Photograph Everyone

Wednesday, 25 April 2012 by

Clay Blackmore

You probably got the email from us promoting a roadshow touring the United States and Italy presented by world renowned commercial, portrait, wedding, event, everything photographer Clay Blackmore.

Now that the event is nearing the halfway point, several of our staff have had the opportunity to sit in on the seminar and send back reports.

We ask our friend Bill Vahrenkamp and Darkroom’s very own, K Raminiak, what they took away most from the event.

Free T-Shirts (as THANKS)

Monday, 23 April 2012 by

Hello Darkroom Users, Eric Woodchek here. I’m the marketing guy at Darkroom Software. [My brother Brian is the geeky guy with all —or some— of the answers and brother Mike is the bean counter.] I’m the guy that gets to have the fun! I just want to thank you all for your support and your

It’s a proud accomplishment we have felt before — but feels great nonetheless! Back in 2006: Darkroom Software won the Professional Photographer Magazine’s prestigious award for innovations in photography software. In 2012: Darkroom wins again for the new features in Version 9.1 including social network / Facebook publishing, instant image emailing, and improved hot folder capture

Different Companies. Same Owners!

Thursday, 16 February 2012 by

If you caught this recent press release or have taken a look at the ExpressDigital website lately you must be thinking to yourself: “What is going on?” Or, more specifically, “What is ExpressDigital’s relationship to Darkroom Software and Imaging Spectrum – Who owns what now?” We’ve got the answer straight from Mike Woodchek: “The owners

Discount code for SPAA/PSPA 2012

Tuesday, 14 February 2012 by

In need of a discount for SPAA/PSPA? Reach out to us on our Facebook page and we will reply with a discount code good for $50 off (member rate) or $150 off (non-member rate).

The team at Darkroom is pleased to forward along this great story from our friend Ian Griffiths. Please feel free to learn more about Ian at his website or our article on how he uses Darkroom for his event photography business. * * * * * * * * Ian Griffiths of Event-Photos has arranged

Are you on your way to New Orleans for ImagingUSA? If you are, please be sure to make these DARKROOM dealers a highlight of your tradeshow experience: *** Desktop Darkroom in booth #431 *** *** Imaging Spectrum in booth #1425 *** *** FotoClub in booth #1349 *** *** ImageTech Marketing in booth #221 *** Each

Creativity is King

Saturday, 22 October 2011 by

Photographer Spotlight: Extreme Photography Studios When you visit the website of Extreme Photography Studios it quickly becomes apparent that creativity is king. Nothing is typical when it comes to this company — headed by owner Tiffaney Arbogast-Burke and business partner Derek Burke. Since starting up Extreme Photography Studios in 1999 the company has stayed at

Green Screen Secrets

Sunday, 18 September 2011 by

Easily one of the most popular features of DARKROOM is the green screen dropout. It works great and it is extremely flexible when you know the ins-and-outs of making backgrounds and foregrounds, color settings, and the limits of your own creativity. Because the world of green screen has so many varieties, we reached out to

Corporate Photos Go Social

Thursday, 25 August 2011 by

Photographer Spotlight: Professional Images Photography

Perhaps you’ve read the recent headlines that social media is taking over convention and event photography. It may be because of the ambition of Joseph Rodriguez and his San Antonio-based company, Professional Images Photography. It appears they are getting some attention from their editorial article about how they’ve found a workflow and service line that not only provides near-instant prints at corporate events, but also, a simultaneous email with the same image — branded with the corporate sponsor’s logo and often in front of a greenscreen image.

Apparently there’s a lot of buzz when “everyone was tweeting, facebooking and forwarding the photos [they got via email] with the company logo prominently displayed” and that it was the “hit of the tradeshow floor with everyone giggling when their phones began pinging.”

It was a tradeshow marketers dream come true.

When we found out that Professional Images Photography does it all with DARKROOM Professional Edition, we knew we had to pick their brain before convention season formally kicks off on Memorial Day. We reached out to owner, Joseph Rodriguez about what inspired him to create this service offering and the much talked-about article.