Read More

Cape Cod Photo Workshop

June 24, 2011 | By Jerry Monkman
I’ll be leading a 5-day photo workshop on the Cape Cod National Seashore in September. It is a beautiful place...
Read More

Tips for Taking Photos from a Kayak.

June 21, 2011 | By Jerry Monkman
Here’s a video with some tips for shooting from a kayak. Post a comment if you have any techniques or...
Advertisement
Read More

Want to Shoot Video – Just do it!

June 20, 2011 | By Jerry Monkman
A little more than a year ago, I was fumbling around with my Canon 5D MarkII, wanting to add video...
Read More

Animoto Slide Shows

June 9, 2011 | By Jerry Monkman
Like most photographers who have been at it for a while, I’ve been putting together slide shows of my work...
Read More

Rainy Day Photography

May 18, 2011 | By Jerry Monkman
If you live in the northeastern U.S. like I do, it lately seems as if it rains every day. Bad...
I0000mbW3GMuLUEk.jpg
Read More

How to Sell a Picture.

March 7, 2011 | By Jerry Monkman
Most people who get serious about their photography eventually entertain the idea of doing it professionally. Selling a few photos...
Advertisement
Read More

The Challenge to See.

January 19, 2011 | By Jerry Monkman
We recently received a big dump of snow here in New England – up to 40 inches in some places....
Read More

The 2011 Nature Photography Summit

December 8, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
Earlier this year, I wrote about the benefits of attending portfolio reviews at the North American Nature Photography Association’s (NANPA)...
Read More

Adobe Production Premium CS5

December 8, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
I jumped on the HD Video DSLR bandwagon about a year ago as a way to tell conservation stories with...
Read More

Joel Curzon’s Everglades and William Neill’s Impressions.

November 23, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
I recently ran across two nature photography books that are true works of art: William Neill’s “Impressions of Light” and...
Read More

Polarize fall foliage.

October 22, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
The most common comment I hear from students during my fall foliage workshops is how their photos rarely capture the...
Editing DSLR Video.
Read More

Editing DSLR Video.

August 20, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
I’ve spent most of the year learning how to translate my still photography skills to video, shooting as many clips...

Sign up for our newsletter

Stay up to date on all the latest photography gear!
Subscribe
Read More

The Art of the Self-Timer Photo

July 28, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
Self Portraits – Images by Jerry and Marcy Monkman During the last decade or so of shooting projects for conservation...
Read More

Get out and tune in.

July 9, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
I recently put together a little video for AMC Books, where I give three quick photo tips for outdoor enthusiasts...
Read More

The Performance.

June 16, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
Ansel Adams is often quoted as comparing the photographic negative to a musical score, and a print to the performance...
Advertisement
Read More

Lightroom 3!

June 10, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
When I shot this image of an abandoned pick-up truck yesterday morning, I made three exposures with the intent of...
Read More

Lensbaby Fun.

May 24, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
Back in February at the NANPA Summit in Reno, I finally succumbed to the temptation to buy a Lensbaby.  Lensbabies...
Read More

HDR In Photoshop CS5

May 12, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
Unless you’ve been hanging out in Antarctica (without an internet connection), you probably know that Adobe has been developing Photoshop...
Read More

Stacking Images For Extended Depth Of Field

May 11, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
Getting this shot with all three flowers in focus isn’t possible in one exposure. This is a single image shot...
Read More

Customizing Your Identity With Lightroom’s Identity Plate

April 23, 2010 | By Jerry Monkman
When I first started using Lightroom three years ago, I thought its identity plate was just a way to have a fancy way of displaying my name at the top of the Lightroom window, but once I got into using the powerful Print Module, it became clear that the identity plate was a really cool feature that lets you add your logo or fancy type to prints, cards, posters, even slide shows.