Common mistakes photographers make…
Lighthearted look at some of the more common mistakes made by photographers that I’ve observed over the years. Enjoy 🙂
PS — I’d love to know if you agree or disagree. Let’s get the discussion going. Continue reading Common mistakes photographers make… »
Getting feedback — the oft overlooked trick to improving your photography
One way to improve your images is to get feedback from other photographers. Sounds simple, right? Well it is — provided you’re able to avoid these common pitfalls and bear traps… Continue reading How to get (good) feedback for your photography »
Ultimate Lightroom Post Production Workflow…
…fast, efficient process to get your proofs out quickly
Customers don’t like to wait, especially in the digital age.
We’re all spoilt by instant gratification, being able to see our images immediately on the back of the camera as soon as we click the shutter.
That’s why having an effective and efficient workflow is soooo important. The faster you get your proofs out…
- the more money your client is likely to spend
- the more you avoid a backlog
- the more time you have to do other things
If you can’t get your proofs out to your client by the next day, this 5-step Lightroom workflow will be a big help. Continue reading Ultimate Lightroom Workflow — Get your proofs out FAST »
Game changing techniques to improve your photography
Are you looking to raise your game? To improve your photography and it to the next level?
Do you look at other photographers’ images and think “why do their photos look better than mine?”
Are you looking for the secret sauce to improve your photography so you, too, can make professional looking images?
Like all things in life, if you want a different outcome, you have to do something different. Invariably that means stepping outside your comfort zone and trying new ideas and techniques. Photography is no different. I’ve lost count of the number of people I’ve met who’ve told me they upgraded to a full-frame DSLR only to be disappointed because their photographs looked exactly the same on the new camera as they did on the old one. There’s a reason for that: it’s because they’re using it in exactly the same way.
The photographer makes the image, the camera merely records it. Continue reading Improve your Photography with these Game Changing techniques »
Printing your images — how to properly prepare and print your images
Printing an image requires more thought and preparation than printing a document. It’s not difficult, you just need to be aware of a couple of extra steps…
- Sizing for print
- Setting the correct colour profile
- Final sharpening
Continue reading Printing your images — how to prepare and print successfully »