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Little guy at the door

Thursday, November 29th, 2007 Posted in People | No Comments »

Ok. This is the last one tonight. This was one of my favorites from the Thanksgiving weekend. It's getting harder to get the little guy to stop his toddling but here he decided to take a rest by leaning his ...

A better bounce card

Wednesday, May 30th, 2007 Posted in People, Equipment | No Comments »

It didn't take long, but I finally fashioned one of Peter Gregg's a better bounce cards. I didn't have to purchase any of his items. I - ok, my wife - bought the foamy paper at Michael's craft store and ...

35-70 2.8 in Macro

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007 Posted in People, Macro | No Comments »

I know it isn't the best macro lens in the world, but I play around with my 35-70mm 2.8 Nikkor in macro mode quite a bit. It gives me sharp and colorful results. The only knock is that it is ...

Portrait of a niece

Wednesday, March 28th, 2007 Posted in People | 1 Comment »

During a recent visit I had a chance to take some portraits of my nieces. I'm still learning a bit but I thought this turned out pretty good. This shot was with the 35-70mm 2.8. We just used a drop ...

Cross the flash off the list

Sunday, February 25th, 2007 Posted in People | No Comments »

The nice UPS man brought a SB-600 to me last week. After some playing around and testing, I've finally put it to some good use. I'm amazed at how good the pictures look with the flash and how natural the ...

Black and White…with a bit of color

Saturday, February 10th, 2007 Posted in People | 3 Comments »

Last summer I took the photo below at the wedding of some good friends. The photographer had them pose for the shot and I stepped in to take a couple. I have Photoshop 7 and have just started to get ...