Art and Fashion:  Benjamin Amegbey

Art and Fashion: Benjamin Amegbey

Before I shot people, I shot landscapes.  There are some landscapes that seem to yield many fine photographs.   One such place is White Pocket, where I say “If you drop your camera, you’ll get a good picture”. I have encountered one of those rare...
Photographing Plants in a Greenhouse

Photographing Plants in a Greenhouse

Photographing plants in a greenhouse is commonplace for me, since I have 7 greenhouses, but today I’ll talk about shooting where anyone can go….to our public greenhouse at Manito Park.  It is fun to shoot in that comfortable environment, though the task is...
Color Toning Photos

Color Toning Photos

A popular “look” for photos is one in which there is an added color tone that can add interest, depth or style to a shot.  Some viewers will prefer the shot in the original form, some will like the shot in the color toned form.  This tutorial should assist...
Focus Stack

Focus Stack

Ever tried to take a macro shot of a flower and find that part of the image is out of focus?  The solution can be a focus stack.  Photoshop can assemble an entire stack of photos into one image that gives a much improved focus over any one image.  The actual Photoshop...