Articles Posted in the " photography " Category

  • What Photo Editor? Photoshop and Lightroom FTW!

    What photo program should you use if you want to fix, edit, or improve your photographs?  A great question! For those that know me, you know my favorite price is “Free.”  If I can find a free tool to do...


  • Saving those “Bad” pictures

    Have you ever had that one picture that you really wanted, but the camera shook, or moved, when you pressed the trigger? (I mean, really–you think *I* moved?) It turns out that Adobe has some truly magical features built into...


  • Photography: Lessons from Film and Digital

    A few reflections on Film and Digital (now that I am scanning in a lot of old negatives.) 1. My ability to shoot and process film got better over time, but film still has issues 2. Dust on negatives: not...


  • Learn Photoshop Layers from Puppets, without Federal Funding!

    Learn Photoshop Layers from Puppets, without Federal Funding!

    Yup, you read that right–you can learn a bit about Photoshop layers in a 5 minute video tutorial, from Puppets.  According to PetaPixel.com: Here’s a humorous and lighthearted 5-minute video titled, “Fafa’s Photoshop Tutorial.” Created by the comedy series Glove and...


  • Last Minute Photo Gift Ideas

    Last Minute Photo Gift Ideas

    You know someone who is a photo-bug? Photo JoJo store has some really cool gifts for the photo gadget lover, or just the lover of photography. My favorites include: The elastic Macro Lens band for phones, lens screw-on adapters for...


  • Summer memories

    Summer memories

    Relaxing in the summer sun.


  • Photography now Available for Purchase

    Photography now Available for Purchase

    I am making a select few of my images available for digital purchase, in full, original image size.  Check out the “google store” on the right hand side, and if you see an image you would like, go ahead and...


  • Photography Tip–learn your ISO Profile

    Photography Tip–learn your ISO Profile

    Photo: Did you get a new digital camera for the holidays, like many of our listeners at Real Tech for Real People? Is it all tricked out and lets you make all the adjustments? Spend time getting to know the...


  • Rose Valley in the Fall

    Rose Valley in the Fall

    Things are beginning to turn here at the lake, and I am enjoying taking the panorama photos with the Samsung Captivate Android-based phone. From Drop Box


  • Flickr Changes their rules–are they the new “Facebook?”

    Flickr Changes their rules–are they the new “Facebook?”

    IT was brought to my attention, as we prepare for tonight’s podcast, Real Tech for Real People episode 47, that Flickr has changed they way you can link/embed photographs.  In the past, you could just include a link to the...