Embrace the face

Usually, one of the first things that I do when I get a new camera is to turn off bells...

That’s heavy

The other day, I took the D700 out for a stroll with just the camera and a 50 mm lens...

Are you Cuban or Puerto Rican?

(Translated from Spanish) Man: So, are you Cuban or Puerto Rican? Me: Neither. I’m from The United States (note, not...

Guanajuato – First class all the way.

In yesterday’s post, I mentioned that there were no first class seats on the road to Dolores Hidalgo; however, for...

Sneaky shot! ISO 6400 + Live view. First, thanks to Mark Graf for pointing out this very interesting, at least to me, site. It’s called DxOMark. They compare digital camera sensors in terms of color fidelity, stated ISO vs. measured…

Egad! Lad! You took this with a 6 MP camera! I’ve seen a number of places on the web where a number of people say that they are going to boycott the Nikon D3x because of the price. Hmmmm. I…

I just thought about a Brooks Jenson podcast that I was listening to some time ago. In it, he talks about non-photographic accessories that he caries around with him. Of primary importance to him was a step ladder, or small…

When I’m in Charleston, I frequent the Ashely River, pictured here, for 2 reasons: 1) I love to take pictures near water. 2) It’s close to my apartment, so I can stop there on the way to work! I’ve seen…

Well, it was just announced … kind of. They leaked it in their own pro magazine. Nikon will be releasing the D3x. Not much of an upgrade from the D3, except twice the pixels and a smaller ISO range (50…