Editing Orkhon Falls: Using Photoshop to Blend Multiple Exposures
Aug08

Editing Orkhon Falls: Using Photoshop to Blend Multiple Exposures

With landscape photography, it’s often the case that you have some trouble bringing out the colours of the sky, as well a bright foreground, when shooting around sunset or sunrise.  What often happens, especially if you’re trying to shoot directly into the light, is that either your foreground is completely underexposed, or your sky is way overexposed.  Getting a fluid image which is properly exposed across the scene can...

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The Blog and the Change I Need
May23

The Blog and the Change I Need

It’s funny how things progress, isn’t it?  I started Brendansadventures.com back in the day as a way to showcase my travel writing, which I had just started doing professionally.  I had been published a couple times, and wanted a website that hosted just a couple of my articles as a bit of an online writing portfolio for potential clients. Then, after a couple months hosted on WordPress, I found out that I could make some...

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Sponsored Video: Welcome to Spring!
Apr16

Sponsored Video: Welcome to Spring!

I’m a serial warm weather traveller, it’s a fact that will likely never change.  In fact, I’ve spent the vast majority of my adult life running away from winter.  It’s never really been about the cold, though.  I don’t even really mind the cold.  Hell, I actually even like playing outside in the cold – hockey, downhill skiing, maybe a good old fashion snowball fight; you can count me in.  It was the...

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Video: Hanging out in Singapore
Apr14

Video: Hanging out in Singapore

I know, I know, you don’t have to shout!  I’ve been pretty terrible at publishing my videos haven’t I?  It’s been an intense couple months though, hasn’t it.  I’ve jumped from Indonesia to Jordan, then back to Southeast Asia with a week in Singapore (which is documented in the video).  Then, after popping up to Vietnam for a bit we headed for a 10-day photography assignment in Oman.  Finally,...

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Safety gone Sexy: The Latest Air New Zealand Safety Video
Feb13

Safety gone Sexy: The Latest Air New Zealand Safety Video

I posted just the other day about the making of the newest Air New Zealand safety video, and they now just released the video, so I thought you guys would like to see the completed video. This video, entitled Safety in Paradise, was done in conjunction with the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition which is celebrating their 50th anniversary.  Obviously, it’s a sexier twist on the dull safety videos that you might be used to....

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Video: Prague, and the Kutna Hora Bone Church
Jan22

Video: Prague, and the Kutna Hora Bone Church

Of course, I’m still quite delayed getting these travel videos out, but they are coming.  this is the third installment from my YouTube travel channel, from Europe.  Be sure to check out the channel for the other videos. Prague This episode comes from the Czech Republic.  It’s focused on Prague which is a city I had wanted to visit since I first dreamed of travelling the world.  The city is pretty spectacular.  Of course,...

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