Category Archives: Behind the Curtain

About seven or eight weeks ago I got a call from my cousin Elaine explaining to me that the person whom she had lined up to do the artwork and printing for the temple Chanukkah party invitations could no longer do it. She was scrambling to figure out what to: either design something herself – […]

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It’s time for another installment of Behind the Curtain – Digital Darkroom.  I get asked from clients what is an artist’s  edit? Well, when the image comes out of the camera it needs to be tweaked into order for it to achieve the look I envisioned on the shoot. I use several tools to help […]

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I follow several blogs that utilize what looked like stop-motion, but as I have learned recently its really an aminated GIF. Check out BlogShop, and many other DIY sites take animated gifs to show how to construct something. I thought I could use this technique to show how a series of images can tell a […]

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Some of you may be familiar with Totally Rad Actions. They are a company that specializes in building amazingly simple editing tools for photographers. I was first introduced to TRA several years ago when my brother was on the hunt for a wedding photographer. He stumbled upon the Boutwell’s wedding work and then discovered TRA […]

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