I’ve often been asked by folks, who have relocated to the north, about anomalies of their photographs here in Fairbanks. Everything seems very blue, trouble focusing, grainy photos. There are some real challenges to photographing in Fairbanks, Alaska, in the winter, and a lot of it has to do with the weather and that we are located at Latitude 65 of this planet we call Earth. … [Read more...] about Artic Winter Air
I’ve heard it, and even said it myself. Photography is all about the light. Unless you are photographing the light source itself, such as stars, you are actually capturing reflected light to create the image. Now, before you say I am just getting nit picky, allow me to explain why this subtle difference is important. Reflected light has a slightly different … [Read more...] about Let’s talk about light behavior.
Lumix Full Frame Cameras Full-frame mirrorless is the next camera battleground, and now we have heavyweight Panasonic / Lumix officially joining the fray with the release of the highly anticipated S1 & S1R cameras. Focused on delivering a next-level photographic experience, the S Series becomes the brand's first release as part of the L-Mount Alliance and indicates a … [Read more...] about Panasonic / Lumix S Series Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras
Working on group projects, I’m often a little surprised with the disorganization of some photographers. It’s like when we learn to drive a car, we spend most of our time understanding rules of the road how to safely control our vehicle and stay on our side of the road. But, there’s that one other thing we all have to learn; how to parallel park. Organizing and filing our … [Read more...] about Behind the Scenes: Organizing Your Photos After a Shoot
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are upon us and we've been working hard to compile a list of deals that will help you become a better photographer or just get a sweet deal on that piece of gear you've been coveting. We will be updating this list as we hear about more deals, so check back often. Think Tank Photo Our friends at Think Tank Photo just announced their … [Read more...] about The Photographer’s Guide To Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2018