Join Ben Long for an in-depth discussion in this video Starting the post-production process during the trip, part of Travel Photography: Geologging and Journaling on the Road.
…It's the end of the day.…After about 175 miles, I find myself in Tucumcari, New Mexico, and I checked…into the historic Route 66 hotel on the historic Route 66.…I'm, I'm not just tossing that term around lightly, that historic term actually.…The, the street signs actually say the historic Route…66, and this is actually the historic Route 66 Motel.…TM, or something like that.…Anyway, it's a beautiful place.…It is built in 1964, it feels like stepping into 1964.…
Some of the furniture in this motel was actually original.…So, I'm going to quickly start on my workflow, and after that, I'm…going to go twist and shout, and do some other real 1964 era things.…Before I get to that though, I want to deal with the images that I shot today.…Now, handling your workflow on the road is, it's up to you how you want to do it.…I actually…do tend to whenever possible, deal with the days images, that day.…Partly, actually, just because it's fun.…I want to see my images at the end of the day.…If I'm in a really remote location or something, kind of settling into my…
In this course, author and photographer Ben Long explores the tools and techniques behind modern-day travel journaling. Ben takes us on a road trip across the Southwest to detail a variety of methods for documenting the salient moments of a trip. Ben discusses and demonstrates software and hardware tools for capturing the notes, images, and location data from your trip, and assembling them into a journal that you can share with others or keep as a personal memento of your travels. He also shares tips on publishing your journal as a PDF or a printed book. Along the way, he provides insightful advice on establishing a balance between documenting your travels and experiencing them.
- Planning your route
- Packing for a journaling trip
- Mixing up the shots
- Finding your voice
- Importing GPS data
- Geotagging in Lightroom
- Editing and laying out the journal