Apple iMac Retina 5K (Image Courtesy Apple Inc.)If you’re wondering what the best computer is for photography then you’re not alone! It’s one of the most popular questions we get asked.We also just recently purchased new computers so I’ll also share some thoughts on the decision making process we took.The Most Frequently Asked Questions About New Computers For PhotographyShould … [Read more...] about What Computer Should You Get For Photography?
We're currently staying on a horse ranch near Portland, nearly a month into our giant road trip. We didn't know what to expect when we booked the place, but it's absolutely incredible. The boys have really enjoyed exploring the place, and we've really enjoyed photographing them! Today I wanted to share a few of the shots I've taken here, with a bit of a twist. Many of … [Read more...] about Staying on a Ranch
Please note: This is too much editing.Oh do I have a love/hate relationship with editing. On the one hand, it can bring the best out of your images, and help you get that “WOW!” reaction.But on the other hand, do too much editing, and that reaction can quickly turn to “Um, gross”. Or maybe that’s just my reaction. But too much editing, or poor editing, can do more harm to your … [Read more...] about How to Tell When You’ve Done Too Much Editing
The other night there was some beautiful golden light filling the kitchen as the boys played. After a long, dark winter, this was a sight for sore eyes. So I grabbed the camera and spent some time photographing them as they went about their business – Max doing some art-making, and Oliver practicing his new walking skills. I learn so much about photography when I shoot, and … [Read more...] about Photo Review: An Evening With The Boys
If you're like me, you love a great black and white image. See, when you remove the color from a photo, magic can happen. A person's expression is suddenly imbued with more meaning. A cool composition becomes more bold, more dramatic. And our images gain a timelessness that allows our viewers to focus on messages that transcend the here and now. But how do you determine … [Read more...] about 7 Qualities of Stunning Black and Whites