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Occasional tips provided to make your sessions more enjoyable and productive.

My solo trip to Yellowstone

I had the opportunity to take a great motorcycle trip last July (2012).  It was a two week trek that began with a small group of friends traveling to the Black Hills.  I then continued the trip Solo, and explored my way to Yellowstone National Park.  I have to say that even after years of […]

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Just a couple quick photos of some flowers at the Conservatory.  Mainly used depth of field to isolate the focus.  Very light editing/cropping done in Lightroom 4.

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Fun with Fall

I took this shot last fall while riding with some friends.  It was a winery that had a great view of the Fall colors.  Unfortunately it came through a bit hazy and muted due to the blasting direct sun.  Of course the sky was also extremely bland.  I used Perfect Photo Suite 7 mainly to […]

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Yellowstone HDR

Another shot in HDR, this time a solid landscape.  This was done by tone mapping a single photo to expand my Range.  I wanted to take advantage of the sky without blowing out the highlights in the water.  The canyon is naturally brighter due to the rock, so it really grabs the eye making you […]

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