How to use textures in Photoshop for better photos

Learning how to use textures in Photoshop has been one of the best ways I’ve found to add interest to some otherwise so-so images. In particular, applying textures in Photoshop to travel photos can add depth and meaning to your trip images. How? Because you’re able to add associations to the image that may convey more of how you felt when you captured the image…

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Get the most out of a guidebook

How do you get the most out of a guidebook? In today’s interconnected world, you wonder if the guidebook itself is becoming an anachronism, a throwback to a time when people read actual newspapers and a social network usually involved a potluck. So I’m less concerned with the medium in which the information is presented – books, printouts of PDFs, downloadable e-books, podcasts, phone apps…

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Something for everyone

In Munich, Germany, at the famous Hofbrauhaus brewery, locals hang out at tables assigned specifically for them. They also keep their beer steins locked in racks that only they and other locals can access. This, in part, is what separates the tourists from the locals. And yet even though there’s a clear cultural divider there between insiders and outsiders, everyone is welcome. It’s the same…

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Welcome to my site. Here you’ll find insights, discoveries and messages from along the way regarding the art of meaningful experiences, What’s a meaningful experience? That’s up to you to decide.

In general, it involves an experience – something you partake in – that makes a difference…to you, to others, to the world.

In particular, we’ll explore the intersection of travel and creativity (in all its forms, from art to business to life) and see how to travel in a manner that enhances your creativity and create in a manner that improves every trip you take.

 

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