1st Aug 2006

This is great for printing web pages

2016-04-05T09:39:34+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Professional Printing, Technology|

Many times we want to print the information from a page and then sit helplessly watching all the color ink get used up in the banner images, backgrounds and such. This Firefox extension really helps when you need to print something just for the, you know, content. BTW... with two daughters in school, this should [...]

1st Aug 2006

The best of both worlds

2016-04-05T09:38:09+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Photography, Professional Printing, Technology|

This is an older article that just came to my attention. If you love your windows software, but are 'jonesin' for a Mac... check this out. I think this could be very substantial for photographers wanting to take advantage of cool Windows apps like Picasa, while keeping with their legacy Mac software. The key here [...]

1st Aug 2006

Photographing Fall Colors

2016-04-05T09:37:01+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Color, Photography, Professional Printing|

A simple page on tips for shooting autumn colors in the desert. Desert Gold - Photographing Fall Colors in Utah's Desert from Wild Things Photography: "When one thinks of fall colors, that image conjured up is usually of a location somewhere in the NorthEast US. Nobody really think of the desert. But don't forget that [...]

1st Aug 2006

Feral Flowers

2017-03-16T10:29:51+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Photography, Professional Printing|

Do you enjoy landscape photography and flowers? We do too! These types of images make great statements when printed as wide as possible. If you need some inspiration, or just want to see some amazing desert floral images, read on: Feral Flowers - Desert Wildflowers - Visions of Ephemeral Eden - Landscape Photography: "This rare wildflower landscape portfolio [...]

1st Aug 2006

When do you need permission to photograph someone?

2016-04-05T09:27:09+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Business Best Practices, Photography, Professional Printing|

Asked and answered at Digital Photography School. Asking Permission to Photograph People: "1. I always ask for permission if the person will be the main subject of my photo - I figure that I’m a guest in another country and that I want to behave like I’d expect someone to behave if they were in [...]

1st Aug 2006

It’s Hot. Let’s go to the mountains…

2016-04-05T09:25:23+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Photography, Professional Printing|

Weekend travelers going to the high country. Ahhh... But if you can't go, or are stuck at home this weekend, let us travel to the peaks virtually. Here are some fun mountain shots. As always, we think they would look cooler printed really big. Our first post is a great set of images of the [...]

1st Aug 2006

Wegman’s Weimaraners

2017-09-21T23:13:15+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Art, Photography, Professional Printing|

Do you love dogs? Do you love photography? I know I do. If you are going to be in the nation's capitol before the end of September check out this exhibit of Wegman's infamous weimaraners: William Wegman-Funney/Strange 07/01/2006 - 09/24/2006 Smithsonian American Art Museum Family, Young Adult, Adult William Wegman (b. 1943) is beloved by [...]

1st Aug 2006

A sunday ‘Sharpening’ roundup

2016-04-05T09:24:15+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Adobe Photoshop, Professional Printing, Technology|

Big images call for close attention to sharpening. Here are some different views on a subject that ae Sharpening with Unsharp Mask: "Sharpening filters emphasize the edges in the image, or the differences between adjacent light and dark sample points in an image. The generic Sharpen or Sharpen More filters are often for graphics, and [...]

1st Aug 2006

Skin Tones

2016-04-05T09:23:11+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Adobe Photoshop, Professional Printing|

Skin tones can be a challenge. Here's a couple of articles to simplify the task of making people look less alien-like. Photoshop Color Skin Tones Tutorial For those interested in coloring graphically upon the computer, painting, pastels, colored pencils, markers, and any other coloring tool, skin tones are necessary part of human color. The worl [...]

1st Aug 2006

Jim Cowlin’s Road Trip

2016-04-05T09:22:08+00:00 August 1st, 2006|Categories: Photography, Professional Printing|

Arizona photographer (and Artisan HD artist) Jim Cowlin has been photographing Route 89 for many years. He is using the web to help him finish the project. Check it out and become a member of his project. Jim's images can be seen on his website. US Route 89 Appreciation Society: "US Route 89 from Desert to Glacier: [...]