Stop thinking of yourself as a Photographer.

Start thinking of yourself as an Artist who happens to use a camera.

Palette Effects 2

The way you dodge and burn your photos can mean the difference between a “good” photograph and a “great” photograph. It’s really that important! Using a pressure sensitive tablet and the right brushes makes the job easier and much more fun. I get a lot of questions about setting up those kinds of brushes in Photoshop. This video should demystify that for you.

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Creating Custom Brushes in Photoshop

The way you dodge and burn your photos can mean the difference between a “good” photograph and a “great” photograph. It’s really that important! Using a pressure sensitive tablet and the right brushes makes the job easier and much more fun. I get a lot of questions about setting up those kinds of brushes in Photoshop. This video should demystify that for you.

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Making Moody Film Noir Photos

This moody photograph comes from the Photographing Hidden Chicago workshop that I did with Blake Rudis and Nick Sinnott from R.S. Chicago Photography Classes. It rained so much that we set a precipitation record for that day. But we made the best of it and...

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About the PhotoTribe

Welcome to The Tribe!

We explore the art part of photography because here, Imagination reigns supreme. I’m here to help you work beyond the “rules” and use the tools you have to grab onto your vision and make photos that mean something!

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