My first steps with Luminar 3

Luminar 3 shows promise, but it’s got a long way to go before it can replace Lightroom. I’m hoping Skylum can pull it off.

A Personal Artifact

One of my personality traits which springs from my love of history is a fascination with artifacts. This fascination also holds true with personal artifacts.

Bible Geek Fun

This week I’m preaching out of 2 Corinthians 11:7-15 as part of an ongoing series. As I was translating 1 I came across a construction which I didn’t remember ever encountering. In fact, I came across it twice in the same passage – once in verse nine and a second time in verse 12. The…

Some Photography YouTubers

I’ve learned a lot from YouTube over the years. Any time I run into a roadblock learning new software, for example, YouTube is the first place I look. So when it comes to one of my favorite hobbies, YouTube is a go to space.


One of the things I pointed out in my sermon this week is that I love church buildings and church architecture. Central Baptist’s sanctuary is so lovely it’s brought me close to tears on more than one occasion 1. It is a beautiful space which is designed well. I’m not a fan of pews because…

A Change In Perspective

I’ve been playing with my new circular fisheye lens for the past few days and am really enjoying the results. Today I solved one of the difficulties I’ve been having while getting used to this new glass.