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DIY Soft Focus Lens

Sometimes you need a shot that’s a bit different and look to a distortional focus lens. Even though there are others, you are probably most familiar with the Lensbaby line. And while the images coming from Lensbaby lenses can be spectacular, sometimes even the $100 or so for their cheaper models can be too much if […]

5 things to do with your new camera

Do you have a shiny new camera in your hands? Digital Photography School has a list of 5 experiments to do to get to know your new toy camera. Most interesting to me was this one. White Balance can be trickiest when there is more than one light source and it’s helpful to know which way […]

How to Schedule WordPress Posts

There’s a little known feature in WordPress that you’ve probably seen, just never noticed. But with a little work, the ability the schedule WordPress posts can make your website appear much more active without much effort on your part. Why Schedule WordPress Posts? Let’s start with this one. Why wouldn’t you just always hit post […]

How to improve JPG quality in WordPress

When you’re building a website speed is important. And part of that is keeping your images as small as possible. But you’re a photographer. For your site good enough is just not good enough. For the tip today we’re going to bump the quality setting that WordPress uses when resizing JPG files from the default […]