My WordPress Website and Amazon Lightsail

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Introduction I am a photographer first and a webmaster second – that is the way it is supposed to be. Every professional photographer knows how important a good website is for getting their images out there. The flip side is that sometimes my ‘computer time’ is spent more on the …

Dry Tortugas National Park

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A trip to Key West, FL wouldn’t be complete without visiting the Dry Tortugas National Park. Fort Jefferson, built in the 19th century, is located on one of the seven small (in some cases tiny) islands about 70 miles west of Key West. Being so far out in the ocean, in the …

Post-Processing Workflow – Image Selection

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This article will focus on how I do my image selection using Adobe Bridge. Also, it will explain how I do the first stage of image processing using Adobe Camera RAW, from now on referred to as ACR. This is my ‘normal workflow’ when I don’t have a very short …

Post-Processing Workflow – Introduction

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A photographer should never underestimate the value of a good post-processing workflow. Let’s Get Started No matter how perfect the light was at the time the shutter button was pressed, how correctly the camera was configured or how well the shot was composed in the viewfinder, all images benefit from …

Photographic Data Management Nightmare

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Busy photographers generate a lot of data, and despite wishing for a single photographic data management solution genie, there just isn’t one. At least not without putting your photographic eggs all in one basket – never a good idea. This article is not intended to be a full review of each …

Lake Apopka Wildlife

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The Lake Apopka Wildlife trail is an unspoiled patch of wilderness in Central Florida. It covers more than 20,000 acres, has over 20 miles of trails and is teeming with wildlife. I am glad to report that it has now reopened after suffering significant damage from hurricane Irma. If you …

Bald Eagle Family and Me

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Every year this bald eagle pair returns to Central Florida to breed. In September 2017, Hurricane Irma blew down the tree with the old nest in it, but both eagles have been busy and have built a new nest in a tree not far away. This is their story. Watching …

Grand Teton and Yellowstone Gallery

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The Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks compliment each other so very well. The rugged simplicity of the towering Teton mountain range versus bubbling, colorful, geothermal wonders of Yellowstone. At any time of the year, these 2 parks are a photographers paradise. Beautiful steaming pools, geysers, mountains, lakes, water reflections …