Erik Christensen

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Street Photography Tips and Techniques

When you’re getting started the challenge is overcoming the fear of taking pictures of strangers. Since telephoto lenses are not normally used in …

Street Photography

I love (and I loathe) the Fuji X100

I bought a used Fuji X100 recently. It's not a cheap camera in the shops and it isn't cheap used either. As a matter of fact you can get a good SLR …

Cameras

Five Minutes to Realistic HDR using Lightroom and a 32-Bit Plugin

Five Minutes to Realistic HDR using Lightroom and a 32-Bit Plugin - step by step on how to do HDR in under 5 minutes and spend less than $150

DIY: Take Wireless Control of Your Canon DSLR Using a $30 Router and Android

The CamRanger has been a big hit with photographers, and if you have $300 to spend on a wireless controller for your DSLR then it is a phenomenal …

Rediscovering the pleasure of black and white photography with the Fuji X100s - MirrorLessons

With the advent of digital photography, black and white has often, if not always, become a post-processing option rather than a style to adopt during …

Good Technique for Backing Up a Lightroom Catalog

In the last article I shared, "The Most Important Setting in Lightroom is Set To Off By Default", I believe there was a misunderstanding because …

The Most Important Setting in Lightroom is Set To Off By Default

"Trevor, I have been editing this wedding for the last few days and now my Lightroom catalog says it is corrupted! When I opened a new catalog and …

Tutorials

The Master Henri Cartier-Bresson - the Decisive Moment

The Master Henri Cartier-Bresson - the Decisive Moment: interview from 1973 with the maser discussing his images, philosophy, and life.

Digital Photography School

Photography Tips & Tutorials<p>Travel photography is exciting. There’s always this sense of finding new and exotic places to capture. Of course, if …

Lightroom Tips for the Develop Module the Magic Alt Key

Lightroom Tips for the Develop Module - using the Alt (Option) key to get valuable feedback to help you process your images in Lightroom.

Tutorials

Archaeologists' discovery puts Buddha's birth 300 years earlier

When Professor Robin Coningham's youngest son Gus was five, he was asked at school what his father did. "He works for the Buddha," said the boy. Which led to a bit of confusion, recalls Coningham.<p>But it turns out Gus was not that far off the mark. Last week it emerged that a team led by Coningham, …

The Hidden Secrets of Lightroom 5’s Loupe View

Last week I showed you how to use Lightroom’s Grid View. Once you have customised the Grid View to suit your needs, it is time to move on to the …

The Power of Black & White

If you read my articles about long exposure photography and intentional camera movement in the landscape you may have noticed a common theme amongst …

Fuji Delivers Major Firmware Update for the X100, Adds Faster AF and Focus Peaking

It’s always nice when a company with plenty of exciting, brand new technology continues to support their older models in a big way, and that’s what …

How to Harness the Power of Lightroom Print Collections

In a post last year I explained a process for exporting images from Lightroom …

x100s - jpg untouched

Fuji X100 Owners, get Firmware Version 2 for a speed boost!

How to Print Photos with Lightroom: The Print Module

Numerous photographers are taking advantage of Lightroom for organizing and editing photos. The software makes the process of importing and …

Tutorials

Check Out These Great Photographs and Photography Articles

Another week in the wide world of photography has passed us by, and once again Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching for the links to the …

LENSCRATCH

©Allison Stewart, Survivalcon! A preparedness expo showing off food storage, first aid, solar solutions, camping and survival supplies, homesteading, …

LENSCRATCH 2.0

For almost seven years , writing LENSCRATCH has been a solo expedition, not unlike the photograph above. Today I am thrilled to launch a new …

Waste Some Time With These 34 Great Photography Links

Join us as we check out this weeks list of epic photography links, curated by Toad Hollow Photography. This edition features a pair of tutorials, an …

E-Book Download: The Art of Boudoir Photography with Speedlights

The Art of Boudoir Photography with Speedlights<p><b>WARNING: If you are offended by nude photographs then DO NOT DOWNLOAD this ebook.</b> <b><br>I'm not kidding, this</b> …

Photoshop Plugins and Filters A-Z

A-Z of Free Photoshop Plugins & Filters<p>Watercolor Photoshop Action<p>Turn your photo — or only parts of it — into a watercolor painting that looks as if …

Just In: Fujifilm X100S Rangefinder-Style Premium Compact Camera

Fujifilm’s X100 is one of the most coveted digital cameras in recent history (hands-on with the Fujifilm X100). Wisely, Fujifilm left the new X100S, …

Inside the Volcano

One of the amazing experiences you can have in Iceland is to actually go inside of a volcano. During this excursion, you go 120 meters down into a …

10 More Places for Free Photoshop and Lightroom Plugins

Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom are software programs that provide very robust editing capabilities for graphics, images, and photographs. But …

Fujifilm X100S DNG camera profiles and some...

How to Scan Film Negatives with a DSLR

Well, lets just say I’ve gotten better at this over the last couple of years. The left image was one of the first I’ve “scanned” with my DSLR, and …

So You Want to Shoot Film?

I have been shooting a lot of film lately and enjoy it tremendously, so I thought I’d share some of the experiences I’ve had in the last year or so, …