroom’s Panel Adjustments [Video]

Learn how to reset your Lightroom sliders and other adjustments back to their default settings. This video is a sample of my in-depth video course Lightroom: Two Minute Tips — master-class training for Lightroom users of all [...]

By | August 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Create a “Favorites” Preset Folder in Lightroom [Video]

Lightroom does not have a way to mark presets as “favorites”, but there is a manual workaround that you can use instead. This video is a sample of my in-depth video course Lightroom: Two [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|0 Comments

The Lightroom Book Module: Adding Text and Image Captions [Video]

You can add custom text and image captions to your photos in the Lightroom Book module, as well as create templates to pull data from the metadata of your files to auto-fill [...]

By | August 17th, 2016|0 Comments

New Release! Lightroom: Two Minute Tips

I have been using Lightroom ever since it was first released in 2007. Most of what I know is through self-taught trial-and-error, but I also often peruse the Internet from time-to-time to improve my skills. While I consider myself an expert with this software there are always new bits of knowledge that can be learned regardless of one’s experience level [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|0 Comments