Been messin’ around with the Ricoh GR this week. Large APS-C chip, sharp 28mm equivalent optic, super small magnesium body. Good stuff. One of my favorite features is the camera’s snap focus mode, which lets you easily preset a focus distance. Then you just stop it down, select a fast enough shutter speed, hang the […]Read More Chasing Suki With The Ricoh GR
My last blog post of 2013 is dedicated to a photo I took of Suki back in 2010. This image became part of one of the biggest memes of the year, thanks in part to the comic sans someone graced it with before sending it off into viral internetlandia. In fact, The Verge just ran […]Read More Wow. Suki Is Doge.
My nephew Julian is two years old now! I took some photos of him over the weekend at one of the parks I used to frequent when I was his age. Such a happy little booger, this one. Nikon D800 + Nikkor AF-S 58mm f/1.4GRead More Julian
I haven’t experimented with bokeh panorama shots in quite a while. A nice manual focus f/0.95 lens was all the inspiration I needed to have another go at this quirky method of shooting. Both of these shots are multi-panel stitches taken with the lens wide open. I was actually going for a full length portrait […]Read More Puzzle Pieces
I often set up impromptu portrait sessions with the wife so she can record the funky outfits she puts together. This is a very simple set up, with a single Canon 600EX on a light stand shooting through an umbrella. We’re triggering the flash with Pocket Wizards, and the transmitting unit is hotshoe’d to a […]Read More The Interrupting Shiba
I’ve been trying to make a point of getting out and greeting the sun as it rises lately. On clear mornings, the warm glow that radiates from autumn leaves makes rolling out of bed earlier feel all the more worthwhile. These particular photos were taken with my trusty cell phone camera 🙂 In other news, […]Read More Morning Walks
We enjoyed a little sun and a lot of fog this weekend. Watching the fog roll in after a sunny day never ever gets old: Leica M9 + 50mm f/1.4 Summilux | ReplichromeRead More Sun and Fog