White Balance – Video: Snapshot

White Balance – Video: Snapshot

Hey guys and gals!   In this video snapshot Josh walks us through his process of adjusting the white balance of some digital images that he shot at a recent wedding. He covers the importance of shooting at a consistent temperature to make proofing easier and faster....
Harsh Lighting – Video: Snapshot

Harsh Lighting – Video: Snapshot

In this video snapshot Josh discusses harsh lighting and shows us an example of how he used different angles to work around a tough lighting situation. Check out the video below to hear his thoughts and learn his work-around: While I was shooting some images of my...
Enhancing Your Photos

Enhancing Your Photos

I remember when I was first learning how to use my DSLR, I would see beautiful pictures captured by other photographers that looked so perfect, and I couldn’t imagine how in the world they got such incredibly vibrant shots. When I would look through my images...
5 Steps to Taking Better Photographs

5 Steps to Taking Better Photographs

I wanted put together a post that highlighted what I believe to be five key actions to taking better photographs. I asked myself, “What were my big a-ha moments while learning  how to shoot photography?”. So here they are! 🙂 1. Learn to shoot in manual...
Macro Photography on a Budget

Macro Photography on a Budget

I remember when I first started getting into photography, all I wanted to do was shoot macro because it just looked so cool! But macro lenses can be really expensive, and since most of my shoots are weddings and portraits, I just couldn’t justify buying a $1000...
Artifact Uprising | Photo Books

Artifact Uprising | Photo Books

I wanted to share a cool photography related product with you today. Artifact Uprising is a really awesome photo book company.  With the use of 100% recycled paper, they offer hardcover, softcover and Instagram friendly books. They come in so many rad colors and they...
DSLR Camera Bag

DSLR Camera Bag

We love sharing links to cool camera-related stuff, so I thought I’d blog about a gift I gave my wife for Christmas last week. She had been wanting a new camera bag, so I Googled  “cool camera bags for women“.  Unfortunately, nothing that cool really...
Choosing the Right Lens

Choosing the Right Lens

Choosing the right lens is an important part of getting the results you want. The two most important things to consider are ‘Focal Length’, and ‘Depth of Field’.  Let’s start with focal length. Focal length refers to how much you can see...