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Review: BenQSW271 Monitor

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Ultra Precision Calibration with the BenQ SW271 4K Photographers Monitor

Recently I setup the BenQ SW271 27inch 4K monitor for my editing...

Just Out: Fine Art Photography is a good investment

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Article in the The Robb Report say that investing in Fine Art Prints out perform Gold or Real Estate. Good news for photographers looking to sell their...

Stacking Images/ND Filters

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The difference between a boring image and a striking one can often be as simple as applying a few basic techniques. The image in color was taking at...

Your Greatest Asset

Monday, February 13, 2017

Written Blog

Whenever I begin the process of teaching photography, I always start by emphasizing what I believe to be the greatest single...

Product Review: EnChroma

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Written Blog

Whenever I talk about the creative process, I often make reference to that fact that I am colorblind. For years I never would...

What Makes A Great Photograph?

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Video Blog

Watch this 5 minute video as Joel talks about the creative process and the importance of developing your personal artistic vision.

Digital Storage Solutions

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Video Blog

Watch this twelve minute video as Joel talks about the importance of backing up your images.

IoSafe 214 Fire and Waterproof...

Self-Assignments

Monday, May 11, 2015

Video Blog

Watch this nine minute video as Joel talks about the importance of creating self-assignments to compete in todays marketplace.

Interview with Kerrick James

Monday, February 2, 2015

Video Blog

Watch this nine minute video as Joel talks about the importance of creating self-assignments to compete in todays marketplace.

Pricing: What Should I Charge?

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Video Blog

Watch this ten minute video as Joel talks about the importance of what to charge for your servies to compete in todays marketplace.

Finding the Sweet Spot of your Lens

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Video Blog

Watch this ten minute video as Joel talks about the importance of understanding optics and getting the best performance out of...

The Power Of Branding

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Video Blog

Watch this ten minute video as Joel talks about the importance of branding yourself in the marketplace.

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Getting Your Feet Wet

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Written Blog

For some reason, I love to photograph around water. Not sure if it is because I was raised in the desert, but some of my very...

I Am An Illusionist

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Written Blog

One thing you will hear me say over and over again is, “A photograph is not reality, it is at best an representation or an illusion...

Workshop In Nantucket

Friday, October 4, 2013

Written Blog

The creative process is so much fun. It is not easy, and it takes a lot of hard work. I love stepping back and seeing the final...

Be Yourself

Friday, September 13, 2013

Written Blog

For most of us, we have been conditioned to think in a way that puts us at a disadvantage. We have been taught from the time...

Achieving Greatness

Monday, August 26, 2013

Written Blog

What do you think the single greatest factor is that separates the players from the onlookers?  The ones that we call the “Rock...

Strobing In HDR

Monday, May 13, 2013

Written Blog

Finally, after years of trying to figure out how to shoot HDR Portraits using strobes, I have a solution! Yes, HDR capture using...

Talent Plus Nothing

Monday, March 11, 2013

Written Blog

I kind of cringe when I hear someone make reference to how talented someone is.  As if talent is the driving force behind someone’s...

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