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21 Travel Photography Accessories for the Serious Photographer

Travel photography is my favorite kind of photography.  Let’s face it, unless you are a portrait photographer, the majority of your shooting probably occurs when you travel and there are so many tools out there that can help you get better shots, make traveling more convenient and encourage you to shoot more when you travel.  I have done photography in …

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Lightroom Folders vs. Collections: A Simple Explanation

Anyone who uses Lightroom knows that it is an incredibly powerful image editing tool.  However, the post-processing features in the software are only half the package.  Lightroom is also great for keeping images organized.  Still, understanding and harnessing the full potential of Lightroom organization can be confusing at best.  Why are there Folders and Collections?  What is the difference and …

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BLACKRAPID Double Breathe Camera Holder Review

  Photography doesn’t involve one camera body with one lens.  If it did, traveling through TSA would be a whole lot easier! But isn’t having all the gear part of the fun?   Since most shoots often require a variety of lens types, many of us find ourselves either switching lenses too often or switching back and forth between cameras …

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Breakthrough Photography Announces 100mm Square Filters. I shot the prototype.

Breakthrough Photography has recently released the details of their newest endeavor – entering the drop-in filter market.  Frequent listeners and readers had already caught wind of at least some of the coming product line, with both Nick Page & I having announced previously that we have been shooting with prototype drop-in filters from Breakthrough. For anyone who is unfamiliar with …

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16 Tips For Marketing Senior Portrait Photography

The lucrative market of senior photography can be quite rewarding for photographers. How to break into the senior photography market though can be a mystery though. Here are fifteen tips that you can use to break into it. GIVE AWAY A FREE SESSION My first senior session was a free session. The session was for a nephew of mine. That …

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12 Tips for Advanced Landscape Photography Compositions

At some point in our progression as landscape photographers, we need to gain a greater understanding of composition if we want our photography to continue to improve. The first composition tip any photographer will typically learn is that of the Rule of Thirds, which states that you should place the interesting elements of your photo on imaginary grid lines that …