Photoshop 2015 (&CC) Announced with a Few New Features

Only a few seconds ago, Adobe announced a few new updates to Creative Cloud’s Lightroom and Photoshop programs.  Here’s a quick rundown of the changes. New Feature in Lightroom New “Dehaze” Slider Allows photographers to remove haze (fog) from photos, and appears to work remarkably well You can also add IN haze to a photo, but only globally (not a local …

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18 Father’s Day Gifts for the Photo-Loving Dad

Father’s Day is just a few weeks away! Here are 18 Father’s Day gift ideas for your photo-loving dad. There’s something for every budget, and regardless of whether your dad shoots with his mobile phone, a point-and-shoot, or a DSLR, you’re bound to find something he’ll love.

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Planning a Multi-Stop Trip

We are all busy these days, so it is important to use your time wisely when you’re out taking pictures. It’s especially important when you intend to shoot at multiple locations. There are a lot of things to consider:

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Spring Cleaning Your Gear

Spring is a great time to not only clean your house, but also your photo gear. After all, weddings, senior and family shoots will soon be in high demand and you want to be prepared. For the most part, it’s recommended that you clean your lenses as little as possible to decrease the risk of scratching your lens.

Bad Reviews Scam?

There appears to be a scam running in the United States right now specifically targeting photographers of all types.  The scam isn’t entirely consistent from photographer to photographer, but goes something like this: A seemingly random email inquires about your services A second seemingly unrelated email offering “reputation management services” encourages you to keep their contact info – just in …

Customize Your Bokeh!

Did you know you can sort of “customize” the shape of the bokeh in your shots?  Me either.  Just ran across this today over at diyphotography.net and thought I would pass on the link.  Click here to checkout a very simple and cheap (nearly free) way to try something new. Can you imagine what Christmas lights on a house may …