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Archive for March, 2008

Another attempt at strobing

Sunday, March 23rd, 2008 Posted in strobist | 1 Comment »

This one had a bit more thought and a better execution. Still, it's not perfect but I'm starting to think more like a strobist. I had the poor guy sit for a bit in an area where the window ...

Starting to strobe

Friday, March 21st, 2008 Posted in strobist | No Comments »

Soon enough I'll be setting up a small studio area in a basement that is being finished. I've started to read David Hobby's strobist blog which is a must read for anyone interested in producing some great photos with off-camera ...

Sigma to the rescue

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008 Posted in Equipment | No Comments »

So if Nikon won't add their AF-S motors to their prime lineup, it appears that Sigma is willing to add their HSM motor to their prime lenses. I saw this article today on DPReview.com which announces the arrival of Sigma's new ...

Westie black and white

Sunday, March 9th, 2008 Posted in Animals | No Comments »

This one is intentionally overexposed. I like the blown-out, grainy and noisy look for some reason. The angle also makes the photo as well.

Retro gear

Friday, March 7th, 2008 Posted in Equipment | 3 Comments »

I've come across some older gear in pristine condition. Both are twin lens reflex cameras. The first one is a Yashika MAT-124. The second is an old Rolleiflex. I have no plans on using these but they are ...

AF-S Primes?

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008 Posted in Equipment | 5 Comments »

After the lens announcements at PMA, there has been some constant chatter among the Nikonians out there - mostly negative - that Nikon is ignoring requests from their customers about adding AF-S to their existing prime lineup. I'm on ...

Easter portrait

Saturday, March 1st, 2008 Posted in People | No Comments »

Only have time to post one picture, but the portraits turned out really good. We'll be sending the one below and a few others out soon. This was probably our favorite.