2018 In Retrospect

Top 10 Photographs from 2018

It has been hard to find the words to sum up 2018. Professionally, last year treated me pretty well. I love what I do and the people I work with. Personally, this past year was rough. I lost someone very close to me. It was sudden and unexpected and changed me forever – for the better I hope.

How To Process Real Estate Photos with Aurora HDR

Real Estate Photos with Aurora HDR

Real estate photos are often the first thing a prospective buyer looks at when reviewing a listing. No matter how extravagant or humble the structure, the images marketing the sale of a property should show the space at its best.

A Pause in the Midst of Chaos

Fall Colors in my backyard | Greenbrier | Chesapeake | Virginia

We finally got word a few weeks ago that we are moving back to San Diego! We’ll be back amongst family and friends and couldn’t be happier…but that bit of news also set in motion a series of events that cast our lives into chaos.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Autumn Leaves | Shenandoah National Park | Virginia

I have so much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving… family friends health meaningful work all of those who follow along with my adventures I wish you all a very…Read More

Skout: A hands-free camera carry solution

Skout - The Sling Style Harness by Cotton Carrying System

The Skout is a hands-free sling-style camera harness. It is designed for active photographers who need their hands free, but want access to their camera quickly. It features a twist and lock mount to keep your camera secure while you’re on the move. It also comes with a detachable rain cover so you can protect your gear in unpredictable weather.

Aurora HDR 2019 Review

Aurora HDR 2019 for Mac and Windows

I’ve been having a blast with Aurora HDR 2019! The new AI-powered Quantum HDR Engine does a fantastic job enhancing color and detail without the over-the-top grit that HDR is notorious for. In this article we’ll dive in to Aurora 2019’s new features, what what I love about it, and a few things that I hope will be added or improved in the future.

A glimpse of the NEW On1 Photo RAW 2019

On1 Photo RAW 2019 HDR

The next iteration of On1 Photo RAW 2019 looks like it will be a HUGE upgrade. I can’t wait to get my hands on it after reading the spec list. There are some powerful additions coming that will make it easy for users to do most of what they need to do without jumping around to other applications.