Archive for November, 2020

November 28, 2020

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by: Jacques Gaines

Intro   Moon landing deniers have been around for a while. But in the age of "Fake news" and questionable press practices, the movement keeps on growing. Much of moon landing denier's so-called proof is in the photographs.   However, as a photographer with a pretty good knowledge of photographic realities, I am sure that [...]

November 24, 2020

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by: Jacques Gaines

Introducing my LuminarAI learning portal   Luminar AI , Luminar 4 and Luminar 2018 are photo editing software that I've grown to love. The Luminar software line by Skylum gives me an automatic photo editing solution that satisfied my needs as a pro photographer. What you get with Luminar is an intelligent, one-touch, slider-based photo [...]

November 14, 2020

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by: Jacques Gaines

Is BeFunky a good photo editing app?   BeFunky is a quick A.I. photo editing app solution for both PC and Mac formats. This online editing software, centered on easy image editing, is offered online via a web browser. This blog post will look at BeFunky's portrait retouching capability. We will be answering questions like: [...]

November 10, 2020

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by: Jacques Gaines

[ultimate_modal modal_title="Subscribe to the JGP Newsletter" modal_on="onload" onload_delay="3" modal_size="medium" modal_style="overlay-fade" overlay_bg_opacity="80" img_size="80"][mc4wp_form id="10986"][/ultimate_modal] Fuji’s new camera body-lens combination for portraits   Making great portraits is an art. Getting the right portrait involves many factors. Most notably, 4 factors need to shine when making a portrait that stands out. In this blog, I want to talk [...]

November 1, 2020

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by: Jacques Gaines

With optics, nothing is simple.   When answering the question: "What is an f-stop in digital photography?" getting your head around the concept can be daunting. This is because when talking about lenses, one cannot avoid talking about the complicated and intricate science of optics. But we are photographers, and I will only get into some [...]