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Nicole S. Young
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When I travel, I like to share photos from my trip on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Typically I will share one or two photos per day, depending on how much down-time I have and also whether or not I have Internet or data on my phone. But here’s the…
When I travel, I like to share photos from my trip on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Typically I will share one or two photos per day, depending on how much down-time I have and also whether or ...
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Direction of Light for Food Photography from @nicolesy

When photographing food, the direction of your light is very important. Certain angles of light will help shape the scene and can also be the difference between a successful image, and one that is just “meh”. In this article I will be sharing examples of…
When photographing food, the direction of your light is very important. Certain angles of light will help shape the scene and can also be the difference between a successful image, and one that is ...
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Good tips! Thanks for sharing 
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In this video I show the new and updated features inside of on1’s Perfect Effects version 9.5. Here’s what is covered: Luminosity Mask Line Mask Tool Double-click Chisel and Blur Tools Feather In and Out with Blur Tool Mask Contextual Menu “O” key to…
In this video I show the new and updated features inside of on1's Perfect Effects version 9.5. Here's what is covered: Luminosity Mask Line Mask Tool Double-click Chisel and Blur Tools Feather In a...
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Free eBook: Light Stories II
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I released a new FREE eBook on my website last week! It is a collection of some of my inspriational blog posts from my blog (http://nicolesyblog.com). You can download it here: http://eepurl.com/oJdwr
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Do you want a story to right about? My life is one for the records. ..Dayon Durick (Day Day)
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"Treat Every Photograph Like It's Beautiful", by @nicolesy:

This is an excerpt from my newest eBook, Light Stories II, which you can download for FREE on my blog. Click here to learn more. We all have our own definitions of “beauty”. The color red may be bold, beautiful, and invigorating to some, while to others…
This is an excerpt from my newest eBook, Light Stories II, which you can download for FREE on my blog. Click here to learn more. We all have our own definitions of “beauty”. The color red may be bo...
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on1 (formerly onOne Software) just recently updated their software to version 9.5, giving it some boosts in functionality and processing speed. As many of you know, I’m a fan of on1 and have written several books and tutorials about the software, and I…
on1 (formerly onOne Software) just recently updated their software to version 9.5, giving it some boosts in functionality and processing speed. As many of you know, I'm a fan of on1 and have writte...
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Your my ideal in photography
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:)  i m also become like u.
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If you use Lightroom, you may be aware that Lightroom was updated a few months (Lightroom CC/Lightroom 6). One of the standout features in this new version is the ability to quickly merge HDR images inside of Lightroom without having to use Photoshop or…
If you use Lightroom, you may be aware that Lightroom was updated a few months (Lightroom CC/Lightroom 6). One of the standout features in this new version is the ability to quickly merge HDR image...
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The Lofoten Islands

+Brian Matiash and I have spent the last week here on the Lofoten Islands in Norway. We've had some iffy weather, but the rain finally let up and gave us a beautiful sky.

This time of year the sun never sets, and as I am posting this image it is nearly 1:30 am and it's bright and beautiful outside! We have been on a completely opposite sleep schedule to accomodate our photography with the beautiful light, so we are getting ready to head out again with the cameras before checking out of our cabin and heading up North for a day. After Lofoten, we head to Iceland, and I am super excited!

#norway   #iceland   #midnightsun   #travel  
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Not long ago, someone from Pixelist reached out to see if I would try out and review one of their products, a hand-painted oil painting created from one of my photos. I don’t do a lot of reviews, but when I went to their website I have to say I was…
Not long ago, someone from Pixelist reached out to see if I would try out and review one of their products, a hand-painted oil painting created from one of my photos. I don't do a lot of reviews, b...
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Spring is back, and in Oregon that means epic waterfall adventures! This is +Brian Bonham photographing Emerald Falls, a beautiful and giant waterfall at the top of a pretty daring hike along the side of yet another waterfall.
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Confused About the @Adobe @CreativeCloud? Maybe This Will Help - by @nicolesy

The Adobe® Creative Cloud™ (“CC” for short) subscription model has been out for some time now, but it seems that there is still some confusion on how the Creative Cloud actually works. Because of this, I thought I would write up a post to try and squash…
The Adobe® Creative Cloud™ ("CC" for short) subscription model has been out for some time now, but it seems that there is still some confusion on how the Creative Cloud actually works. Because of t...
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This morning Adobe announced a major update to Lightroom! The new version is called Lightroom CC, and is a part of the Creative Cloud. (For those of you not interested in using the Creative Cloud subscription service, it can still be downloaded as a…
This morning Adobe announced a major update to Lightroom! The new version is called Lightroom CC, and is a part of the Creative Cloud. (For those of you not interested in using the Creative Cloud s...
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  • Nicolesy, Inc
    Photographer & Author, 2006 - present
    I do lots of stuff! ... I create beautiful photographs of landscapes and food ... Write and publish books about photography and photo-editing ... Sell cool presets and other editing tools in my online store (http://store.nicolesy.com) ... Work as a Help Desk Specialist for NAPP (http://photoshopuser.com) ... And I'm attempting to travel the world (one new country every year).
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Photographer and author. I specialize in food photography and write books about photography.
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I'm a photographer and author, currently living in California. I'm passionate about photography, art, writing, and music ... and I love connecting with other artists and photographers.

My work mostly consists of people and food photographs and I make my living as a stock photographer with iStockphoto and Getty Images. I also create presets and eBooks and sell them online in the Nicolesy Store.

I'm also an author with Peachpit Press and Craft&Vision (you can view them all here). I'm also ACE certified in Adobe Photsohop CS4/CS5 and work as a Help Desk Specialist with the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP).
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nicolesy, Nicole Young, Nicole Newcomer
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