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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Extended Vision

Stacking Tele-Extenders • Power Pro • Straighten Up • Pay For Music

I want to use more than one tele-extender on my Canon telephoto lens, but my tele-extenders won't mate.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014


This Mexico jewel is like photographic candy

It's a tall order, and Oaxaca, Mexico fills it all, and then some.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Becoming The Camera

When the cosmos speaks to you, listen

Cartier-Bresson brought this into focus for photographers when he said, "Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst!" And he meant shooting film, not digital!

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Antarctic Dreams

The exhilaration of being out of the comfort zone

I recently returned from an amazing adventure to Antarctica with Michael Reichmann and Kevin Raber's Luminous Landscape photographic workshop. Only three weeks before departure this past January, I was asked to replace an instructor who was unable to go.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

What’s In A Name?

Keeping Track • Essential Gear For Motion Capture

Digital images are piling up on my hard drives, and I'd like to be able to find them in the future.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Rediscovering The Grand Canyon

A quest to find photographic depth in the remote areas of this favorite national park

Since moving back to Arizona from Australia, I've been spending a lot of time exploring remote locations in Grand Canyon National Park.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Telephoto Landscapes

Use your longer lenses for new perspectives on your scenics

Some of my favorite portfolio images have been taken with my telephoto lenses.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Stacks Of Blooms

Images In Bloom • Pictures By Number • Going Long And Light • Cloudy With A Chance Of Storage

Focus-stacking is a technique that expands depth of field in an image.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Dr. Browning’s Birds

A passion for saving lives

For a lot of wildlife photographers, living full time in Africa would be the fulfillment of a dream.

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