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Using the Histogram to Ensure Proper Skin Tone

In this post I will demonstrate how to check for proper skin exposure both in-camera and in Photoshop using the built in histogram tool. I used to get faked out by the LCD screen on my 5D all the time. Everything would … Continue reading

Posted in exposure, information, lessons learned, off-camera-flash, photoshop

Gear Talk: What to buy when you’re just starting out with off-camera-lighting

As the organizer of a local off camera lighting group, the question I get asked the most is, “What equipment should I buy to get started with off-camera-lighting?”. And like most things, the answer to that is, “It depends.”. The factors to … Continue reading

Posted in gear, information, lessons learned, off-camera-flash, pocket wizard

And it begins.

Welcome to my humble photography blog! The goal of this blog is to improve my main photography site’s S.E.O  share my hard earned photography knowledge and start a conversation about people photography, lighting techniques, gear and lessons learned. Up to now, photography has been … Continue reading

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