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New MacBook Pro and Lightroom 2

Monday, March 30th, 2009 Posted in People, Workflow | 2 Comments »

Have my new Mac...finally. The two biggest surprises were 1) how fast this thing runs not only with respect to applications but also to start up and 2) how easy it was to get use to and be productive. There ...

Little guy studying

Saturday, February 14th, 2009 Posted in People | 1 Comment »

The biggest reason for this post was to do it from a borrowed MacBook Pro using Lightroom 2 and CS4 - demo versions. I also wanted to see how hard it was to do some basic skin softening. I ...

Strobing and the little one

Sunday, April 6th, 2008 Posted in People, strobist | No Comments »

Well, the little guy was busy watching Go Diego Go so I took the liberty of using him as a subject for some strobing. I placed the SB-600 on the ground (camera right) about 6 feet away to balance ...

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.

The Beast is here

Saturday, February 23rd, 2008 Posted in People, Animals, Equipment | No Comments »

I traded the 35-70/2.8 for the 28-70/2.8 (AKA the Beast) and have the first few shots. Overall, I'm pretty pleased. It's a bit heavier but more than manageable. Having the 28-35 range will come in handy. I ...

70-300 VR does portraits

Monday, February 4th, 2008 Posted in People | 1 Comment »

Outdoors anyways. Indoors it's a bit hard if the lighting is poor, but on a nice day outside it is more than adequate. I've seen some shots with the 180mm 2.8 that are beautiful, but the versatility of this lens ...

In the tub

Thursday, December 13th, 2007 Posted in People | 1 Comment »

This was from a while back but is one of my favorite portraits of the little guy. I love his expression. We're going to use this one and a couple others in sepia and frame them. Of coure ...