EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS, RMSP EXPERIENCE, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Refining Masks in Photoshop

September 11, 2014  Author:   (0)

Refining Selections The marching ants that represent selections have been around forever. But it doesn’t mean that they are the best tool for the job;… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS, RMSP NEWS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

What’s That NOISE? Part 2

April 11, 2014  Author:   (1)

In the last post I covered the most widely recognized cause of digital noise in your photographs and solutions for removing and minimizing this problem…. READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Using Photoshop CC to Prepare a Picture for Photo Lab Printing

March 17, 2014  Author:  

In my last post I described the process of getting a single image ready for photo lab printing using Lightroom 5. In this article, I… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS

The Crop Factor Explained

October 21, 2013  Author:  

Teaching in the Career Training, Workshops and Photo Weekends programs for RMSP I get a lot of questions. (Bring ‘em on, I love questions!)  One… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSPIRATION, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Dragonflies – Guest Article by Steve Russell

July 18, 2013  Author:  

It’s easy to miss them – as I did for years riding my bike fast around the local lake – and easy to dismiss them… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Sweet and Easy Flash Exposure

July 9, 2013  Author:  

Balancing ambient and flash exposure in photography has perplexed humankind since its beginnings when flash powder (yikes!) was used to light things up in the… READ MORE >

CAREER TRAINING, EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS

Anatomy of an Interior Photo Shoot

June 18, 2013  Author:   (1)

As the 79 new students who are in Missoula for Summer Intensive will soon learn, lighting is what can make or break a photograph. This… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Extending Your Depth of Field

June 5, 2013  Author:  

Sometimes it is just impossible to get everything completely sharp within a photo, even if you stop down to the smallest aperture (such as f22… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Sketching With Your Smart Phone

May 10, 2013  Author:  

The smart phone – specifically the iPhone – has certainly caused a bit of a revolution and excitement when it comes to photography and as… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Two Elements to Better Macro Photography

April 22, 2013  Author:   (1)

I thought that title might suck you in and now that I’ve got your attention I want to tell you about my favorite accessory for… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

How To Upgrade To Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4

March 21, 2013  Author:  

The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 upgrade process often frustrates existing Lightroom users. Sadly, the official Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 installer disk that you purchased at… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS

The RAW File Format

March 6, 2013  Author:  

If you are seeking the ultimate in image quality, then your photograph’s long journey from the camera to a polished gallery print must begin with… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, INSTRUCTORS

Can Equipment Improve Your Photography?

February 23, 2013  Author:   (1)

I’ll be the first to admit that I love gear and I know that I’m not alone in that.  While I am certain that equipment… READ MORE >

EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Choosing a Photo Inkjet Printer

February 15, 2013  Author:   (1)

You’ve decided to take the plunge and begin printing your own digital pictures using a photo inkjet printer. But how do you decide which model… READ MORE >