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Camera Photos to Lightroom – Automatically!

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Camera Photos to Lightroom – Automatically!

Learn how to set up your phone, Dropbox and Lightroom to enable automatic import of images from your phone to Lightroom

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A Magical Night of Painting with Light

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A Magical Night of Painting with Light

A group of intrepid women brave the cold to capture amazing shots of Washington State’s Stonehenge using light sticks and flaming steel wool

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Offering Worldwide Photography, Lightroom Training!

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I’ve expanded my horizons (literally) thanks to a new tool I’ve discovered to replace the troublesome Skype. This new tool does NOT require students to have an account or do elaborate setup – I just send a link, a few clicks and I’m seeing your screen – like sitting next to you! I can take your mouse if I need to, and, get this – we can record the session for you to watch again later! Wow.  I’ve used this with several non-computer savvy students, works like a charm! Sessions are $30/half hour with a half hour minimum. Fee includes a recording of the session if requested. Potential Topics General Photography – basics of...

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Big Trip – Which Camera? Computer? Phone?

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Big Trip – Which Camera? Computer? Phone?

In the spring of 2011, my husband and I took a 5 week trip to SE Asia. Now some women agonize over what clothes and jewelry to take. I, on the other hand, agonize over what technology to take! Specifically, which camera, what computer, and what about our phones? These are the choices we made based on our priorities, options in each category and the advantages and disadvantages of each option. In making your decision, I suggest that you start out by likewise listing your priorities, options and the advantages and disadvantages of each option. CAMERA Our priorities We knew that we would be moving around a lot (15 flights, 12 airports, rarely more than one night in any...

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15 flights, 12 airports, 4 countries, 3116 photos and videos later…

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15 flights, 12 airports, 4 countries, 3116 photos and videos later…

What an amazing trip we had! It started with my son Brit going to Bangkok to teach English, and, of course, I had to go see him! That little visit morphed into a month long trip touring Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, and Viet Nam. I’m in the process of processing the photos and videos into something digestible – but here are a few to whet your appetite! Buddhas Ayuthallah Thailand Monks – Thailand Buddha – Royal Palace – Bangkok Snake whiskey – Laos The White Temple – North Thailand High priest, Caodist Temple, Viet Nam Koh Lipe Island Dive master – Koh Lipe Thailand Long tailed boat – Koh Lipe Thailand Marble Mountain...

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Memorial Slideshow

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Memorial Slideshow

Gathering old photos, scanning them, making them into a memory in the form of a slideshow and/or book. I am so honored to help families do...

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