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Adobe announces full raw photo editing in Lightroom Mobile for iOS devices!

Welcome to one of the biggest game changers in mobile photography history as Adobe announces fully integrated raw photo editing in Lightroom Mobile for iOS!The first time I ever used an Adobe Product was way back in 1999 when I began working professionally with Adobe Photoshop version 5.0. Of course 17 years ago Photoshop was a completely different program. Since then Adobe has continuously … [Read More...]

The Fujifilm X-T2 – First Look and Hands On Review

I’m very excited to say that today, the Fujifilm X-T2 has officially been announced!I’m proud to be one of the few photographers in the world that has had the opportunity to field test the X-T2, and over the past few months, I’ve traveled from Japan, to Italy, Greece, and Singapore, to put this camera through its paces, report my findings, and see what shots I could capture along the … [Read More...]

How I Became Involved in Pro Aerial Drone Photography

From Then to Now | The Story of How I Became Heavily Involved in Professional Aerial Photography It’s amazing to think that in just a few short years, drone and UAV technology has evolved into such outstanding heights. And all throughout this time as these little marvels of personal aircraft technology have continued to get more powerful and user friendly, I’ve seamlessly incorporated them not … [Read More...]

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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 […]

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 […]