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

Weekly Photo Projects, Week 49

Week 49: Glass
A Good Drink in a Nice Glass
Glass was the theme for the black and white project. I find that Clarity by +Topaz Labs does some wonderful things to glass, making it seem more clear and clean. Really glad I decided to see what it could do to this photo.

Week 49: Smile
Smiling Frosty
I really didn't know what I was going to shoot for +Weekly Photo Project 2013 and our theme of Smiles. I had my Moto X out and ready to shoot random people, but it didn't really work out. Plus I felt like a total creeper. So instead I found a Christmas tree ornament that fit the bill nicely.


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