I am a retired software engineer. In the evening or in those special moments, I am a photographer and a graphic designer. This site is a showcase of some of my work. I also post to other social sites, so follow me on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Pinterest, all as douglaspaulwade.
I was given a chance to submit an article to the Antelope Valley Lifestyle Magazine. The May 2016 issue is the focus on photography. The cover was from my friend since High School, Robert Breiner, the image’s location was my Antelope Valley meetup.com event. Where we did 1940’s style pinup. The cover is his son, […]
by Douglas Wade Since I have been doing the newsletter and the website, I’ve noticed how some of the photo submissions do not include important metadata. When I upload the images to the website, if the creator metadata is missing, the website gives me the photo credit. Thank you, I would love to take credit […]
by Douglas Wade There is a little tool in Lightroom’s Develop Module that you may not have noticed before. It’s contained in many of the panels and called the Targeted Adjustment Tool. It is a simple little tool that basically samples an area of your image and will allow you to easily modify one or […]
Lightroom Web and Lightroom Mobile By Douglas Wade Lightroom on the web is the browser-based version of Lightroom Mobile. Lightroom Mobile connects to Lightroom on your desktop by syncing collections. This allows you to have a subset of your complete catalogue on your devices. Editing in Lightroom Mobile, Lightroom Web and Desktop are all non-destructive […]
I started doing the Lancaster Photography Association’s Newsletter called the Desert Exposure starting in September 2014. Each month, I do the graphic design in InDesign and write an article. Click on the cover to download the newsletter and read the articles. I featured one of my images only on the cover of March 2015. May […]