The Art of the Composite

I’ve been tossing the idea around about how I can give you all a better idea of how I do my work and not really sure what the best way is to share that with you all. I think at this time, the clearcut winner would have to be to purchase some screencasting software so I can do some walk through post processing tutorials, as well as, just some general “time-lapse” videos of a start to finish image. But, until I have the software (and have it figured out) this is the best that I can do. My recent “Winter
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HDR Tutorial

It’s finally here! The much anticipated HDR tutorial. I know this has been on my to do list for about a year now but I think you will all find this useful. But, before I get into my HDR workflow I want to make it clear that my Sportraits and Portraits are NOT HDR images. Some of them are composites with an HDR background but the subjects are not HDR. With that said, I do have some early portraits I did a little more than a year ago that I’ll share with you and give you an idea of what
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Tutorial Tuesday: Getting Sharper Images

A while back, when we were still on the old blog, a die hard follower asked me how I got my images to be so sharp and crisp. I gave him some advice on what to do and I thought that might be a good topic for our first Tutorial Tuesday blog post (I really am a fan of alliteration). Of course, it’s no secret that I’m a big fan of post production. I love shooting photos but I love processing photos as well. It’s become part of my creative process and that’s where I add a lot of that
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Tutorials

This is where I’ll be posting tips and tricks to help you become a better photography. Some tips will involve ways to compose a better image, other will deal with photoshop tricks to add something extra to your images. I’ll try to do a couple tips a month but that is dependent on how interested you all are in learning. So comment or email suggestions of what you want to learn and certain techniques you are confused about. I’ll do my best to get back to you and try to put something together.
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