Monthly archives: September 2012

Wordpress on Amazon Web Services Part 1

Now that we've discussed why I chose to go with a Wordpress driven site, let's look at how one would go about hosting it on the web. If your goal is simply to host a blog then you can do so by just setting up an account on and have it running on their servers. If however you are planning on launching a portfolio website and having full control over it[...]

Building a Portfolio Website

I think it's fitting that the first post for the Vibrant Shot Blog be about building your own portfolio website, so that's exactly where we will begin. For many photographers the world of web design and development is a far removed and scary one. I have the luxury of a background in computer science and strong familiarity with a gamut of web technologies. You may be t[...]