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Back to the Future with Manual Focusing

Last year I wrote  two articles for Shutterbug’s Digital Photography...

Shooting Under Mixed Lighting Conditions

“Light is an interpretive tool in the hands of a photographer. He can make...

Wordy Wednesday #145 “Last Chance Infrared”

The shot was made late in the fall at the McCabe Meadows open space to...

Developing Your Own Portrait Style

In my book “Studio Lighting Anywhere” I  quote Richard Avedon who once...

Crop Sensor: A Look at Sensor Formats

For reasons that I fail to understand the term “crop sensor” gets tossed...

A Three-Legged Monopod? Why Not?

Unlike my pal Mark Toal, I’m not an expert at shooting video but I do know...

Available Light Glamour Photography Tips

The best way to improve your photography is practice. Shoot each week so you...