There is more to Scottsdale (Arizona) than resorts. Affluent cities often embrace the arts, Scottsdale is no exception. This is a photo essay sampling just some of the art features around Scottsdale.
Playing with post processing styles and filters. As applied to street photography.
I got to attend a beginners workshop for fashion photography. Great fun. Click on the photo for a link to the gallery.
A look at composition choices using Sedona, Arizona. This is a popular tourist destination that is renown for its classic western scenery. The red rock buttes of Sedona have appeared in many western movies.
Photo editors offer several different approaches to brightening up areas in deep shade. Examples are shown here from Lightroom, the Topaz Adjust plugin for Lightroom, and ACDSee Photo Editor 6.
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This shows image styles found in photo editors and apps. Like the effects that are popular for social sites. These are the filters that come built into the editors ACDsee, Elements, and Picasa.