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Busan City Skyline
1 month, 1 week ago 15
Posted in: Cityscape, Korea

For anyone wishing to learn how to process an image like this, please feel free to check out my Cityscape Tutorials Making the move to South Korea has been an interesting challenge. It feels wonderful to be back. I’d almost forgotten how brightly lit and busy the streets are, even at night. I missed this [...]

Simplifying Life and Becoming Financially Free
2 months ago 3
Posted in: Lifestyle

This is the final part in a series of articles about changes I’ve made in my life recently. You can read part 2 here – From Difficulties We Can Find New Paths 37 kgs – that is the total weight of all of my possessions. The number itself isn’t of great importance, but the act [...]

From Difficulties We Can Find New Paths
2 months ago 7
Posted in: Lifestyle

This is the second part in a series of articles about changes I’ve made in my life recently. You can read part 1 here – Minimalistic Living and Being in the Present. I shouldn’t be here, I thought. I looked at the clock – 1:00am. The Emergency Room was empty and semi-lit. I sat in [...]

Minimalistic Living and Being in the Present
2 months ago 6
Posted in: Lifestyle

The blue calmness and chill of a winter morning surround me as I run along a beaten track. It’s too early for heavy traffic – the morning stirrings of an English suburb are still subdued, sleeping gently. The first light is yet to show but the subtle pinks developing in the sky suggest a beautiful [...]

Dunstanburgh Castle
3 months, 1 week ago 6
Posted in: England, Seascape

New Journal 66 – Dunstanburgh Castle I’d arrived at Dunstanburgh castle just before sunset, 3 hours before my photographer buddies were due to join me in our hopeful hunt for the Aurora. I made a rather stupid decision. As I left the car I decided to keep my waterproof boots on rather than replacing them [...]

Photoshop for Beginners Video Course
4 months, 1 week ago 6
Posted in: HDR Tutorial

Please note: this course is only available for free to photographers who have purchased any of my Post-Processing Tutorials or who have shared my new Photography site, Shutter…Evolve!! I’m thrilled to announce the release of my most recent video tutorials – Adding to an already large collection of materials for you, the photographer passionate about [...]

Candles at Petra
4 months, 1 week ago 1
Posted in: Jordan

New Journal 65 – Candles at Petra This was the shot I went to Petra for. I was apprehensive leading up to this point. Researching Petra by Night, it was very difficult to find a tourist-free image. I knew that I was in for a challenge. As I sat on the stones, facing the treasury. [...]

Petra by Night - Inside the Treasury
4 months, 2 weeks ago 1
Posted in: Jordan

New Journal 64 – Petra By Night, in the Treasury A tourist-free Petra is a rare occurrence. However, speaking to the right people, politeness and a touch of bribery can buy a photographer 15-20 minutes before the hoards arrive for Petra by Night. As we passed the security gate, we picked up our pace and [...]

The cracked house
5 months ago 0

In recent weeks I’ve been working on several exciting projects and planning for my year in Asia in February. Since my camera has been inactive, I’ve been enjoying some creativity in Photoshop and sharing most of my photo manipulations to my facebook page. Here’s my most recent image, along with the original stock images found [...]

How to get sharp photos
6 months, 1 week ago 6
Posted in: HDR Tutorial

As photographers, one of our main aims when we capture images is to make sure that necessary elements in the scene are as crisp as they can be. There are a multitude of ways, both in-camera and in post-processing, to make sure your photos retain the sharpness they deserve. I’ve compiled a list of steps/techniques [...]