Sleeklens Review - Strike a Pose Lightroom Presets

Review – Lightroom Presets for portrait retouching by Sleeklens

Strike a Pose Workflow Review “Lightroom Preset Collection for Portraits”   Today I’ll be reviewing a new product from Sleeklens.com, a collection of Lightroom development presets and brushes they are calling “Strike a Pose Workflow“.  These tools are specific to editing and enhancing your portrait photography images. They help to expedite your workflow and provide…

Olympus OMD EM1 Mark ii menu documentation help

Olympus OM-D E-M1 MARK II – documentation of menus and options

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 mark ii is a real beast to understand. I have created a detailed item by item breakdown of this camera’s very complex menu system. Find a quick and easy explanation of camera options, tips and recommended settings. If you have purchased this camera recently (or still find it confusing) this menu documentation will save you a great deal of headache and allow you to start using your camera more efficiently.

Post to Instagram on your Desktop

Finally! You can post to Instagram from your desktop computer

“Hey Gene, what’s your Instagram address?”  “Sorry, my friend but I don’t post on Instagram.”  “What? But you are a photographer right?” Do you have that conversation?  Maybe not, seems like everyone and their brother is on Instagram and has been for a while.  But much to the dismay of many, I have not been. …

understanding exposure stops

Exposure Stops in Photography – What is a stop? Why do I care?

What is a “Stop” in photography? And why do I care? This training tutorial will explain the basics of exposure stops, what they are used for and how they relate to your photos and camera settings. Everything in photography revolves around the concepts of stops so you might as well make sure you know what it is. It will only help you yes? So take five minutes and learn something useful.

Dynamic range tutorial - easy to understand graphic chart.

Dynamic Range Tutorial – Understanding the issues and solutions.

Having troubles understanding why your photos often come out lacking details? Your landscape skies are blown out? Your subjects face is all shadows? Dynamic range is often to blame. By understanding the concept of dynamic range you can do a lot to mitigate these problems. This tutorial will clearly break down the issues and solutions to dynamic range in photography.