Photography Computer and Monitor Recommendations

It's Black Friday / Cyber Monday weekend here and I've been getting a lot of questions from people on which computer, laptop, or monitor they should...

2021 Calendar Templates for Lightroom, Photoshop and ON1

Well, it’s that time of year again. Each year I’ve shared some calendar templates for Lightroom. This year, those of you that use ON1 Photo will be...

What’s New in ON1 Photo Raw 2021

In this video we'll take a look at some of the new features in ON1 Photo Raw 2021. This year they've added Color Range masking, new AI Portrait...
Installing and Organizing Lightroom Presets

Installing and Organizing Lightroom Presets

It seems every time I post about Lightroom presets, I see a bunch of questions on how to install them. There's actually several ways that you can get presets in to Lightroom. I think every person has a way that they like, but this is the method I've found that works...

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Chicago Photography (Latest Work)

Chicago Photography (Latest Work)

Last week I had the pleasure of speaking at the Out of Chicago Conference in... you guessed it... Chicago, IL. I've always loved Chicago. I've never had the chance to spend a lot of time there. But every time I go, I absolutely love that city! Out of Chicago 2016...

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Lightroom Video: New Guided Upright Feature Just Released

Lightroom Video: New Guided Upright Feature Just Released

Hi all. Last week Adobe snuck a new feature in to Lightroom and Photoshop called Guided Upright. The Upright feature has been there for a while. It's mainly used to straighten perspective in photos that's off from wide angle lenses. The problem was that 1) It was...

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Free Lightroom Presets – Wedding Glow

Free Lightroom Presets – Wedding Glow

A while back I used to release a lot of presets. I realized those presets are scattered among the web, so I'm going to start to consolidate them here in the one place that's mine (this website). One of the presets that was really popular was this Wedding Glow preset....

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Adding Artificial Lighting in Lightroom

Adding Artificial Lighting in Lightroom

Lightroom has a really cool filter to get some enhanced lighting on certain areas of your photos. By using the Radial filter, you can make it look like light is hitting parts of your photo and really draw attention to the areas you want. https://youtu.be/i2e_lKaS0E0

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Lightroom Tip: Relighting a Scene with the Radial Filter

Lightroom Tip: Relighting a Scene with the Radial Filter

The Radial Filter in Lightroom has been one of the main adjustments I use on my landscape photography. From adding a vignette to showcase a part of the photo, to totally relighting a scene - the radial filter is always at the top of my list when I edit. In the video...

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Small Camera Store… Big Service

Small Camera Store… Big Service

I wanted to take a quick break from the normal blog posts to say thank you to a camera store that I've come to know over the last few years. This industry is big... but not too big that you can't take a blog post to say thanks for some one who's helped you. I have...

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