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Here you will find a collection of inspirational and educational stories, announcements, product reviews and other random thoughts that you may, or may not find interesting. If you have any questions or comments about the opinions shared here, or to inquire about having your photography related product reviewed by me to be shared with my audience please reach out to me using the contact form and I’ll reply to your inquiry as soon as I’m able. I hope you enjoy my blog and thank you for your interest in my work!

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The Art Of Illumination | How To Light Photo Prints In Your Home
The Art Of Illumination | How To Light Photo Prints In Your Home

   Now that you have found the perfect photograph to transform your space, it is important to choose the best way to illuminate your artwork...

Artist Spotlight | Stallman Studio & Jack Storms
Artist Spotlight | Stallman Studio & Jack Storms

   As an artist myself, I appreciate and enjoy many forms of art. I am always amazed by those who produce incredible artistic works from scratch using materials that by themselves have humble beginnings...

Abstract Art Pictures: The Fine Art Of Nature

Abstract photography, sometimes called non-objective, experimental, conceptual or concrete photography, is a means of depicting a visual image that does not have an immediate association with the object world and that has been created through the use of photographic equipment, processes or materials...

The Best Of Iceland: Incredible Landscape

In July of 2016 I took a direct flight from Seattle to Iceland to spend 10 days on the road exploring and photographing the amazing island and it's incredible landscapes. Packed with waterfalls, lava fields, glaciers, mountains and beautiful rugged beaches its no wonder that Iceland is a top destination for many each year...

Las Vegas Luxury Fine Art Landscape And Nature Photography

https://www.aaronreedphotograp...  Late in 2016, I was contacted by Helga & Vlajko, potential collectors whom I now consider friends, to inquire about my EXPERIENCE LUXURY service. Helga & Vlajko had recently purchased an incredible 5,209 sq ft home located inside the The Ridges in Summerlin, an elite gated community in Las Vegas, Nevada set against the amazing natural backdrop of Red Rock Canyon...

Peter Lik’s Tree of Life? Not Quite

Fine Art Limited Edition of 200 - This piece is currently over 95% Sold Out, with less than 10 total pieces remaining in the edition. As a result, pricing for this piece has moved into the second tier...

Creativity, Social Media And the Voices In Your Head
Creativity, Social Media And the Voices In Your Head


   The first photographs I ever captured were created on a beach in Oregon in 2007. I did not personally know any photographers and had no history of photography growing up...

The Spirit Of Ansel Adams | The Nature Of Black And White Fine Art
Who Was Ansel Adams?

  Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 – April 22, 1984) was a landscape photographer and environmentalist known for his black-and-white images of the American West...

The Art Of Selling Fine Art Without Selling Your Soul
So you want to sell your photography do you?

Well, get in line. In the last five years alone there have been an estimated 75.3 million DSLR and Mirrorless cameras sold worldwide. Combine that will the fact that a large majority of people think owning a cell phone magically transforms them into a photographer and you have a serious number of shutter fingers out there...

Can You Make A Living Selling Nature Photography Prints Online?
Can You Sell Nature Photography Prints Online & Make A Living?

 My answer to this question is simple....you absolutely CAN earn a very good living as a nature or landscape photographer selling prints online...

Why I ditched the Fuji GFX100 and bought the Sony A7R IV

Disclaimers & What Matters To Me

   Let me start this off with a few disclaimers. First off, this post is not meant to persuade you in any way, or to keep you from throughly enjoying your camera of choice...

Larson-Juhl Moulding | ChromaLuxe Framed Fine Art Prints

  For the past six years I have offered ChromaLuxe Aluminum Fine Art prints to my clients around the world. ChromaLuxe is an aluminum substrate with a very fine multiple layer polymer finish that contains a specialized, formulated coating providing the foundation for a visually stunning and durable fine art print...

Portland Japanese Garden: Amazing Fine Art

In 1958, Portland became a sister city to Sapporo, Japan, helping to create a broad interest in Japanese culture. Soon after, several business leaders and the Mayor of Portland decided it would be wonderful for Portland to have a traditional Japanese Garden...

Acrylic, Metal or Paper? The Best Fine Art Print Mediums Explained
Acrylic, Metal or Photographic Paper? The Best  Fine Art Print Mediums Explained

These days, you can have your photographs printed onto almost anything. Care to see your photos printed on a natural plank of wood freshly cut from a tree? No problem...

The Best 2018 Landscape & Nature Photography Gallery Quality Art
My Top 10 Fine Art Nature Photographs Of 2018 | The Year In Review

Each year around this time I take a look back on the past twelve months and consider the body of work I have produced since last January...

Fine Art Photography As An Investment

There are two distinct but quite different types of people who purchase artwork of any variety including fine art photography, the connoisseur and the collector. There are yet others who are a combination of the two that appreciate beautiful art, a great value and the opportunity to see a return on their investment...

Peter Lik's Photography & Print Style

Who is Peter Lik?

Peter Lik (born 1959) is a photographer from Australia, best known for his nature and panoramic landscape images...

Brand New Website

   Over the past 10 years I have had websites from four different services, each a bit better than the previous yet all still lacking in one area or another. My first website was hosted by a company I cannot even remember the name of! You can tell the lasting impression it made on me...

Surround Art International Fine Art Gallery
SurroundArt 

In early August 2017, I was contacted by a gentleman named Evgeni Vertkov, who came to America in 1993 and in chasing the American dream, became a citizen...

Healing The Sick With Fine Art

People from all over the world enjoy and collect my work for their homes and businesses alike. Often I get to hear stories about the final placement of the pieces, how they are being shown or the original motivation or reasons behind the displays being built...

Peter Lik Phantom | The Most Expensive Photo Of All Time?
The Most Expensive Photos Of All Time

 The seven photographs listed below are the reported highest grossing photographs ever sold as of 2019. Five of them were sold at auction by Christie's, one by Sotheby's and the most expensive one...

Interior Design: The Visual Impact Of Fine Art Photography

Interior Design: The Impact Of Fine Art Nature Photography In Your Home Or Office

 Art Industry experts agree that two-dimensional wall art now, more than ever, holds a critical role in creating visually impactful interior design...

Limited Edition Photography Collection | Top 17 of 2017

Each year a very small selection of the images I create make it into my Limited Edition Collection. Between 2014 and the through the middle of 2017, my photography had largely been scaled back after the birth of our daughter and then our son earlier this year...

Risky Business: Is Your Workshop Leader Prepared or Simply Praying?
Ready For The What If's To Avoid The What Happened's. 

  I started teaching in the field landscape photography workshops back in 2009, when there were very few of us offering them at all...

Why I ditched the Sony A7R IV and bought the iPhone 11 Pro Instead

  In this article I will share with you my reasoning for canceling my pre-order of the Sony a7R IV and purchasing the new iPhone 11 PRO for all my future professional photography needs. While the Sony is surely going to be an amazing camera, it pales in comparison to the DEEP FUSION of the iPhone 11 Pro...

Limited Edition Photography Collection | Best Sellers for 2016

2016 marked the 4th year in a row that sales of my Limited Edition Nature Photography prints have doubled and I am proud to have my work be appreciated by so many, in homes and businesses around the world...