Data Safety Procedures: How to Keep Your Images Safe From Shoot to Computer
The most important and expensive element of any photoshoot is not your gear. It’s actually the images that you shoot for your client. Here are some good habits to have for safeguarding the images from the shoot to your computer.
What is an IPS Monitor? A Practical Guide to Understanding Display Technology
This article is designed to help creative professionals gain a practical understanding of different display technologies and their benefits/drawbacks.
Why You May Need to have a More Efficient Post-Production Workflow
As your photography business grows, the amount of images that passes from your camera to your computer will grow as well. The SLR Lounge’s Lightroom 4 Workflow DVD can help you develop an efficient workflow so that you can spend less time in front of your computer.
Wedding Dress Photography Tutorial
Wedding dress shots are some of my favorite ones to take throughout the wedding day. It’s one of the few times in the day when you have full control of almost everything, from the lighting to the background. You have the luxury to take your time and set up the perfect shot before the craziness of the day kicks in. Here are 10 tips to get better wedding dress photos.
How We Shot it – Environmental Portrait with Singer-Songwriter Sabrina
This environmental portrait is part of an editorial assignment that I had for Sabrina Claudio, an up-and-coming young singer-songwriter from Florida. In an environmental portrait, the surrounding tells just as much of the visual story as the subject. The client also wanted the lighting to look natural, so the trick here is to add just enough ambient lighting to balance out the three Einstein monolight strobes that I used to light this image.
Top Five Reasons You MUST Get Dropbox!
Okay if I say “cloud” and you think of the white fluffy things in the sky, you might not be ready for this. Everybody else, pay attention! Photographers especially- If you take tons of photos but you never back them up on more than a single external hard drive, and especially if you never SHARE your photos with the rest of the world, …then you need to finally get around to giving Dropbox a try.