The (Fujifilm) X-Files

SOOC Sorry folks, no Mulder and Sculley here, the X-Files I’m going to be talking about have nothing to do with aliens or government conspiracies. These X-Files are the gorgeous straight out of camera jpeg files I get from my Fujifilm X-Series camera, the 24mp X-T2.  Anybody who’s considered purchasing one of Fujifilm’s outstanding X-Series… Read More

Give Lens Flare The Finger!

Have you ever taken what you thought was a killer landscape photo only to get home and find it unusable, ruined by the dreaded lens flare? Some lens flare is good, think of those light rays emanating from the sun. Some  lens flare is bad, like the big balls of color in the photo above. Would… Read More

Weekly Photo Challenge: Saturate

Foliage again? That’s right. And until it’s gone and all the leaves are on the ground, welcome to the Jeff Sinon Photography Autumn In Technicolor Blog. I’m headed to the mountains soon, for what I hope to be a long and fruitful day of photographing this years glorious display of color, in hopes of bringing… Read More

Watermarking Made Simple.

Make Your Mark I get a lot of comments about my watermark. Surprisingly, quite a few people aren’t sure how to create their own. Here, in my latest article for the New England Photography Guild, I explain how to create a simple text watermark using the tools available in Adobe Lightroom 4. I also tell… Read More

Nik Software Savings Update!

I just wanted to write this short update to the post from two days ago. I have been informed by the powers that be that as of April 2nd I’ll be losing my standing as an affiliate for the Nik Collection by Google  will be terminated. While you will still be able to purchase this… Read More

Don’t Be A Pixel Peeper!

Are you a pixel peeper?  Do you zoom in as far as you can looking for the slightest flaw in your images? My latest article for the New England Photography Guild tells a few of the reasons I have stopped myself from becoming a Pixel Peeper. Digital noise is one example of the things most photographers obsess… Read More

Presets And Plugins, Creative Tools Or Creative Crutch?

I Love To Make Photographs… …but I hate the time spent behind the computer once the image has been captured. Time behind the computer is at best, time away from the camera, and at its worst, time away from my family. I’d much rather be out shooting or spending time with my wife and daughter,… Read More

Dust Spot Removal Made Easy In Lightroom 3.

You dirty, dirty, camera! Yesterday I headed down to Odiorne Point State Park to photograph the May 5th “Super Moon” full moon. After importing the images into Lightroom 3 one thing became abundantly clear, the sensor in my camera is filthy! “Out, Damned Spot!” The spot removal tool in Lightroom works very well for, you… Read More