General, Write-a-palooza 2017

A quick Lightroom check-in

So after my positive thoughts on the new Lightroom CC paradigm last week, I came across one little snag that has be stuck in no-man’s land. When you migrate your catalog over to Lightroom CC from Classic, it needs to send all your photos to the cloud. If you’re like me, this take a long […]

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General, Write-a-palooza 2017

RAW on a phone

Something that I’ve been meaning to try is shooting RAW on my phone. The Lightroom app allows you to shoot raw and then edit the photos in Lightroom CC. it was a beautiful evening outside with a wonderful setting sun hitting some dead seeds of a tree in our front yard. I decided to use […]

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General, Write-a-palooza 2017

Lightroom CC

Today Adobe announced their new Lightroom CC line, which is the next generation of Lightroom products. I’ve been a Lightroom user for many years, and it’s my go-to product for photography needs. I’ve managed to do amazing edits with it, and salvage some photos that haven’t come out great. It’s a workhorse of a tool […]

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General, Write-a-palooza 2017

Lightroom on the web

The other day, my friend Wes and I were chatting about working with taking pictures while traveling, and I happened to log back into my Lightroom Mobile account. I was surprised to find that a LOT had changed since the last time I logged in. First and foremost, you can now upload RAW photos directly […]

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Blog-o-rama 2016, General

Room of light in the cloud

Recently I’ve had a couple of conversations with friends about the state of my aging iMac and how I need to replace it with something newer. That got me thinking though about what I use my primary desktop computer for. I play a few games now and then, but it’s not my primary gaming system; for […]

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Create-a-thon 2015, General

March snow

Here in Minnesota it’s typical to get wet spring snow in March, and sometimes even in April. This year has been tremendously dry, so we’ve been looking forward to anything that might help with that as Spring dawns. Last night we finally got a bit of moisture, and although southern Minnesota got much more, we […]

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