Topic 2: Brent
Printing. Using ICC profiles. Different paper types. Sets the tone of the image. Want to choose a paper that elevates the image, gets out of the way. Paper or other material that causes viewers to focus on that simply detracts from the photo and doesn’t magnify it.
I prefer Canson Infinity paper, but there’s Hahnemühle, Moab, Red river, tons of others. (epson, ilford, canon,
Midroll: Casper, Squarespace
Topic 3: Laryssa – How long does it take you to edit your personal photos. Procrastination. I still haven’t edited photos from the Phoenix workshop. It can typically take me a month or so before I get to them. Paid clients get photos within two to three weeks my own work can go months.
- 3 key star system
- Only edit what you actually need to
- Don’t come home with edits to make
- Slow down, get it right, move to another composition. Don’t repeat the same shot.
- Turn off high speed drive mode
- Lightroom medic – get a GOOD workflow!
Free meetup. Miami. Wednesday, June 7. 6:00 p.m. South Pointe Beach to start. Working north towards the great neon lights for blue hour and night shots. A listener, Randy, has helped point me in the right direction.
Workshop. Chicago Botanic Gardens. Friday, August 18. Details are on my website. www.brentbergherm.com/tours
Acquatic Garden, Bonsai, Prairie, English Oak, Roses, English Walled, Greenhouses, Japanese, Butterflies and SO MUCH MORE. Trails, lakes, ponds, islands, waterfalls, rivers.
Doodads of the Week!
- Brent: Cotton gloves for handling prints.