February 18, 2022

Are you a photographer? Have to come to the point in your career where you know it is time to outsource your photo editing? But now what? What should you look for when hiring a private photo editor? Let’s talk about that in this blog post. 7 Things to Look For CROPPING AND STRAIGHTENING: Look […]

February 11, 2022

There are so many reasons I believe photographers should outsource their editing. It’s hard for me to narrow it down to just a few. But for the sake of brevity, I will try. But first this caveat. I do not write this post for self-serving purposes. I am not looking for clients. My client list […]

February 10, 2022

Before you read this post, make sure you have seen PART 1, which includes a how-to YouTube video as well. You don’t want to miss any of the editing tips + tricks I use everyday as a professional editor, to get gorgeous skin tones! Every week, I get questions about skin tones. Questions such as, […]

November 4, 2021

This is part of an on-going series. On Instagram I get questions every week on subjects surrounding what I do. Subjects such as,  Lightroom Questions Editing Questions And questions about what it is like to be a professional photo editor. I make every effort to answer at least 1-2 of those question every week on […]

November 2, 2021

This is part of an on-going series. On Instagram I get questions every week on subjects surrounding what I do. Subjects such as,  Lightroom Questions Editing Questions And questions about what it is like to be a professional photo editor. I make every effort to answer at least 1-2 of those question every week on […]

November 1, 2021

It is no secret that everyone wants to achieve perfect skin tones in their images. Skin that radiates and glows, with luminescence, while maintaining that true-to-life appeal. But the question is how? How can you achieve that?! Most folks head the the Temp + Tint sliders at the top of the Basic Panel, in the […]

October 27, 2021

This is part of an on-going series. On Instagram I get questions every week on subjects surrounding what I do. Subjects such as, Lightroom Questions Editing Questions And questions about what it is like to be a photo editor. I make every effort to answer at least 1-2 of those question every week on Instagram […]

October 25, 2021

The Lightroom Smart Previews feature is one that changed the way millions of photographers (and editors) organize digital images and use those images within Lightroom. In fact, as an editor, I consider it one of the most useful and innovative features in Lightroom to date! With the use of Smart Previews it has made transferring files between […]

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October 12, 2021

If you have edited for any length of time, you know it’s the fine adjustments we make, that can sometimes be the hardest. You know the tweaks I am talking about, ie. bumping the exposure a couple of points, bringing down the shadows by 5 points, etc. I know you photographers and editors reading this […]

October 4, 2021

What is The Difference Between Lightroom Profiles & Presets? If you have been in the photo industry for 10 minutes, then you have heard about Lightroom Presets. But you might not have heard of Lightroom Profiles? Those haven’t been around as long. And many photographers and editors have not heard of them or ever tried […]

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