Instagram – 2017 Best Nine

Read Time: 6 minutes If you are familiar with Instagram at all you’ve probably seen #2017BestNine start popping up and in this article we tear apart MY best nine from 2017!

Reviewing the Rebecca Lily Premium Color Grading System

Read Time: 6 minutes Join me as I share my thoughts about the Rebecca Lily Pro Set IV Premium Color Grading System, complete with many sample photos!

Shuttertime with Sid and Mac

Read Time: 6 minutes For a long time now I’ve been really undecided about what the heck I want to do with this blog, this journal actually. I love the idea of being able to share my work on my own website without being a slave to social media. Being able to take some Continue Reading

Mastin Labs – Portra Pushed :: Not just for portraits anymore::

Read Time: 8 minutes Full disclosure. A little while back the awesome people over at Mastin Labs set me up with their all new Portra Pushed pack to let me put it through it’s paces. I’m not being paid to say nice things about them, I’m going to give my honest opinions about the Portra Continue Reading

Thor & Hourman : Strange meeting

Read Time: 4 minutes It’s all about the light. Amazing light brings perfect shadows.  It makes us pick up the camera when feeling uninspired and when we have no time to get to that perfect location. We head to that favorite tree we’ve photographed a million times. We hit up a local park and photograph Continue Reading

Searching for Shelter – Part 2

Read Time: 4 minutes In the last post, which you should totally check out first by clicking here, I headed out in search of shelter. Both a literal shelter that exists along a stretch of local trail and in a more intellectual way as I was struggling with my motivation and wondering why I just Continue Reading

Sunny day in the pines

Read Time: 6 minutes Winter here in North Eastern MN can be frustrating for a photographer. As the snow piles up and access to just get out and hike shrinks, we are limited more and more to just cruising back roads or tromping the same ground as every other photographer out there on a Continue Reading