Abandoned Palace Theater in Anson, Texas

The Abandoned Palace Theater in Anson, Texas

One of my favorite types of architecture is the old movie palace era (1910s thru the 1940s) when even the smallest theaters in the smallest towns were works of art. These old theaters are a dying breed, and there aren’t many left. Many of them have … [Read more...]

10 Things I Would Tell New Lightroom Users #3: Do Yourself a Favor and Store Your Images in One Place

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Two weeks ago I shared a new article from new user tips series by Scott Kelby that can be found on the Lightroom Killer Tips website.So far the readers and new visitors like the series. For the most part this great mini series is almost complete and … [Read more...]

Grain Elevators and Grain Silos Near Frost, Texas

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Last December I spent the day exploring HWY 22 from Blooming Grove, Texas to Hillsboro, Texas. The images are from of a set of private and unknown installation of grain elevators and grain silos near Frost, Texas. Grain Elevators and Grain Silos … [Read more...]

GateKeeper Automatically Locks Your Computer When You Walk Away

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Security is always a concern when it comes to our computers. Company policies require you lock your computer in the office and out of the office. But a lot of people have a hard time remembering to lock their computers when they to the break room or … [Read more...]

Abandoned Building South of Stamford, Texas

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While working in Anson,Texas a few months back I was able to get some much needed West Texas exploring in on my free time. One my stops was to the Abandoned Stamford Inn, in Stamford, Texas. On the way into town I noticed an abandoned building just … [Read more...]

Killer Lightroom Tips for New Users #2: You Only Need One Adobe Lightroom Catalog

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Last week I shared a new new user tips series by Scott Kelby that can be found on the Lightroom Killer Tips website. For the most part this great mini series is almost complete and you can visit the site anytime to see the tips if you want. But I … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farm House Near Hamlin, Texas

Abandoned Farm House Near Hamlin, Texas

Back in November 2014 I was up in the Abilene area for work. During that time, I was able to get some exploring done up near Anson, Texas. One of my trips was to Hamlin, Texas a small town near Anson and surrounding areas to  run down a few leads. … [Read more...]

How to Use Collections in Adobe Lightroom 5

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Earlier this week I shared and article about using Collections in Adobe Lightroom 5 instead of the actual library folders to make changes to your images. I realized after posting that article, that I only knew the basics of using collections and I … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farm House Near Decatur, Texas

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Abandoned Farm House Near Decatur, Texas For the most part, most of the old farm houses from Denton, Texas to Decatur are gone. At least off HWY 380.  They have been torn down and new homes have gone up in their place. As you are driving out to … [Read more...]

Killer Lightroom Tips for New Users: Use Collections and Not Folders

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Recently I came across some articles by Scott Kelby on Killer Lightroom TIps and I wanted to share them with those that are interested in or just starting out using Lightroom to process and enhance them. Instead of waiting for Scott Kelby to the … [Read more...]

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