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Dean McLeod Photography Timeless Fine Art

Welcome to my blog where you may find articles of interest and information that pertains to the world of fine art photography. Are you interested in learning how to light your new print? How to get a free mock-up before you order? It's all here, so feel free to explore!

The Peter Lik Alternative

Learn how Peter Lik's prints are made and how you can own limited-edition fine art photography prints for less.

'The Rising', Limited Edition of 50. Foreword

Recently I was speaking to a good friend who mentioned that he had seen some Peter Lik photographs and exclaimed how 'awesome' they were and that the 'mount' looked incredible...

The Calming Effect of Landscape and Nature Photographs

The study of natural history reveals that paleolithic humans steadily evolved over millions of years as hunter-gatherers, grouped in small, tribal societies. They refined harmonious relationships with their environment, gathering plants, fishing, and hunting wild animals...

6 Tips To Light Your Art Like A Pro

  Once you've made the decision to invest in a beautiful fine art print that you absolutely love, it is important to know that there is one last step involved that will really make your new art piece get the attention it deserves- and that is to give it proper lighting...

Ordering Made Easy

 Let's face it; we live in a fast-paced world, and online shopping is quickly overtaking big-box stores. With today's technology, it's possible to order products from around the globe and have them delivered straight to your door; but nothing is more annoying than over-cluttered websites that are difficult to navigate and hard to understand! At Dean McLeod Photography, our online print store (this website!) employs powerful technology that finally makes ordering simple, fast and straightforward with full security...

Free Mockup To Visualize A Print

  It is very common to have a hard time visualizing what a new fine art print will look like in your home or office, and it is perfectly natural to be nervous purchasing a new art piece when you are unable to see it in person first...

Nature Photography Print Mediums

  If you are like most people who are considering investing in a fine art photographic print for your home, there are probably many questions on your mind. What kinds of photo mediums do I have to choose from? What is it going to look like in person? If these questions sound familiar, you are not alone...

Home Staging With Landscape Photography

  Any real estate or home staging professional knows that in today's competitive markets, every edge you can get over the competition matters. When a prospective buyer walks into any home, they want to feel and visualize what it would be like to live in that space...

'CPAWS' and 'leave no trace'

  I remember as a little kid growing up in the 70's it was not uncommon to see a lot of trash in the outdoors, especially in the ditches along the highways. Going camping often included an evening drive to the local garbage dump to watch the bears roam around searching for food...

Charity

"A new report from the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) warns that nature is declining globally at rates unprecedented in human history – and the rate of species extinctions is accelerating, with grave impacts on people around the world now likely...