INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Important First Steps

March 6, 2014  Author:  

Have you ever noticed how seemingly small decisions we make at the beginning of a process can have a large impact on everything we do from… READ MORE >

GUEST POST, RMSP EXPERIENCE, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

7 Quick Tips for Shooting Birds – Guest article by Steve Russell

March 4, 2014  Author:   (1)

Desperate for sun, warmth and shooting opportunities I recently joined a group of experienced wildlife photographers in the San Diego area to shoot birds. What… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION

Gain Access: Tom Robertson documents the journey of North Face ultrarunners on the John Muir Trail

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Post written by Tom Robertson. In the summer of 2013, North Face ultrarunners Mike Wolfe and Hal Koerner set a new Fastest Known Time (FKT)… READ MORE >

GUEST POST, STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Copyright: To Register or Not To Register?

February 25, 2014  Author:   (3)

Photographers create intellectual property on a daily basis. For some it is done purely for enjoyment and for others it is the means by which… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Strong Primary Subjects with Lightroom’s New Radial Tool

February 20, 2014  Author:  

A good photograph usually exhibits a strong, recognizable main subject that is supported by less noticeable, secondary subject matter. The goal of the initial composition… READ MORE >

GUEST POST, INSPIRATION

Gain Access: Linda Thompson explores identity and place in the villages of Northern Sweden

February 18, 2014  Author:   (4)

Hi everyone. It has been an exciting couple of weeks as a few of you have written to me about interesting short term photo shoots… READ MORE >

CAREER TRAINING, GUEST POST, STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS

Guest Post – My Journey From RMSP Student to Professional Wedding Photographer

February 14, 2014  Author:   (1)

After investing years of time, money, patience and dedication, you begin to see the reward of hard work – and reward is an understatement. I’ve… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, WORKSHOPS

Olympic National Park Workshop – A Top 10 List!

February 12, 2014  Author:  

All of us here at Rocky Mountain School of Photography agree that our hometown of Missoula, MT is darn near perfect. We think it has… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, RMSP EXPERIENCE, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Using Lightroom 5 to Prepare an Image for Photo Lab Printing

February 10, 2014  Author:   (4)

Lightroom 5 makes it easy to get your favorite photos ready for printing by a photo lab. In this post, I lead you through the… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, PHOTO WEEKEND, RMSP EXPERIENCE

Why I Love Weekends

February 5, 2014  Author:  

For most people, weekends are a time to relax and unwind from the workweek. For me it’s when I get to work … and I… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION

Gain access: Just about the Best Photography Assignment ever!

February 4, 2014  Author:  

I had a fearless and passionate teacher named Marty Fromm who used to give a brilliant photo assignment to his students called “Gain Access.” Marty… READ MORE >

INSTRUCTORS, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Creating More Depth in Your Photographs

January 28, 2014  Author:  

One thing that confronts a lot of photographers is the inability to capture the kind of depth they see when looking at the scene. You… READ MORE >

INSPIRATION, TIPS & TECHNIQUES

Random Acts of Photography – Guest Article by Steve Russell

January 15, 2014  Author:  

In the lowlands of the Pacific Northwest’s late fall and winter it is usually light-starved, wet and 50 shades of gray. Occasionally, though, the sun… READ MORE >

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 >