Topaz Studio

Topaz Studio as an Alternative to Lightroom

At this point, everybody knows that Adobe is probably busy working on the next version of Lightroom. Probably version 7? The expectation is that they will resolve the many issues that have users up in arms about the program. The mayor expectation is that the next version should be speedier that what we now¬†have. It…

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Memorial Day Weekend Celebration

We had such a great Memorial Day weekend!! Last Saturday, we were invited to my brother-in-law’s house for an outdoor BBQ/get-together. As usual, we were asked to bring some beer and soda. Esedia, Carlos, Gabriel and me, got there around 3:30 PM. Gilberto, our oldest, said he was tired and he didn’t want to go.…

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Practice Makes Perfect

Practice Makes Perfect

It has been said that to master something we need to go at it for 10,000 hours. The famous corollary in photography is that “your first 10,000 images are your worst…” These are all different ways to say: “Practice Makes Perfect“. Since the moment we begin life, we as humans, are subject to this concept.…

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Shot with DXO One

In Memorian…

This weekend is Memorial Day weekend here in the United States. Memorial day is a federal (meaning is celebrated across the nation) holiday for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. The holiday is currently observed every year on the last Monday of May. It is also the “un-official” start…

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