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Tag: photography

Back to Basics.

Back to Basics.

With the invention of digital SLRs and Photoshop, we’re slowly forgetting all the basic photography skills we learned. Some of us may have never learned them at all and started photography with a digital SLR. I use to think those of us who skipped all […]

I was gonna do a weekly themed post…but this might be the one and only.

I was gonna do a weekly themed post…but this might be the one and only.

Saffron Themed posts always seem like a good idea to me. Making a personal goal to consistently write something within a theme, at least once a week, like ‘Fishy Fridays’, or ‘Monday Munchies’, or maybe try a monthly thing, like ‘February Favorites’ or whatever. Then […]

Why I use watermarks

Why I use watermarks

Now, I would love it if we lived in a perfect world where everyone respected everyone’s property and didn’t consider blogs as a source of free photos. But we don’t live in that world. And while I love getting pingbacks from readers, that’s when I […]

Stuff….

Stuff….

I haven’t abandoned you. I’ve been working on a new design for my website. I am trying to reorganize the way the blog works into different sections for recipes, a blog for my whinyness, and photography (tutorials, etc.) Hopefully things go smoothly and one day […]

Some Microstock Rejects.

Some Microstock Rejects.

Just thought I’d share them with you. Because what else am I gonna do with em?    

Photoshop saves the sky from falling down

Photoshop saves the sky from falling down

Literally. Ok Photoshop lovers. Do you ever take a great photo of the sunrise or sunset, and it didn’t come out as good on the camera is it should have? It’s not your fault…it’s the camera (blame the camera). Even if you shot everything the […]

Photoshop Before/After

Photoshop Before/After

This is a Photoshop Before/After image. The photo was taken from a very good friend of mine, who is one of the most talented photographers I know personally. He wanted some tips on how to use the new version of Photoshop. So naturally I demanded […]

Rejects for no gosh darn good reason

Rejects for no gosh darn good reason

  Raspberry swirl mini-cheesecakes People have asked me if I post every single meal that I make. The answer is NO. I mean, I have a life. Ok I lied, I don’t. But I still do not post every single meal I make! I wish […]