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On Film Friday: Gold-trimmed Seagull TLR

I just returned from the WPPI convention where I  talked with the wonderful...

Coping with Shutter Lag

Sometimes when making candid photographs your subject stays right where you...

Wordy Wednesday #105 “Easter Island Homage”

With Easter just a few days away, I wanted to share on of my favorite...

In the Studio: Flashpoint Fluorescent Ring Light

In 1952 Lester A. Dine invented the ring light for making dental images but...

Spring Means Shooting Black And White

Now that it’s spring (at least here in the Portland area) and the flowers...

In the Studio: Westcott’s Scrim Jim

Lighting isn’t just about the quantity of the light produced and is more...

The Importance of Testing

Back when everybody was shooting film, testing was an important part of...