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Essays, Articles & Digital Darkroom

Essays

This is a list of my essays on photography, and present my views and opinions.

View Camera
How to build a view camera with a Canon 5D.
About Print Editions
About print editions and open editions.
Why?
Why am I taking all these photographs?
What is a Fine Art Print?
My take on what a Fine Art Print is.
Workshop in New Mexico
My article from "Naturfotografen" about an Alain Briot workshop in New Mexico.
Image Enhancements
My take on image enhancements in fine art images. This essay is also published on Alain Briot's website beautiful-landscape.com in Image Enhancements.
The Watchman
Some locations and landscapes is photographed more often than others. And few sights are more photographed than The Watchman as seen from the Virgin river bridge in Zion National Park, Utah. This is my take on making an image of that scene.
Tsegi Overlook
An essay about how I createn the image "TsegiOverlook".
A New Perspective
An essay about taking aerial photographs with the Dji Phantom 2 quad copter.

Articles

This is a list of my articles on photography. They generally are of a more technical and fact based nature than my essays.

Epson Stylus Pro 3880
My experience with the Epson Stylus Pro 3880 printer.
HP B9180
My experience with the HP B9180 printer.
Photography equipment
This is an overview of some of the camera gear and lenses I use.
Photography backpacks
When I wanted to buy a new backpack to carry my gear, I did some searching, and this is the options came up with.
Technique
Short article on shutter speed and water, and use of filters.

Reviews/Tests

Some quick and informal tests of equipment.

24-70 and 24-105
Comparison of the Canon lenses EF 24-70 2.8 L and EF 24-15 4.0 L.
75-300 and 70-200
Comparison of the Canon lenses EF 75-300 4-5.6 III USM and EF 70-200 2.8 L.

Digital Darkroom

My articles on my digital workflow and technique.

Lightroom 3 Technique: Workflow
A description of my general image processing workflow in LR3 using smart collections.
Lightroom 3 Technique: Keywords
A description of my general keywording workflow in LR3.

Morning mist

Morning mist

Valdres, Norway / September 2006

Publications

Other places where my images and writings have been published.

Workshop in New Mexico
My article from "Naturfotografen" about my workshop with Alain Briot in New Mexico.
Image Enhancements
My take on image enhancements in fine art images is published on Alain Briot's website beautiful-landscape.com.

Sunset

Sunset

Flesberg, Norway / April 2011

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