international photographic competition – pt 4

International Photographic Competition – Part 4 Change is in the air! Due to a change in this year’s judging procedure, I can share my Loan Collection images from the International Photographic Competition (IPC) put on by Professional Photographers of America … Continue reading

international photographic competition pt 3

International Photographic Competition – Pt 3 Finally! I can get some work done. Like many photographers around the country, I have been watching the judging of the International Photographic Competition hosted by the Professional Photographers of America (PPA). ‘Hiding’ – … Continue reading

tuesday painterly photo art – chinn

Tuesday Painterly Photo Art Heather Michelle Chinn – AKA “Heather the Painter” Corel Painter Master Elite, Corel Certified Painter Educator, Golden Artist Educator, M.Photog, M.Artist, CR. Completely captivated! Came across the first image in this post when I was judging … Continue reading

photography play

Playing with Images What do you do for fun? I find myself playing with my photography images in Photoshop. This is where I test out new ideas, explore possibilities, and have a bit of a romp through Adobe Photoshop’s Blending … Continue reading

tuesday photo artist – julieanne kost

Tuesday Painterly Photo Art Julieanne Kost – Adobe Photoshop Evangelist – Part One One of my heroes, Kost, has been an inspiration from the first time I saw her give a presentation on Photoshop. Knowledgeable, talented, giving, humble, and funny … Continue reading

sunday photo art quote delacroix

Sunday Photo/Art Quote – Eugene Delacroix One of the original, and leader of French Romantic painters, Eugene Delacroix was quite the prolific artist. That may be an understatement. That may be an understatement. I recommend you take a few minutes … Continue reading

tuesday photo art gregory daniel

Tuesday Photo Art Gregory Daniel FDPE, FSA, M.Photog. CR., CPP, F-ASP The Tuesday Photo Art blog post is featuring photographers who are taking photography to a new level using Photoshop and Painter techniques to offer more upscale products to their … Continue reading

photography book review – after the camera

¬†Photography Book Review After the Camera, by Thom Rouse Digital Transformations for Conceptual Nude & Portrait Photography Way more than a How-to, After the Camera, is a peek into the mind of a wonderfully creative artist. You can’t help but … Continue reading

tuesday photo art – michelle parsley

Tuesday Photo Art – Michelle Parsley – M.Photog.M.Artist.Cr., CPP Another country heard from. Michelle does a lot more painting of elements by hand than other artists that have been featured in this space. This shows that there is more than … Continue reading

tuesday photo art thom rouse

Photo Art Tuesday – Thom Rouse – M.Photog, MEI, CR, CPP, F-ASP Tuesday’s on Successful-Photographer, now dedicated to the art of converting images beyond that of a photograph and converting the image in a more Painterly/Artistic direction. We’ll be taking … Continue reading