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2015 Pro Travel Photographer Year in Review

First, I want to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you for the continued support with the kind comments, likes, plusses, tweets, and shares. It has been both an honor and a pleasure to share my photos and experiences with all of you and please know that you’ve all helped make 2015 a truly wonderful year.And now, a toast to 2015 and may 2016 bring each of you closer to your … [Read More...]

Photographing The World: Cityscape, Astrophotography, and Advanced Post-processing

I’m excited to announce my second educational video with Fstoppers, Photographing The World: Cityscape, Astrophotography, and Advanced Post-processing!With 20 new lessons and over 15 hours of instructional content that spans 5 countries and 7 unique cities, the creation of this tutorial series has taken us an entire year to complete. The complexity of techniques ramps up significantly … [Read More...]

New Tutorial Video! Photographing the World : Landscape Photography and Post-processing

After 6 months of production both in the field and in the studio, I’m thrilled to finally announce the release of my first video with Fstoppers, Photographing The World: Landcape Photography and Post-processing!What has been a labor of love has also been one of the most challenging and demanding projects that I’ve ever taken on. The production value is off the charts and I’m so proud of what … [Read More...]

Filming Around the World in 80 Days with Fstoppers

If you’ve been following me on Social Media for the past few months, you’ve no doubt noticed that I’ve been posting tons of behind the scenes photos about a project I’m working on with Fstoppers. In truth, it would probably be more accurate to say that it’s the only thing I’ve been talking about on Social Media besides the new launch of Dream Photo Tours. But, to make a short story long, now that … [Read More...]

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2014 Travel Photography Year in Review

First of all I would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you for the continued support with comments, likes, plusses, tweets, and shares. It has been an absolute pleasure to share these photos and experiences with all of you and please know that you’ve all helped make 2014 a […]

The Formatt-Hitech Travel Filter Kit, Elia Locardi Signature Edition

I’m proud and excited to share the news of my new Travel Filter Kit, Signature Edition from Formatt-Hitech! The Travel Filter Kit has been a long time in the making and a great deal of thought, love and passion has gone into the production. It’s an amazing feeling to be working with such a great […]

Photokina 2014

I’m excited to say that I had the esteemed pleasure of attending and speaking at Photokina 2014, the world’s largest bi-annual imaging fair, from Tuesday, September 16th to Sunday, September 21st September in Cologne, Germany. I want to thank Fujifilm and Wacom for inviting me to speak and everyone who made this week so incredible. I enjoyed every moment of it!

Review | 20 Countries with Fujifilm X-Series Cameras

Since May 2013, I’ve had the pleasure of working with the Fujifilm X-Series Cameras (X-E1, X-E2, and X-T1) and XF lenses in more than 20 different countries worldwide. Dozens of images and countless cups of coffee later, Here’s my complete review.

The Harmony of Japan vs. The Sakura Apocalypse

In Perfect Harmony Illuminated in soft twilight, Osaka Castle floats on a sea of beautiful cherry blossoms… The past 5 weeks in Japan have been nothing short of amazing and while I’m filled with joy from all of the great experiences, I can’t seem to shake this sinking feeling in my heart knowing that this […]

Featured in Professional Photographer Magazine

I’m happy to announce that I’ve been featured in Professional Photographer Magazine!I’m humbled and honored to read such a beautifully written story about my life on the road as a travel photographer! 🙂 With the location independent lifestyle that Naomi and I have carved out for ourselves, I’m often asked to share and write about […]