The Manfrotto 190GO…

The Manfrotto 190GO…

Technology is a fact of life.  Many say that technology is killing the photography industry in the sense that the better cameras are making it easier for ANYONE to go out and make awesome photos.  While technology IS in fact getting better, I firmly believe that the...
Get close…

Get close…

Robert Cappa once said, “If your photos aren’t good enough, then you aren’t’ close enough.”  Dude not only talked the talk, but walked the walk considering he stepped on a land mine in 1954 while with French troops during the Indochina...
Being Flexible…

Being Flexible…

Most photographers worth their beans know that unless you are shooting video, LED panels aren’t going to provide you with enough light to shoot the kinds of still frames you can when you use Speedlights, or large studio heads.  It’s a given.  Regardless of...
Backing up your Photography…

Backing up your Photography…

I get a lot of questions online, and out and about in regards to my backing up data at home.  It’s a relatively simple process which I have taken years to refine into the mess that it currently exists as, but I am going to explain that to you all here so that...
SoftboxPalooza…

SoftboxPalooza…

It’s not every day you get a phone call asking if you are interested in using a softbox larger than you have ever seen. (a 20ft softbox to be more specific)  To a photographer that is all about lighting, it’s hard to say no to that; and I didn’t.  It...
The Que Audio IQ Rig….

The Que Audio IQ Rig….

I always love getting calls from the folks over at Roberts Camera here in Indy because either they have something very exciting to talk about that I likely don’t understand, or they have a product they want to send with me into the field to either evaluate or...