Category Archives: Random Musings

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The Think Tank Retrospective 50 Shoulder Bag – Official-ish Review

Here she is, in all her glory. So here goes. I’ve had this bag for a little over six months now and have had some fun adventures with it and I’ll do my best to make sure I cover the … Continue reading

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That’s my boy!!

Yet again, we’ve come across the ever present, “photoshopping a photo isn’t PURE photography! WAAAHHH!!” debate. Frankly, the entire argument is getting a bit stale. The best and still most useful argument against the naysayers is to immediately point out … Continue reading

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So a wagon and an import walk into a bar….

… kinda sounds like the start of a pretty good car joke, eh? Bah, who am I kidding, I was never one for awesome killer funny jokes. I’ll leave that to the serious ballers like Milton Berle. Anywhoozle, I have … Continue reading

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I learned something new…

…. Product Photography is a tough gig. I had originally gotten into photography to channel some pent up rage and ice cream benders into something much more creative and less destructive than a bucket of Chunky Monkey. So, when a … Continue reading

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Solid food

So, what happens when you have a screaming kid and it’s time for their first taste of solid foods? Sure, you tell your husband to set up his camera gear and get really nice photos…. Did we mention that it … Continue reading

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2011: I’m going in!

Some of you (who the hell am I kidding, no one reads this!) who remember my photo about starting up again in 2010 that pictured a D3, a PS3 controller and a host of Molson Ice. Well, the time has … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2010

I finally got my first camera phone about a year ago, yep, that’s right … 2009. How sad is that? Here I am so far behind the times that I was still using my Nextel i530 for a phone. Lame. … Continue reading

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Gotta hand it to Nikon

On location the other day I was in need of some serious amounts of light. It was a dark and dank old brewery that has been shut down since the mid 90′s. The owner and care taker were nice enough … Continue reading

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I think I missed my calling…

…. To be Canadian. Let me explain. I’m originally from Missouri, the southern part actually… OK, fine… the Ozarks. Not exactly winter wonderland nor is it that quaintly type of Southern charm either, it’s a bit more hickish as the … Continue reading

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How to shoot automobiles: Part Une

Let’s face it, we love cars. Well, I sure as hell do, so I assume that the entire world is like me and loves all things with cylinders. Car and automobile photography can be a bit of a black art. … Continue reading

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