Specializing in creating images that help you tell your story. Whether your story is personal or professional, a picture is still worth a thousand words.
Ron Nabity provides professional photography services in the Lincoln, Roseville, Sacramento and Northern California areas.
02-13-2015 One of the most overused statements by photographers has to be, “I’ll fix it in Photoshop™.” When photo editing software is used to compensate for sloppy camera settings, poor composition or incorrect lighting, the photographer must, by definition, degrade the image in order to “fix” it. Exposure adjustments, color temperature adjustments and cropping all … Continue reading Planning for Photoshop™
12-26-2014 Note: This review is written as a casual review based on user experiences. I don’t intend to provide a calibrated, scientific description of this lens. In 2014, Olympus came through on their promise to bring a second PRO-version zoom lens to market. After the heralded debut of the Olympus 12-40mm f/2.8 PRO lens late … Continue reading Gear review: Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO lens
10-27-2014 Last week Laura and I took a road trip along the eastern slopes of the Sierra Nevada mountains. We packed up our pickup truck with warm blankets, clothes, food and camera gear; we also tossed in our dog, Pepper, for good measure. This was our first chance to try out “RV-ing” with our little … Continue reading Road-tripping in the Eastern Sierra Nevada mountains
09-25-2014 When I bought my first single lens reflex (SLR) camera in 1974, it came with a 50mm lens. This lens was often referred to as a “normal” lens because its focal length closely mimics the field of view of the human eye. Lenses with a focal length shorter than 35mm were considered “wide … Continue reading Olympus 25mm lens: the new Normal