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Last Images of 2008

I traveled out to the back side of the island, Balik Pulau today in search of some creative inspiration. I...

I'll think about that tomorrow.

Today was a long day. I got up at 5:30 am, then Alou and I drove four hours to KL...

Merry Christmas

“In A Bleak Midwinter” Words: Christina Rossetti, 1872. Music: Gustav Holst, 1906. In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan,...

Happy Birthday David DuChemin

Bop over to the Pixelated Image and tell David D. Happy Birthday. He is … ok, well, let’s just say he...

Very Basic Lightroom Work Flow

Thanks to Sumit Dua of Los Angeles, CA, USA for his question and allowing me to use his image as...

Lists, Friends and God

Last week Joe McNally posted an article that almost any of the photographers I know would resonate with. Most all...

Three easy steps to great gift giving this season.

Step 1. Watch this video: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eVqqj1v-ZBU&eurl=http://www.adventconspiracy.org/ Step 2. Decide your going to act on Step 1 and make a change....

Video: Hand Painting Photos With Oils in Photoshop

Well, sort of. Here is a technique I ran across on Kelby Training taught by Lisa Snider King. I really...

Lightroom 2.2 now available w/ update for 5D MKII.

Lightroom 2.2 is now available on Adobe.com. (Mac, Win)  The release includes new camera support for the following models: It...

Itinerary Relieased for Lumen Dei Thailand

All photos by Matt Brandon We have the official website up for the Lumen Dei Thailand workshop, you can check...

David duChemin announces WITHIN THE FRAME.

My very good buddy and co-Lumen Dei misfit has announced last week on his blog his new book, Within the...

Poras Chaudhary, a colorful new talent.

Sometimes a talent comes around that is fresh and clean and makes your eyes pop and you just say, “Dang,...

Video Week Contiunes… Photoshop/Lightroom Work Flow.

Ok, had enough videos this week? Well, here is one more. Actually, two more. It is a single video that...

Video Review: Acratech GV2 Ballhead

Visit Acratech HERE. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SB3svhAOUDE

Overlooked Jewels

I have been going through my vault of 36,000 images for a new stock agency I have contracted with, and...

Lumen Dei '08 Video posted

With the announcement of Lumen Dei Ladakh 09 fully sold out, and the new Lumen Dei Thailand now taking applicants,...

Thailand Lumen Dei Announced

Not to say I told you so, but…I told you so. The Lumen Dei workshop with Ami Vitale sold out...

The Week that Was

This has been a full week for me. My wife finally made it to England and I am being the...

MediaStorm: RAPE of a NATION

One of the most amazing site on the net for photojournalism is MediaStorm.com. This site is home to amazing group...

Lumen Dei '09 – One Spot Left!

Ok, you have been sitting on the fence as to whether to attend this next Lumen Dei. Well, the time...