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It will be frequently updated on things of interest having to to do with photography and creative visuals. I will also post NEW projects, graphic art and photography that I am working at the moment and also  work I have done in the past.

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12 Things to Consider When Photographing Boats

The following 12 elements are worth considering when setting out to photograph boats, large or small. Some aspects over which you have control include cameras, lenses, shooting platforms, accessorizing, and the ability to choose when and where you make pictures. Other issues, such as weather and having the ability to delay or change the times for sunrise or sunset are beyond your control—you have to live by and work around these elements.

Getting Started With Off-Camera Flash

There’s a reason those pictures you take with your on-camera flash look so dull and amateurish. It’s because you’re shining a light directly at your subjects, and it’s reflecting directly back into the camera. Just like a deer in headlights, your subjects look pale and lifeless. Simply put, the light from a flash is just too harsh for it to look natural when fired directly at your subjects.

Enjoying the Ride: Nikon D750 Style

Enjoying the Ride: Nikon D750 Style “When you show up at an athlete’s door with six cameras rigged to a car they are pretty impressed,” says Dan Marks, co-founder and co-producer/director of South District Films, referencing a project he’s doing with cinematographer...

How to Photograph the Moon

How to photograph the moon: an easy way to shoot moon pictures full of detail. How to photograph the moon? Taking pictures of the moon is one of the more popular subjects in night photography – but it’s also quite tricky to get right. In...

iPhone 6 Panoramic

    Panoramic iPhone 6 One of things I love best about my cell phone is what the Panoramic iPhone 6 can do. Many of the new smart phones have this incredible feature to their photography making abilities. Not only is this a ton of fun but has many other...

10 Awesome Photography Tips for Beginners

        10 Awesome Photography Tips for Beginners Digital photography has democratized the medium. More people are taking more photos than ever before, and they're sharing them online with friends and family in record numbers. It's easy to place...