14 minutes with Scott Kelby and Joe McNally

Over on Scott Kelby’s blog today is a link to a really interesting conversation between and . Sans interviewer, the pair have a conversation about where there has come from and where it is going. Among the takeaways are:

  • Get it right in the camera (to spend less time at the computer)
  • Experiment
  • Be tough on yourself when you edit the photos you’ve taken
  • Learn to shoot video
  • Have fun!

While the camera can handle the technical aspects of recording the scene, it’s the heart and mind of the that makes the .

The image below is an example of my experimenting and with my camera on a recent flight from Houston to Denver, taken somewhere over West Texas or Oklahoma as the sun set. In I’ve tweaked the white balance and shadows and applied some noise correction – all of about a minute’s effort – but like Scott and Joe I prefer to spend my time playing with my cameras than retouching photos on the computer.

Sunset above West Texas / Oklahoma

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