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  • Vector vs. Raster
    Vector Designs vs. Raster Images
    Vector illustration is considered to be an exciting and satiating creative output! And to enjoy this at its best, make sure you have a good idea about the basics, i.e. about the shapes and colors. And when talking about these, the first thing that...
  • Struggling with the best intentions
    Struggling with the best intentions
    Where is the line that you as a parent won't cross in regards to your child's behavior or appearance? Are you driven by what is socially acceptable at any cost? There are two news items that may make you pause and reflect when enough is...
  • UNLV's Barrick Museum
    Jerry Lewis has an Out of Focus Candy Jar on display, Painted Pictures
    Join UNLV's Marjorie Barrick Museum all summer long for Jerry Lewis's Painted Pictures exhibition. This unique peek into the genius behind Jerry Lewis offers both a sampling of some unique abstract photography of Jerry Lewis along with his...
  • Jeep travels and Nikon D700 with DX lenses
    Jeep travels and Nikon D700 with DX lenses
    People who read this know that I shot almost exclusively with a Nikon D700. Some people think it is out of date. I find it to be a tank and shoots in all conditions and give great images. Many of the problems people seem to have with image quality...
  • Getting hands on with DNP's DS40 Dye Sub Printer
    Getting hands on with DNP's DS40 Dye Sub Printer
    This past February, at WPPI, I interviewed some key marketing executives at photo imaging giant DNP about their DS40 dye-sub printer. The DS40 is DNP’s “work horse” printer and favorite among pros for printing images onsite at...
  • Leaked iPad Air 2 images show thinner design
    Leaked iPad Air 2 images show thinner design
    Leaked iPad Air 2 images show that the new iPad Air 2 will be thinner, according to an April 19 report in “The Times of India.” Apple appears to be adopting a new screen technology for the upcoming iPad Air 2.A leaked image from China...
  • Awesome Screenshot for Chrome
    Awesome Screenshot Chrome extension makes screen capturing easy
    It is easy to take a screen shot using Ctrl + Alt + Print Screen. But, then you have to open it in your photo editor to make adjustments, even minor ones. There is an easy-to-use Chrome extension called Awesome Screenshot that encompasses taking...
  • TitanFall drops on March 11th!
    TitanFall leaks show off new images and game modes
    New TitanFall images have been leaked! The images come from Redditor “FallenFusion” and show off a huge variety of environments, map design and previously unseen things. New game modes are also discussed:PILOT HUNTER Kill the enemy...
  • Maybe the most valuable thing a photographer can own
    Maybe the most valuable thing a photographer can own
    The registration comes in the mail as a standard envelope delivered by first class mail. The envelope comes from the Library of Congress so do not throw it away. The second line of the return address says United States Copyright Office so read the...
  • Jamie Dornan of 'Fifty Shades of Grey'
    Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson images from ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ set
    Fans of the E. L. James series will be glad to know the actors are hard at work on the set of “Fifty Shades of Grey.” The movie is filming in Vancouver, according to a Jan. 17 post on Wetpaint and these photos come hot off the presses...
  • Admission: Review (2013)
    Admission: Review (2013)
    Ack!We held high expectations for this film. With comedy greats Tina Fey as Portia and Paul Rudd as John Pressman, we thought that we would be laughing more than anything else.we were sorely wrong.Even if the movie had any modicum of tempo at all ...
  • Black and White Grand Canyon
    Criminal and Civil article answered and Black and White Photography
    There is a nice article being done on the magazine site showing a very nice black and white shot from the Grand Canyon that prompted someone to ask if it was out of a book. Not yet but it may be before long. It is a shot I took a couple of years...
  • DMCA image
    Lawyer replies to DMCA takedown and infringers need to read the response
    It is a nice feeling when lawyers agree with you even when they really do not want to. I have shared some of the information from those who have made the decisions to remove images and pay the invoices. Here is another example from an email I...
  • Your image,the Right of Publicity and common law in Colorado
    Your image,the Right of Publicity and common law in Colorado
    The Right of Publicity can be defined as the right to control the commercial use of one’s identity. That definition raises a number of questions as it should. The questions can start by what does it really mean. The idea is basically that no...