The masking tools in Luminar are straightforward, but that doesn't mean that you can't create detailed masks! I have a technique that I use to replace skies and solid backgrounds using Luminar. It's pretty slick! [...]
Photographers have many choices for post-processing applications, and I tend to gravitate to the ones I'm most familiar with, as well as those that I enjoy using. Recently I've been giving the Macphun products a try, [...]
Macphun just announced their new version of Aurora HDR! (Available September 28, 2017.) I've been enjoying this, and other Macphun software, over the past several months and I'm really happy with the updates. Here are [...]
When I was creating stock photography full-time, I used my Alien Bee lights on a regular basis. I photographed a lot of people in indoor environments and needed to create my own light. I still [...]
In this video I show you how I use a hand-painted overlay and apply it to a photo in Photoshop to give the image an organic and hand-painted feel.
It's been one full month since we arrived in Lincoln to move into our new home, and Brian and I are starting to feel fairly settled. I won't have much of a photo space until [...]