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How to photograph fireworks – Some tips

(The majority of the information in this post was first published in July of 2016 here.  I am repeating it with just a few additional tips based upon photographing this years fireworks. ) Fireworks displays are to be found around … Continue reading

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Shooting during the Golden Hour

Shooting during the golden hour – the hour or so before the sun goes down – can result in some beautiful warm colors for your photos.  In the case of this barn, the barn itself was a weathered grey with … Continue reading

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Back to Black and White – Part 3

Presenting the humans of monochrome or the not quite humans of monochrome 😉  Everyone has their own favorite technique for portraits; color, monochrome, high key, etc.  I believe that with each and every image there exists the potential for any … Continue reading

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Photograpy Resolution Ideas for 2014

Come on now, admit it.  We’ve all done the new year resolution thing and while some of us have done quite well with our resolutions, statistics show that the majority of us don’t last very long with them.  Here are … Continue reading

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Event Photography

Lately I’ve been called upon to do some event photography.  I have covered  fashion shows, cocktail parties, some meet and greets, and a charity event that included zoo animals to name a few.  As much as I love nature and … Continue reading

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