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Micro Adjusting Your Auto Focus

Sometimes the difference between getting an awesome image and throwing another one in the electronic trash-heap is a matter of millimeters. When photographing people, birds,…

The Myth Of The Full Frame Camera

Lately I’ve been getting the question by people: “I thought a full-frame camera was better for landscape photography? You use an APS sized sensor camara—why?”…

Reflections From Life On The Road

Three years ago in August 2016 I turned 60 years old, a milestone birthday in anyone’s life. It is the kind of birthday that causes…

Gearing Up For Travel

A season rarely goes by that I am not approached by several photographers asking my advice on how to pack for a trip, or prepare…

Seeing In Shades Of Gray

One question I get frequently is: How do I know when to make a B&W image vrs a color image? Part of the answer to…

Perspective Control

Perspective Control In Camera What is perspective control? How can you achieve perspective control in your images? In this article I will discuss the concept…

Fashion Tips For Winter Photographers

Winter is upon us and it offers many challenges for outdoor photographers from how to keep your batteries charged to keeping your hands warm so…

The Fine Art Craft 101

January 13-15 Summary: Do you want to create your image from beginning to end? Does the pride of the craft appeal to you? Then this…

How To Calibrate Your Monitor

The cornerstone of any good digital workflow is to have a monitor that gives you consistent display from one editing session to the next. This…

How To Float Mount A Print

This tutorial will cover how to Float Mount a print. This tutorial does not cover the assembly of the frame. Keep in mind that your…