Tag Archives: Lightroom

Seattle Real Estate Photographer: Phinney Ridge Craftsman

The final finished photo of a kitchen in a home in a Phinney Ridge Craftsman-style Nice Seattle Home - Listing soon! ©2014 Ari Shapiro - AShapiroStudios.com

Today’s real estate market in Seattle is brisk.  There’s very little inventory available; houses don’t stay on the market very long.  I’ve been working with Cynthia and Mack – a husband and wife team with Nice Seattle Homes – to photograph their real estate listings, and today’s was a treat.  Seattle may not have homes […]

Making The Shot: Skagen Watch

Making The Shot: Skagen Watch. Commercial Photography by Ari Shapiro - AShapiro Studios

I saw it – I loved it – I wanted to take a picture of it.  The mesh strap, the carbon fiber background, the small pops of color on this Skagen Watch…  Yeah, let’s do this. First, let’s talk set-up.  I really wanted to go minimal on this one.  1 light, no special equipment, kitchen […]

Adobe Lightroom 5 Beta – Review


Adobe Lightroom is an essential part of my workflow.  I’ve been using it since version 2 and absolutely love it.  It completely replaces ACR and is often the only post processing I do to a photo.  A couple weeks ago, Adobe announced that the Lightroom 5 Beta is available for download and addressed some of […]