Media Internship on Taraval St.

The POPS internship ended today, with the final efforts of Raymond Thai and Dylan Essex who edited this documentary piece; about their learning experience. Great job! gents, I think the social media, photography & video skills you exhibited, during the training, will take you far.. 😎 2nd Intern Social Media Activity: learning to write blurbs […]

Lighting photo shoot prep.

When using Lightroom or Photoshop to ‘correct’ images, we usually think of fixing the exposure, color cast, cropping, elements that cosmetically alter the look and feel of the image. But, sometimes, Photoshop edits can lead to more subtle changes in mood and aesthetics. Here, I used several creative filters in Lightroom, and danced around with […]

Teaching Smart-Phone Photography

Frame 1: is an example of how you can make a regular iPhone photo more dramatic by applying a Black and White filter Frame 2: is all about enhancing your smart-phone shot, with some basic color saturation adjustments (and giving the creative filters a rest) Frame 3: shooting with a smart phone provides an intuitive way to get closer to your subject […]