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August 31st, 2012

The New Li-Ion Elinchrom Quadra Battery

Posted By Michael Clark
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Disclaimer: In an effort to be up front with my readers about my relationships with photo equipment suppliers I want to let you know that I am “sponsored” to a degree by the folks at Elinchrom and give them feedback on their gear to help improve it. With that said, in my reviews I will …
 
August 15th, 2012

Summer 2012 Newsletter

Posted By Michael Clark
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The Summer 2012 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 about producing two book in one year, a review of the new Lithium Ion …
 
July 26th, 2012

A podcast interview on PhotographyPodcast.com

Posted By Michael Clark
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After publishing a stellar review of my book, Exposed: Inside the Life and Images of a Pro Photographer, Scott Eccleston of Weekly Photo Tips asked if I would be willing to be interviewed for their website PhotographyPodcast.com. Of course I agreed. Interviews are always a great marketing opportunity and it is just fun to talk with a fellow photographer …
 
July 4th, 2012

How to Choose a Photography Workshop

Posted By Michael Clark
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Choosing the right photography workshop can be difficult. It is difficult to know how open the instructor will be, what their teaching style is like and exactly what you can gain from a workshop. Because of the high cost of workshops doing your own research is a must. Since I teach a number of workshops, …
 
June 27th, 2012

The Nikon D800: Nikon’s Medium Format Killer

Posted By Michael Clark
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When Nikon first announced the D800, and its genre-busting 36 MP resolution, I think the entire photo industry was surprised—myself included. I didn’t really feel like I needed 36 MP resolution. Before it was announced, I was sure the D800 would be a 24 MP version of the Nikon D700. But it wasn’t, and thank …
 
June 16th, 2012

Digital Workflow ebook updated for Lightroom 4.1 and Photoshop CS6

Posted By Michael Clark
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Click here to purchase Adobe Photoshop Lightroom: A Professional Photographer’s Workflow I am happy to announce that the new version of my digital workflow e-book, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom: A Professional Photographer’s Workflow has been updated for Lightroom 4.1 and Photoshop CS6 and is now available on my website. I have been working on this new version …
 
June 9th, 2012

The Nikon D4: Nikon’s New Workhorse

Posted By Michael Clark
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While shooting big-wave surfing in Tahiti last year, and in Hawaii earlier this year, I remember longing for more megapixels and a faster framing rate than I was getting with my Nikon D700. In short, I was longing for a D4-like camera. And well, Nikon did not disappoint. Without a doubt the Nikon D4 is …
 
May 21st, 2012

The Annular Eclipse as seen in Albuquerque, NM

Posted By Michael Clark
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Last night, on May 20th, 2012, the annular eclipse lined up perfectly for those of us in New Mexico. I drove down to Albuquerque and shot images of the annular eclipse in the foothills of the Sandia Mountains, just above the city of Albuquerque. All of the images in this blog post, save for one, …
 
May 19th, 2012

Spring 2012 Newsletter

Posted By Michael Clark
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The Spring 2012 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 about why this first newsletter of the year is so late in coming, an …
 
May 14th, 2012

My New Book “Exposed” is finally out!

Posted By Michael Clark
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I am happy to report that my new book, Exposed: Inside the Life and Images of a Pro Photographer is finally out and is shipping right now to those that have pre-ordered the book. I am also very happy to report that the book looks very nice. If you have been holding off on this book …