Posts Tagged ‘photography’

Product Photography done right!

Today I was looking up product photographers to see some competition. I found some good ones and not so good ones. Then I stumbled onto some tutorials and of course I had to take a gander! Now the funny thing about the internet is there is good content and generic piece of crap content that […]


Nov
01
2014

Craig Swag Open for Business

Craig Swag is up and running. After 8 years and a 100gb hard drive filled with my photography, I figured it was time to open up a shop. After all thousands of cool images are just sitting on my hard drive doing nothing, might as well get them out into cyber space and share them […]


Jun
14
2012

Jewelry Photography on white?

So everyone knows that the internet shops like their white backgrounds. But is shooting jewelry on white really the way to go? I will admit done right shooting products on white create a clean look. Now with gold, white might not be a bad thing to shoot on. But with silver, well it gives off […]


Jun
05
2012

Irina Werning goes back to the future

I was surfing the web today and stumble on to a great photographer’s website. Irina Werning, she has a very amazing concept on her website of some “back to the future” images. Basically she took some 10-20 year old photos of people and replicated them now.  Very cool stuff.  Below are a few examples.   […]


Jan
13
2012

Sharpen Images With The High Pass Filter

I am going to share with you the magic of the high pass filter in Photoshop.  There are tons of articles and tutorials out there that describe how to sharpen images with the high pass filter as it is a popular technique. But what I am going to share with you is a more advanced […]


Nov
22
2011

Positive energy with Negative Ions

Magnet and Negative Ion Bracelet @ IonLoop The world is made up of positive ions and negative ions… in nature, for instance, positive ions (the bad guys) come from the sun in the form of UV rays which fatigue the body. In our modern environment positive ions are produced by everyday electronic devices such as […]


Nov
12
2011

Photoshop Lessons – Tutorials

Photoshop Lessons & Tutorials I have been giving lessons in Dallas for Photoshop for a few years now. Some people prefer more of a hands on, in person approach when it comes to Photoshop lessons or tutorials. Personally I am a visual person, so videos are probably the easiest way for me to learn. I […]


Aug
23
2011

Best Business Practices for Photographers

Must Read for Commercial Photographers I came across this book about a year ago, but decided to revisit it and really soak up all the great information that it has to offer. If you want to make it as a commercial photographer or product photographer this is a must read.  The whole book is packed […]


Jul
27
2011