INSTRUCTORS, RMSP EXPERIENCE

The 411 on Basic Photography in Texas

January 13, 2014  Author:  

RMSP will be returning to the Texas Hill Country in 2014 for a week long session of our popular Basic Photography workshop. We’ve been returning… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, RMSP EXPERIENCE, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Handholding Techniques

January 9, 2014  Author:   (1)

“To hand hold or not to hand hold,” that is the question. Throughout the history of photography the tripod has been a blessing and a… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, RMSP EXPERIENCE, WORKSHOPS

Night Photography: A Novel.

December 2, 2013  Author:  

Every once in a while the clouds part, stars align and something wonderful happens. Many moons ago, I first found out that RMSP workshop instructor,… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS

FOLLOWING A LEAD.

November 21, 2013  Author:   (2)

Have you ever had an image fully formed in your head, appear to you and call out to be made? Sometimes it may be fairly… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Polarize It!

November 7, 2013  Author:  

In the dawn of the new age when photography evolved from film to digital capture, some tools we were familiar with were left behind. One… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, RMSP EXPERIENCE

Should I Take Basic or Intermediate?

November 1, 2013  Author:  

Hooray, the new RMSP catalog is out! But now it’s time to make some important decisions. This time of year we get emails from people… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, RMSP NEWS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Lightroom Shortcuts I Can’t Live Without

October 30, 2013  Author:  

Like most photographers I prefer my time shooting to that spent behind the computer.  Downloading and editing images sucks up precious energy and time so… 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 >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS, RMSP NEWS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Should I Print From Lightroom or Photoshop?

October 14, 2013  Author:  

With Adobe’s announcement of a “Photographer’s Bundle” for the Creative Cloud subscription, many shutterbugs now have access to both Lightroom 5 and Photoshop CC for… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, INSTRUCTORS

Mark S. Johnson on Scott Kelby’s Blog

October 11, 2013  Author:  

The photography industry giant and NAPP founder, Scott Kelby, knows a thing or two about inspiration. In fact, he’s made a cottage industry of inspiring… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, RMSP STAFF, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Exploring Your Subject, Part II

September 25, 2013  Author:  

Going Beyond One Picture Last week In Part I of Exploring Your Subject, I introduced the concepts of environmental, intimate and abstract portraits. These approaches… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Exploring Your Subject, Part I

September 11, 2013  Author:  

I imagine this has happened to you. You see something really exciting, frame it up in the viewfinder, snap the shutter, quickly glance at the… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Preparing Images for Printing

August 28, 2013  Author:   (8)

Once you’ve decided to print your image using either a photo inkjet printer or a printing service, you still have to prepare the file correctly… 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 >

INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Painting with Light

June 29, 2013  Author:  

By definition, Light Painting is the process of photographing at night while illuminating your subject with a handheld device such as a flashlight or camera… READ MORE >