Wildlife photography can be tough. Finding and getting close to subjects is a supreme challenge. When circumstance hands you a great opportunity, take advantage of it. On my recent trip to Costa Rica, we had a portion of our trip canceled due to flooding at our remote lodge. We were bummed because it was the […]
My wife, Adrian, recently completed her Ph.D. For her previous graduations, she never did any of the “normal” senior stuff like walking at graduation, getting senior photos, sending out graduation announcements or going on a trip. She decided, that since this will likely be her last graduation, she would do everything. Of course, she tasked […]
I recently visited Costa Rica. On our trip we had a couple of small local airline flights with very restrictive weight limits. My camera gear already had me up against (really over) the limit. I decided to make an attempt at a Lightroom CC mobile workflow with only my Android phone and a Western Digital […]
In this video I walk through a simple background replacement and skin retouch. In this video I used quick selection, masks and mask refinement as well as working with frequency separation and face shape removing blemishes and smoothing the skin at a large scale while leaving the natural pores and other defects. In Camera On White […]
The Capture One levels tool is simple and can have a profound effect on the quality of your photo. It allows you to set your black point and white point as well as allowing you to control the tonal balance of your photo. Check out our Capture One class. Understanding the Capture One Levels Tool […]
Say Mean Things #3 will be themed! This month’s theme is “Full Body Portraits.” Set a reminder and view: YouTube Live Critique. Critique begins at 6PM Central on Nov 3rd. View the live critique on YouTube: http://azlx.li/live (bookmark, subscribe, etc). Theme: Full Body Portraits Keep it PG-13. Anyone Can Submit Submit 1 or 2 Images […]
Josh and I catch up after a long summer. We’ve both stayed busy. Andrew went on a road trip to the Tetons for the eclipse and on to Banff for Emily’s wedding. We both helped and photographed Harvey cleanup efforts with KWCares (part of Keller Williams). Josh pushed farther on his Soaked project. Andrew continued […]
We critique your photos live on YouTube. Say Mean Things #2 was open themed and occurred on Sept 20th 2017.