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Expert Advice: Editing Photos in Lightroom

Expert Advice: Editing Photos in Lightroom

Wonderful Machine 26 May 2020
Lightroom, my favorite image catalog software and raw processor, makes organizing and editing images a breeze. It’s a great way to view and maintain your entire archive and make non-destructive edits to your images.
SEO Implementation: David Murphey & WordPress Site

SEO Implementation: David Murphey & WordPress Site

Wonderful Machine 2 December 2019
Follow along as we optimize photographer David Murphey’s website in hopes of boosting his ranking in search results.
Crew: Studios

Crew: Studios

Wonderful Machine 22 November 2019
Every photographer at some point will find themselves in need of a studio, but how do you know which one to pick? This article is a guide to choosing the right studio for any situation.
Analytics: June 2019

Analytics: June 2019

Wonderful Machine 2 July 2019
Take a deeper look into Wonderful Machine’s analytics data for June 2019, where we go over our audience, outreach, and popular blog posts.
Fernando Decillis Shadows Matthew McConaughey at Wild Turkey Distillery

Fernando Decillis Shadows Matthew McConaughey at Wild Turkey Distillery

Wonderful Machine 28 June 2019
Matthew McConaughey stars in a short form for Wild Turkey Bourbon, and member photographer Fernando Decillis captures still images to accompany.
Clint Davis Captures Cadillac’s New XT4

Clint Davis Captures Cadillac’s New XT4

Wonderful Machine 24 June 2019
Clint Davis was contracted by Campbell-Ewald to shoot the first non-CGI images of Cadillac’s XT4, which resulted in some beautiful images, an Oreo cake, and millenial bait par excellence.
Analytics: May 2019

Analytics: May 2019

Wonderful Machine 17 June 2019
A look into Wonderful Machine’s analytics data for May 2019.
Teri Campbell Wins Gold With Maker’s Mark

Teri Campbell Wins Gold With Maker’s Mark

Wonderful Machine 30 May 2019
Teri Campbell’s Maker’s Mark campaign wins gold at the Cincinnati Addy Awards.
Adam Lerner: Ralph Lauren’s Car Collection for Autoweek

Adam Lerner: Ralph Lauren’s Car Collection for Autoweek

Wonderful Machine 14 May 2019
“I had to put aside my feelings of awe and excitement to focus on the task at hand,” explains member photographer Adam Lerner. He took on the challenge of photographing Ralph Lauren’s highly coveted car collection for Autoweek and rose to the occasion.
Sara Stathas: Peck & Bushel Organic Fruit Company

Sara Stathas: Peck & Bushel Organic Fruit Company

Wonderful Machine 16 April 2019
Edible Milwaukee assigned Sara Stathas to photograph Peck & Bushel’s organic apple orchard. After doing so, the Fahey family — owners of the family-run orchard — asked the seasoned photographer to return and document the harvest for their digital library.
Emailers: March 2019

Emailers: March 2019

Wonderful Machine 2 April 2019
Our March Specialty emailer highlighted the cleverness and imagination of our talented Education photographers around the world: Dan Bigelow, John Davis, Pete Lacker, Matt Odom, Ryan Donnell, Webb Chappell, James Horan, Philip Thomas, Ryan Smith, and Greg Miller.
Analytics: March 2019

Analytics: March 2019

Wonderful Machine 2 April 2019
A look into Wonderful Machine’s analytics data for March 2019.
Analytics: February 2019

Analytics: February 2019

Wonderful Machine 6 March 2019
A look at analytics data for the month of February.
Analytics: January 2019

Analytics: January 2019

Wonderful Machine 4 February 2019
Set the tone for the year with a recap of January’s analytics data.
Analytics: December 2018

Analytics: December 2018

Wonderful Machine 2 January 2019
Send off 2018 with the final analytics data of the year.
John Fedele Documents John Deere’s Volunteer Work for Victims of Hurricane Harvey

John Fedele Documents John Deere’s Volunteer Work for Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Wonderful Machine 12 December 2018
John Fedele shot a short documentary on John Deere’s partnership with Habitat for Humanity to rebuild and repair houses destroyed by Hurricane Harvey.
Portfolio Events: October 2018

Portfolio Events: October 2018

Wonderful Machine 2 November 2018
This October Wonderful Machine was able to schedule portfolio events with Architectural Digest, Condé Nast Traveler, and People Magazine.
Evan Joseph: Town & Country

Evan Joseph: Town & Country

Wonderful Machine 29 October 2018
New York-based photographer Evan Joseph was featured in Town & Country for the many beautiful pictures he’s taken of luxury real estate.
Natasha Lee: Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

Natasha Lee: Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

Wonderful Machine 24 October 2018
Santa Monica, California-based photographer Natasha Lee photographed Lori Volk of Lori’s Original Lemonade for a story called “Second Careers” in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine. Kiplinger found Natasha through the Wonderful Machine Find Photographers page and contacted her about the shoot, which took place in a lemon grove just outside of Los Angeles.
Chuk Nowak: 313 Presents

Chuk Nowak: 313 Presents

Wonderful Machine 22 October 2018
Evil Dead: The Musical has been playing for ten years in Detroit, and Chuk found a way to capture the campy horror of the show.
Nick Hagen: The New York Times

Nick Hagen: The New York Times

Wonderful Machine 17 October 2018
Detroit, Michigan-based photographer Nick Hagen covered Ford’s attempt to revitalize itself, as well as the city of Detroit, for the New York Times.
Simon Urwin: Lonely Planet Traveller Magazine

Simon Urwin: Lonely Planet Traveller Magazine

Wonderful Machine 10 October 2018
London, England-based Photographer Simon Urwin was preparing for a big 3-week shoot in Tibet when he heard of a small town in China called Pengzhen, where life has barely changed in the past several decades. Simon decided he had to document this living example of old China, so he sent an interpreter to scout and get permissions to shoot.
Joe McNally: Nikon

Joe McNally: Nikon

Wonderful Machine 9 October 2018
Joe McNally traveled to Budapest to shoot Nikon’s campaign for their new product, the D850, based on the premise of “a high fashion heist.”
Patrick Heagney: Atlanta Magazine’s Home

Patrick Heagney: Atlanta Magazine’s Home

Wonderful Machine 8 October 2018
Atlanta-based photographer Patrick Heagney is used to taking photos of accomplished chefs and the restaurants they run.
Walter Shintani: The New York Times

Walter Shintani: The New York Times

Wonderful Machine 3 October 2018
Mexico City-based photographer Walter Shintani recently worked on a project for The New York Times, covering a $5.5 million house near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico that includes features like an infinity pool and a view of the bay.