I am so proud of these two...I was in San Francisco for the summer last year and I met these two wonderful ladies, did a little friendly consult, and just days later were studio hunting! We found this little gem in the rough on Union Street, in trendy Cow Hollow. Fast forward seven months later and the renovation is complete and Vertie' is ready to open her doors. Maria Mrasek writes "...we are officially open! I am as proud as a new momma but this is something different, I got to design and create a space that is truly me, with my work blown up HUGE! Tutt and I built and created every inch, I am a proud wife as well. We also got to meet and become partners with two amazing people, Robyn and Shawn (Kessler). We LOVE it! it has turned out exactly as we both dreamed...a little eclectic and funky but warm and yummy. And, we owe it all to you..you were the push and the drive and the little birdie on our shoulders...thanks SOOOO much! The outside still has a ways to go...but it looks really cute for now! Wait till all the details come in to play!"
I can't wait! I may even have to come for an in-person inspection...
As photographers, we’re always on the lookout for new tools that will make our workflow faster and easier (while making our images look their best), and when we found Mastin Labs’ film presets for Lightroom, specifically Fuji Pro, Ilford B&W and Kodak Portra, we knew we had hit gold!
We downloaded and installed all three, and watched the included Getting Started tutorials Edit Your First Image and Using Tone Profiles that hold your hand and walk you through the presets and how they work.
The presets are incredibly easy to use, and quick to apply. And, we love that they are designed to replicate the films that we have known and loved.