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Archive for 'Business Tips'

March 12 2013

We’ve done our best to simply the magic behind CMYK and RGB color spaces. This is a must read if you’ve ever wondered exactly why color spaces are important. Science!

March 11 2013

Photoshop has a tool for everything, but as a photographer you don’t do everything, you edit photos. Check out this week’s tutorial for tips on setting up the perfect workspace with only the tools you need.

February 27 2013

A quick and easy guide to one of Photoshop’s coolest hidden features. Merge your layers up into a new layer instead of down into the background. That way you can keep editing without having to fear making a mistake.

February 26 2013

Is Album Builder v5 worth the investment? YES! Read why in our latest review.

February 25 2013

It’s that time, time to say goodbye to February. We’ve had a lot of fun here at Totally Rad! this month, and we’re sharing some of our highlights below.

February 21 2013

This guest post from Julie Kuzmenko McKim will teach you to “read” the lighting in a photograph to figure out how it was made. It is a must read for anyone wanting to learn studio lighting.

February 18 2013

For this week’s tutorial Jeremiah breaks down another FAQ. He walks us through creating, exporting and importing RadLab recipes.

February 12 2013

Never have wonky looking prints again! Calibration is king, and we’ve got some handy tricks on making sure you have the perfect workspace.

February 11 2013

For this week’s tutorial Jeremiah breaks down a FAQ. He takes us through easy layer masking with RadLab.

February 5 2013

Josh and Michelle Beller are the powerhouse team behind Mi Belle Photography and they’re passionate about documenting weddings and portraits through epic and unforgettable imagery. We were lucky enough to catch up with them for a mini-interview, and their responses are definitely worth a read.

February 4 2013

Check out today’s mini-tutorial for a quick and easy way to straighten your image in Photoshop.

January 23 2013

This week our very own Doug Boutwell will be walking you through the ins and outs of Pro Retouch 2.0 in a free webinar this Thursday, Jan. 24th at 4pm PST. Tune in live to learn so much retouching magic you’ll swear you’re at Hogwarts.

January 17 2013

After nearly two decades in daily journalism as a staff photographer at the Arizona Republic and The Chicago Tribune Paul Gero transition his career into portraiture and wedding photography. He is a die hard RadLab fan, and we’re very excited to feature him in a mini-interview.

January 15 2013

One of my favorite adages from the film world is the Sunny 16 rule. Long before reliable in camera metering photographers used it to land the perfect exposure while shooting outdoors. What!? You don’t know the Sunny 16 rule? Good news, we made a snazzy infographic to walk you through it.

January 10 2013

I know I can’t be the only one tormented by the intangibility of digital files, and I’ve put together a simple plan for getting my photos off my hard drives and into the real world.

January 8 2013

We love it when December 31st rolls around. Not because of the parties or the resolutions, but because we get to absolutely GORGE on “Best of” blog posts. We’ve collected some of our favorites below.

January 4 2013

Because we’re not immune to New Year Resolutions a big part of our photo talk lately is about what we want to do with our photography in the coming months. We’ve rounded up some of the crew’s favorite photo ambitions for 2013.

December 23 2012

Day 12 is here, and it is time for our final giveaway. THE ENTIRE TOTALLY RAD! PRODUCT LINE!

December 20 2012

Today’s prize is a $300 credit to Colorati! It is the perfect thing to get you out from under your pile of work, and let you start taking back your life.

December 18 2012

Isn’t it time you get a camera strap as awesome as you are? Then you’re in luck because today’s giveaway is the most BA camera harness system on the market. It’s from HoldFast and it’s called the Money Maker