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On the road with 'fresh eyes' - Part 2

July 31 is a special day for me.  One year ago, I filed my ‘dba’ (doing business as) with Douglas County.  Douglas County does not require business licenses, so the ‘dba’ process is used to protect business names and provide a vehicle for taxing a business (just filed my first ‘personal property’ report – waiting for the tax bill now).  715 more words

Abstract Awareness and the Beach Towel - Holiday Photography in the Real World

Hello everyone. Sorry for the delay building up the posts on my blog but I had the chance to take an impromptu week-long holiday in the Cotswolds – so I took it! 1,630 more words


On the road with 'fresh eyes' - Part 1

A few days after my last post, my lovely bride and I loaded the Escape and headed west.  Our ultimate destination was south-central Washington state, to attend our grandson’s birthday party.  1,173 more words

Review of Capture the Moment by Sarah Wilkerson

If you think you have to travel the world to take great photos Capture the Moment will prove you wrong. Sarah Wilkerson begins her book with a chapter on “Natural Light” to show how inexpensive it is to take awesome photos without the need for costly lighting equipment or the dreaded red eye producing flash. 142 more words

Book Reviews

Friday Photo #30 from Vietnam

Here is an HDR photo of a trader in cabbage, from the famous floating market near Can Tho, south of Saigon in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta. Click to enlarge it, and see 443 other photos from one of the most photogenic countries in the world in the… 23 more words

Pictures From The Road

'Food Photography : Light' By Jenny Woodward

In this video, Photographer Jenny Woodward shows us how some household objects and window light as source can work magic on your food photos. A simple window is all you need to create beautifully diffused back or side light, casting soft light on the food. 37 more words


Seven Simple Photography Hacks

Photographer Leo Rosas from COOPH demonstrates seven simple and fun photography hacks, that will give some amazing results without costing you much.

Here is a list of the seven amazing tricks shown in the video: 19 more words