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Fun and whimsy with the new Lensbaby Trio

We can all agree that when you talk about a lens, you’re typically picturing cough a barrel with one rear element, one front element and a bunch of elements in between. So, when I heard that Lensbaby was taking this approach and tripling it, I was excited. On Wednesday, Lensbaby announced the new Trio 28, a 28mm f/3.5 prime lens …

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Roaming around Düsseldorf

While I’ve visited Germany many times, my trip to the country last month gave me my first opportunity to see the beautiful city of Düsseldorf. In total, I spent about 3.5 weeks in Germany, with the first week in Berlin (attending the IFA Expo) and the remaining 2.5 weeks in Düsseldorf, working out of Wacom’s brand new office near the …

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Flixel Cinemagraph Highlights #1

I have a huge obsession with cinemagraphs and have written about the creative opportunities that they can provide. The more we strive to create and share our work with the world, the more important it is to clearly understand that the most precious commodity we’re trading and vying for is another person’s attention. Think about it. Think about your social media consumption …

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Returning to Tokyo

Oh my, it has been quite a long minute since my last post, hasn’t it? I promise to go into more detail about the hiatus in the next few weeks but the tl;dr is that two months ago, I took on the role of Global Director of Social Media at Wacom and since then, I’ve had next to know time to …

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3 Hidden Features in Snapchat

There’s no denying that Snapchat is the current ‘darling’ social platform and, when used effectively, it can yield wonderful results in terms of supplementing your brand identity. It all boils down to merging two things: 1. knowing who your audience is and 2. understanding what type of content is best suited for Snapchat. With that said, you may not know …

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The Photo Show: Episode 14

It’s time to kick off Episode 14 of The Photo Show! Come on in and join the fun! Feel free to ask your questions in the comments section, too! In this episode: • Abobe just announced an update to Lightroom CC that brings some cool new features and a bunch of updated lens profiles • Bill Scott, a member of …