Posts by Angela Andrieux

Dreaming of Sicily

Last night I dreamed that I was in Sicily. The dream was so vivid – the sights, sounds, smells – that I feel like I was in Sicily a few hours ago…

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Another Delightful Day In Balboa Park

Balboa Park is one of my favorite places in San Diego. I’ve been there more times that I can count and because it is so familiar it take specific intention to slow down and absorb the details. It is worth the effort though, because no matter how many times I visit, I always see something new, or at the very least see something familiar from a new perspective.

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Luminar 4 Announced – Here is What I Know

Luminar 4 AI Sky Replacement

Recently Skylum Software announced Luminar 4 – the next major upgrade to its flagship photo editing software. For long-time Skylum (formerly Macphun) followers, and avid Luminar users, the announcement came with a lot of questions. I’ll do my best to answer them and keep this page updated as I get more information. Skylum Focuses On…

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Getting to Know Topaz Studio 2

Purple Flower Macro after Topaz Studio 2

Topaz Studio 2 is specifically designed for creative photo editing and comes with an amazing range of innovative filters that can be combined and layered for endless possibilities.

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San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Maleficent | San Diego Comic-Con 2019

One of the biggest events each year in San Diego is Comic-Con! It turns the downtown Gaslamp Quarter into one huge party and brings in thousands of visitors. According to Visit San Diego, the convention hosted about 135k people, and thousands more (like me) descended on the Gaslamp for the free activities and festive atmosphere…

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Carnival Kaleidoscope at the Del Mar Fair

Carnival Kaleidoscope | San Diego County Fair | Del Mar | California

Last month I got to go out shooting with one of my favorite photo friends in Southern California. We decided to get some evening shots of the San Diego County Fair carnival lights in Del Mar. I had seen work from other photogs from a certain vantage point and had been wanting to check it out for years.

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What’s New in Luminar Flex 1.1?

Luminar Flex 1.1 Cover Image

Luminar Flex is an excellent option for photographers who already have an established workflow with applications such as Lightroom Classic, Apple Photos, Aperture, etc. Flex automatically installs as a plugin giving you access to a huge variety of creative tools.

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Luminar 3.1.2 – What’s New?

Luminar 3.1.2 | Do you remember what you did last summer!? Try the brand new "On This Day" feature to relive all your unforgettable moments.

Luminar 3.1.2 is here and better than ever! Skylum Software is proving their commitment to improving Luminar by rolling out updates – this one, less than a month after the last! Luminar 3.1.2 contains performance improvements, better stability, a few bug fixes, and even a couple of new features! Here’s What’s New Mac “On This…

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Topaz Adjust AI Is Here and I’m So Excited!

Topaz Adjust AI is a major update to one of my all-time favorite post processing tools. Topaz Adjust was the very first plugin I ever purchased when I was first starting to learn how to manipulate my photos and it opened my mind to so many possibilities.

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Skylum Software Releases Luminar 3.1.1

Wood Duck at Santee Lakes, California

Luminar 3 keeps getting better! The latest update (version 3.1.1) comes with several enhancements under the hood to speed up overall performance as well as a few new navigation tools and better language support.

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