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June 4, 2020
Getting started with Luminar

Getting started with Luminar – Photofocus Webinar

This is a webinar made in collaboration with Photofocus and Skylum Software. Join me as I show you the ins and outs of Luminar! You’ll learn […]
May 19, 2020
pro-looking self-portrait

Pro-looking self-portraits… from the living room!

In need of updated headshots? Looking for a new at-home creative project? Here’s how to get professional-looking self-portraits with only a camera, a window, and a […]
May 1, 2020
Instagram grid

Making an Instagram grid with Photoshop

Ever wonder how people were making an Instagram grid photo piece on Instagram? Using Photoshop, you can create 1×3, 2×3, 3×3 and other multiple format layouts. […]
April 27, 2020

How to create kick-ass black and white photos

Looking to add more punch to your B&W photos? Here’s how to create kick-ass black and whites! The secret is to use a few tools to […]
April 22, 2020
Badass sports portraits

Five tips to edit badass sports portraits

Want to bring out the most of your action shots? Here are five tips to edit badass sports portraits to realize with any software. […] Read […]
April 17, 2020

Get rid of the early morning look in your headshots

Have you ever had a portrait session where your client seemed to come straight out of bed? In this article, you’ll learn how to efficiently and […]
April 15, 2020

I edit your photos stuck at home, part two

The “I edit your photos stuck at home” vlog is based on my post-processing workflow … with YOUR images! In this second part, you’ll learn tips […]
April 10, 2020

Case study: In-depth photo editing workflow

Join me as I share my editing workflow from start to finish. Learn how I maximize dynamic range with tonal adjustments as well as color grades […]
April 9, 2020

I edit your photos stuck at home, part one

Now that I won’t be back to take pictures in a gym for quite some time, I have decided to develop a new personal project. The […]
December 10, 2019
crossFit athlete dripping sweat after a WOD workout

How I use the new Aurora HDR 2019 for NON-landscape photography

July 20, 2018
Black and white picture man walking on train rails

How to simply create powerful black & white images

June 1, 2018
Before - after comparison combining Aurora AHD and Luminar

Combining the Power of Aurora HDR and Luminar In The Same Picture

I use Aurora and Luminar on a daily basis for my post-editing workflow – but not at all once on the same image. I finally decided […]
March 9, 2018
HDR editing Las Vegas red velvet canyon

My first Aurora HDR experience