As is usually the case in Photoshop, there are probably five different ways to quickly and easily add an effect to photos, but I want to show you a couple of my favorite methods. They’re my favorite methods because they meet my requirements...
Last month we talked about these four steps to hiring and training staff: 1. Know Your Demographic 2. Have a Relevant Interview Process 3. Create a Job Description 4. What Kind of Staff Member?
Every photographer has a team that surrounds them. Even if you do not realize it you have a team. This team could consist of actual employees and assistants that you direct on a daily basis.
There comes a point in many of our businesses when we realize we simply can’t do it all ourselves. For me, that came about three years in. Even though I was already outsourcing my post-production work to Evolve Edits and my house cleaning to Molly Maids,...
When it comes to lighting I’m all about creating the perfect fit for the subject at hand. My goal is to create lighting that takes into account each of the factors I’m being presented with such as existing lighting conditions, ...
What if we lived in a world with no fear? Would that be good or bad? I’m talking about fear pertaining to you and your business. Opening a new business brings fear of rejection, criticism, and probably most importantly, fear of failure.
There are a number of Photoshop tools that use brushes, including the Clone Stamp, Healing Brush, Blur, Sharpen and Smudge tools. With these tools you choose the size of the brush and whether you want a soft or hard edge and that’s about it.
About 16 years ago, I clicked open my first ever NLE (Non-Linear Editing) program. If you are getting into video editing no matter the skill level, you will no doubt come across this term. It was amazing to be able to work with video clips on my desktop computer.
Over the years, client workflow in my studio has evolved to meet both clients’ needs and our goals for studio profitability. I’ve always provided some sort of consultation before the session, but have chosen to do them over the phone.
Photography Questions and Answers with Sal Cincotta