Category: Photography

PhotoActive 133: New Year, New Goals

We decided to focus on one photographic goal for the year instead of resolutions in the latest PhotoActive podcast episode.

PhotoActive 132: The Best Focal Length

People obsess about focal lengths and lens choices, so we dig in.

PhotoActive #131: Buying a New Camera

Buying a camera today is different than it was just a few years ago. Kirk and I break down what to look for in today's new cameras.

Photocombobulate #27: Lightroom Tips with Julieanne Kost

Our favorite Adobe evangelist joins us to talk about editing in Lightroom using vibrance, saturation, and sharpening.

PhotoActive #130: Little-Known Features of Apple Photos

We look at some little-known features in the iOS, iPadOS, and macOS versions of Apple's Photos app.

Secrets of Lightroom Mobile in CreativePro Magazine

My latest article for CreativePro Magazine reveals little-known secrets of editing photos in the Lightroom mobile apps.

Photocombobulate #26: Chasing Fall Color

It's autumn, which means it's time to hunt for fall color! Mason and I loaded up in his van and headed to the North Cascades and found... well, you'll have to listen to find out. (Spoiler: lots of wildfire smoke, but also some surprising photo opportunities!)

PhotoActive #128: New iPads and Lightroom Updates

In the latest PhotoActive episode, we discuss the new iPad models announced last week and look at the major updates in the Lightroom and Lightroom Classic.

PhotoActive #127: Hands-On with the iPhone 14 Pro Cameras

Apple says every new iPhone is the Best Ever iPhone, but when it comes to the cameras in the iPhone 14 Pro, could that be more than just hyperbole?

Pete Souza Interview about West Wing and Beyond

My latest article for DPReview is an interview with Pete Souza about his new book documenting his time as the Chief Official White House Photographer.