What’s in My Bag: A Weekend in the North WoodsI recently went on a long weekend up in northern Wisconsin with family and friends. On trips like this, I always pack a variety of equipment in my camera bag so I can capture the important moments spent with close ones, as well as the overall experience and scenery of the weekend. Here are a few of my camera bag staples for a weekend up north:If I’m shooting landscapes or doing long exposures of the sky at night, I will usually use the Cread more
As a photographer, learning how to correctly edit your photos is half the process of presenting the final version of a photo. Editing also helps you create a distinct style that separates you from other photographers. In this post, I have compared the two photo editing programs created by Adobe, Lightroom (which I will abbreviate as LR for the sake of space) and Photoshop (PS). People often ask whether they should use LR or PS for photo editing. What it boils down to is simpread more
So as photographers we are constantly seeing and hearing about the newest, latest, and greatest cameras coming to market. The trend that's picking up a lot of momentum is the mirrorless cameras. Pretty much most manufactures now make at least one mirrorless camera in their lineup. The new hot and much talked about mirrorless camera is the new Sony a7iii. I wanted to take a minute and talk about my experiences with one. I want to start by saying since going digital I've been and still currently aread more
So, you want to try shooting photos at night! Here are a few great tips to get you started capturing those amazing images. Night Photos Give these tips a try and let us know what works for you. Happy shooting!
I know I need the filter or the welder shade to photograph the eclipse. But what else am I going to need?You need a solid tripod, rock solid!Well you are going to need something to shade yourself from the sunlight. I don't mean sunglasses or a hat. You will need something like a black plastic bag, cut a piece out of the bottom to fit over your camera so you can bring the bag over your head to shade your eyes from the sunlight. It might sound a little bit crazy to stick your head in a plastic bagread more