Oh Sepia.. Chronicles of my Love/Hate Relationship

Let’s be honest, in today’s my computer can do it all society we have been trying to imitate the style of vintage photographs. It’s funny how our society is never happy with what we currently have but as soon as it can be called retro it’s cool. Anyhow, I feel that one of the hardest tones to achieve is sepia. Like black and white, there are many ways to accomplish sepia. You can make them as soft or as harsh as you feel necessary. When done right, sepia has a…

Playing with Watercolors

Isn’t Photoshop ah-ma-zing?? It can be so powerful if you know how to use it. On the other hand, it can be a huge chunk of wasted cash if you don’t put in the time and effort to learn its capabilities. Some may argue that there is unethical aspect to Photoshop. I agree that at a certain point you are adjusting the integrity of the photo. However, I am a firm believer that adjustments made to shift focus from a backdrop to the subject are far from unethical. Now if…