Sometimes “default” is a good place to start

I just learned the lesson of this headline. Using Photomatix’s HDR software, I’ve struggled trying to keep my images looking realistic. My problem was that after “generating” the HDR image, and moving on to the “tone mapping” step I was always faced with different beginning settings. The beginning settings each time were based on what […]

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NANPA Presentation

If you want encouragement for your photography, a NANPA (North American Nature Photographers Association) Roadshow, like the one I’m attending this weekend in Rhode Island is a great opportunity. Besides the individual educational sessions, the camaraderie of fellow photographers really gets your juices flowing. This morning I, once again, literally had goose bumps and chills […]

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Getting Ready for NANPA Roadshow

I’m sitting in the camper just outside of Warwick, RI. It’s almost 11 pm and I’m getting ready for the NANPA (North American Nature Photographers Association) Roadshow that begins tomorrow afternoon. This is my first NANPA event and I’m really looking forward to it. The weekend, beginning Friday afternoon and continuing through noon Sunday, will […]

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