Archive for June, 2008

Friday Five – Gadget Edition

June 27, 2008

Tweet Today’s Friday Five is brought to you by your credit card company… Kidding. Here are few photography products I think are cool: Lon over at has some pretty cool products. I just recently received an umbrella adaptor from him and it’s well built! I can’t believe he’s only selling it for $14. Check […]

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Friday Five – Stock Photography Edition

June 20, 2008

Tweet I’m doing something a little bit different with this weeks “Friday Five”. A few days ago I got an e-mail from Photoshelter that just blew me away. It was an introduction to their “School of Stock” section. I have dabbled in stock photography in the past with no real success. I’m used to clients […]

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June 14, 2008

Tweet Sometimes, people need inspiration. Today, I was reading in the Strobist Flickr group what inspires some of the photographers there. I found the answers fascinating. Everything from other photographers, to music, to movies, to art , to books and even family. That got me thinking, “What inspires me?” The answer… Anything that move me. […]

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Friday Five – The Man, The Workshops, The Book, The Review, The Search

June 13, 2008

Tweet This weeks Friday Five. The Man – Yousuf Karsh (1908-2002). I had the honor and pleasure of meeting the man in the late 80’s. Truly an inspiration. Check out the website and especially the video clips. The Workshops – David Tejada is now offering lighting workshops. This guy knows his stuff and I wish […]

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I'll Call it Hector

June 7, 2008

Tweet I have another love other than photography. Cooking. This is my latest toy… I’m going to call it Hector

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Friday Five – Aperture 101, Capture NX2, Icebergs, Nikon Photo Contest, Flickr Photographer

June 6, 2008

Tweet OK, lets get right to it! AUPN (Aperture Users Professional Network) is starting a series called “Aperture 101″ the first installment is called “The Interface“ Nikon’s Capture NX2 is out and it has a 60 day trial period! “ICEBERG! Dead ahead!” has an article onĀ  James Balog’s iceberg shoot. The 39th Annual Nikon […]

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Nikon D300 – First Impression

June 3, 2008

Tweet By now, you know that I switched from Canon to a Nikon D300 and my reasoning behind the switch. Here is a quick rundown of my first impression of the D300. The camera feels very solid and well built. It fits nicely in my hand. A very natural feel to the grip. Excellent view […]

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