Amazing photos of the northern lights

Tweet Photos of the Northern Lights have always inspired me. It is one thing that I have never shot but definitely on my list of things to do one day! The movement of the light and color are just fascinating and there are so many amazing images out there of this very cool part of nature. Here is a little intro to what the northern lights are from wikipedia: Auroras, sometimes called the northern and southern (polar) lights or aurorae...

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Lightroom tonal and color corrections

Tweet Post production in digital photography normally for me consists of some very basic adjustments to fine tune an image. Fine tuning the color balance of an image to get the feel I am going for and changing the tonal values of the photo are the main things that we will do to retouch our images. Normally it’s really simple changes just to fine tune our images a little bit and give them that extra little pop. For anyone new to...

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WPPI 2010

Tweet WPPI is coming up quick and this will be our 6th year attending WPPI. For those of you that haven’t made it before, WPPI (Wedding and Portrait Photographers International) is a really great weeklong event filled with Seminars from some of the best in the industry and a huge trade show with hundreds of companies. There are always some inspirational ideas I get from the seminars and some great vendors at the trade show. This...

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Organizing your photos in lightroom

Tweet How we organize our images can be such a huge time saver later on. Sometimes we have a client or even a vendor from a wedding call a year later requesting an image. Having a very easy method of storing your images can make such a difference when you need to find an old file. When we store our images there are a few things we do to keep things organized. First every year has a separate folder on our NAS drive and within that...

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6 Totally Free Online Photography Classes

Tweet Guest post written by Melissa Tamura This blog space is mostly dedicated to those who have at least intermediate experience in the world of photography. However, if you’re just getting your feet wet, there are some classes that you can take to help you beef up your knowledge. And the best part of these classes is that they’re absolutely free. Not to mention that you can take them from the comfort of your home. Of course, you...

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