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June 14th, 2011

African Air – George Steinmetz

Posted By Jay Goodrich
Media Storm Promo Image
I watched this for the first time last night and had to share it here. It is well worth spending the 8 minutes to watch in its entirety. Flying in a motorized paraglider over one of the most diverse continents in the world, George Steinmetz captures in his photographs the stunning beauty, potential and hope … 
May 25th, 2011

Spring 2011 Newsletter

Posted By Michael Clark
The Spring 2011 issue of the Michael Clark Photography Newsletter is now available for download. If you’d like to sign up for the Newsletter just drop me an email and I’ll add you to the mailing list. This issue includes an editorial with recent news and information on the newly revamped Newsletter, an equipment review of … 
February 16th, 2011

Winter 2011 Newsletter

Posted By Michael Clark
The Winter 2011 issue of the Michael Clark Photography Newsletter is now available for download. If you’d like to sign up for the Newsletter just drop me an email and I’ll add you to the mailing list. This issue includes an editorial wrapping up 2010 and discussing my most recent work, an equipment review of the Canon iPF5100 … 
January 31st, 2011


Posted By Michael Clark
After months of hard work I have finally put up my new 2011 motion reel on my website. If you haven’t seen it yet please be sure to check it out on my website. Since the entire reel was shot on the Red One Digital Cinema Camera I have uploaded it in a larger than normal size … 
January 3rd, 2011

Images from the 2010 Pipeline Masters Competition

Posted By Michael Clark
Just thought I’d post an update from the south Pacific. I am back on the north shore shooting surfing yet again – yes, I know it is a rough life. As luck would have it I showed up just in time to shoot the 2010 Billabong Pipeline Masters surfing competition the last few days along … 
December 13th, 2010

Inspiration-Life Cycles and the Cycle of Life an Interview with Derek Frankowski

Posted By Jay Goodrich
The Ground Work of the Film by Derek Frankowski
Life Cycles OFFICIAL Trailer from Life Cycles on Vimeo. Life Cycles is the brain child of mountain bike photographer Derek Frankowski and film maker Ryan Gibb. It is a movie that is going to take the current action film market by storm, proving the point that story and plot have much more validity than, logos … 
December 1st, 2010

Picasso – “Give Me a museum and I’ll fill it.”

Posted By Jay Goodrich
Water Plants, Picasso Inspired, Bosque del Apache, NM by Jay Goodrich
I knew Picasso was a busy man, but this is a little out of control. I have come to discover that he created over 50,000 works of art in his lifetime. That was 12,000 drawings, almost 2,000 paintings and then thousands of sculptures, ceramics, lithograph prints, tapestries, and rugs. I am feeling a little inferior … 
October 22nd, 2010

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Posted By Kevin Schafer
A Marvel of Ants - Bence Mate (Hungary)
The winners of the annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition have just been announced in London, and as usual, it is a spectacular collection of images from all over the world.  The overall winner was Hungarian photographer Bence Mate, whose leaf-cutter ant image (above) was selected as the best of the year. You can … 
September 29th, 2010

Photographs That Inspire

Posted By Michael Frye
Redwoods in Fog, Del Norte State Park, California
Over the past months I’ve presented tutorials about some of the more technical sides of photography, like curves and camera calibration. These are important tools for realizing your vision, but today I want to turn in a different direction and talk about something less technical, but even more essential—inspiration. Inspiration in photography can mean several … 
May 13th, 2010

Wow! The beginning!

Posted By Jay Goodrich
Wow! The beginning!
Well, I would first like to thank the Academy and all my…Actually, I would like to thank Chris and Dave at Outdoor Photographer for giving me a call and asking me to be part of this wonderful and amazing opportunity. And then, of course, everyone else at OP, behind the scenes, that I may or …