The Pros and (Mostly) Cons of Upgrading to a 4K Monitor

I'm in the process of getting back into photography which will mean a new camera, more on that in a later post. But the first step for me was a new computer, one with the horsepower to handle a modern day camera and its RAW files. Along with the computer comes a new 4K monitor. 4K is great for media consumption, right? Your characters on your favorite show or movie really look detailed and realistic. Scenery looks wonderful. Everything looks great, right? Wrong. You know what doesn't look great? That photo I took in 2012 that I thought was sharp but is very much not. I transferred over my past catalogs of photos over to Lightroom Classic and eagerly began opening up some of my favorite photos. At first I was happy with how the colors looked and how the scene was composed. Then I noticed it was a little soft. Well I had just gotten a new contacts prescription so that must be it. Changed to my glasses and the photos were even blurrier! I went through photo after photo and most ca

Week 18 GPlus Project 52

Click to see larger
Been feeling under the weather lately. Not a cold or flu just not 100%, so I've not had much motivation to get out and shoot. Submissions for the Google Plus Project 52 are usually due Monday at 8pm. I just submitted mine, and I'm hoping it's not too late and won't get me kicked out of the group. I usually enjoy trying to get a shot to fit the theme, but with the theme being symmetry I just went out back and found what I could. Good thing it works! Maybe next week will be better.

You can view this, and the rest of my Project 52 photos here.


Popular posts from this blog

The Pros and (Mostly) Cons of Upgrading to a 4K Monitor