Tech Reviews

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Adobe Camera Raw 8.8

Yesterday Adobe released Camera Raw 8.8. If you’ve been following my blog then you know how much of a fan I am of ACR and how much time it saves in my post finishing process. If you haven’t used it before I suggest you give it a try. If you’re already using it then you […]

March 20th, 2015 | Comments Off
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14-24mm to 18mm

For many years now I have had the 14-24mm AF-S f/2.8 lens in my camera bag. When it comes to landscape photography you really want to be able to go wide at times. Not every shot, but there are those occasions where the wide shot can tell a more complete story. That range of the […]

March 18th, 2015 | Comments Off
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Recycling

Photography is an interesting industry. It has challenges and let downs like any other business but it also has its own rewards. Since it is such a technology rich business it requires a constant upkeep. Those upkeeps tend to lead a lot left over. That’s where everyone can pitch in. Over the last few years […]

February 16th, 2015 | Comments Off
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Firmware Updates to Buffalo Drives

Speed is a very important element of everything that we do in the Photography business and many factors attribute to that speed. A couple weeks ago Buffalo updated their firmware for their external NAS drives. I went through mine this past weekend and found that a few of my drives needed the update. I can […]

January 12th, 2015 | Comments Off
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New From Wacom

I have been a fan of Wacom products for years, using two 21″ Cyntiqs at home and an Intuos 5 on the road. The combination makes life so much easier and faster when it comes to processing images. Well Wacom just announced the new 27QHD Cyntiq and Companion 2. I haven’t had a chance to […]

January 9th, 2015 | Comments Off
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Important Legislature

My Dad is very good at finding important topics for other photographers to me mindful of. A couple of days ago he came upon this one, a new law being proposed in Congress, if you haven’t seen this yet then you really need to go read about it!

January 8th, 2015 | Comments Off
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D5500 Available for Pre-Order

B&H now has the D5500 available for Pre-Order up on their site. They not only have the standard black version but also the Red Version, body and 18-55 lens kit, and the body and 18-140 lens kit. Start off the New Year right with new toys.

January 7th, 2015 | Comments Off
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What is the Next Big Thing

Yesterday I said I was getting asked two questions a lot; have I gotten through everything from Africa, which haven’t entirely, and the other one is what is the next big thing I have planned? Having grown up around the photography business I know how much time photographers spend on the road and while I […]

January 6th, 2015 | Comments Off
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It runs in the Family

I work a lot with my Dad on various projects throughout the year. I am blessed this way in my photography. Well over the last couple of years I have had the pleasure of working with my brother Brent on several projects. He is a very talented digital artist and our current project, that we […]

December 19th, 2014 | Comments Off
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The Buffalo Ministations Thunderbolt

For many years now I have been a long supporter of Buffalo hardrives. I have 24TB of NAS drives in my office as Primaries and portable Ministations when I travel. Well Africa was a series of jinxes it felt like. It started with my brother and then it transferred over to me. I had a […]

December 17th, 2014 | Comments Off