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Enhancing Old Photos

This past winter, a good friend recently lost her husband suddenly, and while I was at her house to offer support, she showed me a picture of the two of them that she said was his favorite.  It was an old 3 x 5 snapshot not in the greatest of …

A letter to my Nikon

My dearest Nikon D600, You are a lovely camera.  Yes, it is true that I had some doubts about you in the beginning.  But that was only because I was still getting over my break-up with the Canon 7D… which was not a totally reasonable decision.  Its only fault was that it wasn’t a …

How to Take Better Photos?

I came upon this article that explains common photographic mistakes.  I’ll have to keep these in mind.  When will my photos start looking professional?  It’s an ongoing and frustrating endeavor for me.  Sigh…

RAW Images and Lightroom 4

RAW image developed and edited in LR4

I’ve been learning how to use Adobe Lightroom 4 to organize and edit my photos.  At the same time, I’m learning more about my Nikon D600 and digital photography in general.  It’s amazing how much I still don’t know about photography after having gone through 3 DSLRs already.  I kept …