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Case Study in Using the Sun as Your Rim Light

When you’re on location scrambling to get your shot, remember to try shooting more or less directly into the sun. I know that a lot of you are going to scoff at this, but consider this photograph. Notice how putting … Continue reading

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Napa Lighting Workshop 5/1/2013

Starting this blog thing again, sorry for the long absence! As many of you know, I perform a free, bi-monthly photography and lighting workshop in the Napa area. For more information, go to http://www.meetup.com/American-Canyon-People-Photography-Off-Camera-Lighting/ Last week, we went to one … Continue reading

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Influential Photographers – Part One – André Kertész

Not long ago, I started  writing an epic blog post that was intended to encapsulate the entirety of the hoard of photographers that have influenced me over the course of my career. As soon as I started pulling together the list, I knew … Continue reading

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A Discussion on Good Bokeh and Bad Computers

It’s been a little while since I’ve posted, partly due to a mild case of writer’s block that was immediately followed up by a case of broken computer. Active photographers tend to acquire redundant equipment, partly because we never grew out of our … Continue reading

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