Checklist for a Jewelry Photoshoot

Checklist for a Jewelry Photoshoot

There are multiple ways to shoot jewelry, but there are a few essentials that can mean the difference between a good and bad photo. The 4 main things that I need to complete an image are:     Good jewelry photography needs sharp, crisp focus. Macro focus...
Fast Curing Liquid Plastic

Fast Curing Liquid Plastic

This is one of those projects that takes some skill and timing to get right, but once you do, the end results justify the means. Without divulging too much, this process involves using an empty beverage container, preferably aluminum, and a liquid plastic that cures...
A Few of My Favorite Things

A Few of My Favorite Things

Saw a lot of these on imgur.com. A few of my favorite things… Having a full tank of gas.    When the vending machine accepts your bill on the first try.   Peeling the plastic off of new electronics.   Showering after getting a haircut.  ...
Floating Bedside Table

Floating Bedside Table

I recently had an idea to turn a floating corner shelf I bought at Lowes into a bedside table. I also had a dresser valet that looked like it would make a great shelf to sit underneath it and add some storage space. I really only had to make the brackets and add a few...
Never Stop Making

Never Stop Making

I came across this TED Talks video on Youtube featuring Jake Nickell and it really struck a chord with me. From how he built a tree fort as a young kid with no carpentry skills, to the way he learned photoshop by just clicking every tool, I could certainly relate. If...