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Money Well Spent

Well, it finally happened. For years I have been extolling the virtues of the lens hood and the UV filter for their photographic benefits as well as their protective qualities. While photographing the fall colors in the Eastern Sierras I... Continue Reading →

4 month report on the Olympus 17mm f1.8

After four months of shooting with the Olympus 17mm f1.8 I can say that it has quickly become one of my favorite lenses and focal lengths to shoot with. I left my Canon system for dead in July and changed... Continue Reading →

Shoot the Moon

Have you ever tried to photograph the moon? Was the result a "white hot dog"? Most people shoot at ISO 1600 for 10 seconds or longer because it is dark outside. Remember when you are photographing the moon, you are... Continue Reading →

Adoring your Art on an Instagram Holiday

In a world of fast fashion, mediocre coffee and an overwhelming amount of underappreciated art; I was feeling bankrupt, deprived and disappointed with life. It was heavily affecting my creativity and impacting my photography.            ... Continue Reading →

Taking A Break With Film

In the same vein as Carollynn's great post, I thought I would throw in my experience with film. I love shooting film! It's a great break from the fast paced digital world of photography that we all find ourselves in.... Continue Reading →

Football Life

I've been photographing my boy's football teams for the past six years. It's totally a labor of love. Watching them on the field is about as good as it gets! I try to create images that I wish I had... Continue Reading →

Film, an About-Face to Photography

Shooting film changed the caliber of my photography and I have not witnessed a single negative. I had never before touched a film camera in my life- (Excluding throw away cameras). A co-worker of mine, that exceeds my photography acumen... Continue Reading →

The Benefits of Photo Meetups.

    Last week, I had the pleasure of meeting up with a small group of people to shoot the Annual Nevada City Summer Nights Festival. This festival happens every Wednesday night in the month of July. I love photographing... Continue Reading →

The Magic of Sony and Sigma

Sigma launched their SONY E mount line! I took the 85mm prime lens for a spin, and it was magic. The Sigma art lens created an incantation in each photograph. The Autofocusing speed was just as agile as my Sony... Continue Reading →

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