Photo Tip: See “differently” by using natural frames

It's time for a fresh photo tip and this one's all about looking for natural frames to create more unique compositions. Here's the thing about us photographers: we're very excitable. We spend a bunch of time thinking about what gear to pack for a shoot, then we spend time getting to the location, and then we go nuts taking photos. [...]

By | 2018-05-26T16:32:13+00:00 May 26th, 2018|

Download my FREE Nature Tones Adobe Creative Profile Pack

Today, Adobe announced updates to Lightroom (CC and Classic) and Photoshop, delivering a variety of new improvements and tools, including an exciting new feature called “Profiles”. As an Adobe beta tester, I’ve had the opportunity to build and test these creative profiles for a few months and am VERY excited that it’s available for everyone to use. To celebrate the [...]

By | 2018-04-03T19:25:18+00:00 Apr 3rd, 2018|

The influences of social media on today’s photographers

It is undeniable to say that social media has had a profound and lasting impact on how photographers grow and conduct business. In some cases, it has led to a boom in prosperity and popularity. In other cases, it has had seriously negative impacts. My co-host, Sharky James, and I are covering two stories that fall under this theme for [...]

By | 2018-03-27T12:55:17+00:00 Mar 27th, 2018|

Do we really need another social network?

It seems like a few times a year, word spreads about a social network that promises to solve all of the pain points with the existing juggernaughts: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. Recently, the darling social network that's gaining lots of buzz is Vero (even though it has been around for a few years). Sharky and I discuss our initial experiences [...]

By | 2018-02-27T12:42:03+00:00 Feb 27th, 2018|

Excited to welcome Don Komarechka to the No Name Photo Show!

Sharky and I have been very lucky to welcome some outstanding photographers as guest hosts of the No Name Photo Show and we're extending that trend with Episode 26. This time, Don Komarechka takes the helm alongside Sharky and me to discuss a variety of topics that are important to us. Given Don's unique insight into developing a deep understanding [...]

By | 2018-02-20T09:29:39+00:00 Feb 20th, 2018|