Category Archives: for Photographers

Design Inspiration with Creative Market Freebies

Check out this darling print design made with assets from this week’s Creative Market freebie downloads! Pick up the Happy Bees and Scandinavian Christmas Pack files for free now through Sunday. And if you’re loving the hand letters script font shown here (the text says, “may your days”), it’s called Loveluck, and it includes a collection […]

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The Enthusiast’s Guide

Great news for shutter bugs everywhere, my good friends at Rockynook publishing have put together a series of books specifically for beginning photographers called The Enthusiast’s Guide. It includes books on creating multi-shot techniques by Alan Hess, a guide to portraiture by Jarod Fosters, and a book on composition from yours truly. The series will be released […]

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Join Me at Creative Live in Seattle!

If you’ll be in the Seattle area July 11th, you could join me in the Creative Live studio for the Beginner Photographer’s Crash Course! We’ll be covering everything you need to know to feel more comfortable poking around your camera settings to achieve consistently better results. Together, we’ll show your camera who’s boss. Let’s do this!

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Behind the Shot: Halloween

In celebration of Zé’s first Halloween and the lumberjack hat/beard I crocheted for him, I put together the above graphic and thought it’d be fun to share how I made it. To accomplish the clean white background, normally I would shoot on white seamless (lit to delicious pure white perfection), but my studio gear is currently […]

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Weekly Pregnancy Album Template

As baby and I officially hit the 34 week mark, I finally sat down to layout the pregnancy diary I’ve been putting together. When I posted the results, I was asked to release it as a template, and happily—I obliged! The result is this 86 page template for a 7×7 hardcover (image wrap) Blurb Book. Here are the […]

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