Another Tintype Portrait

This is the second tintype portrait Bridget had done at Photobooth, and it’s a stunner. I love how it brought out her beautiful freckles. Look at how razor-sharp the eyes are with everything in the frame immediately behind them just melting out of focus. This little production shot I took with my iPhone 4s shows photographer […]

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Party Photography

—-Nikon D300s + Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8 at f/5.6, 1/80 sec ISO800 One question I’m often asked is something like : “How do I get sharp photos when taking pictures of my friends dancing indoors? What lens should I get for this purpose?” Well, in most cases, the answer has less to do with your lens […]

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Street Photography in San Francisco

I recently watched a video that involved Photoshop guru Scott Kelby spending a day with Jay Maisel, a highly regarded photographer who lives in New York City. They explored the streets of Manhattan all day, cameras in hand, and Jay shared his extensive knowledge and experience the whole way through.  I loved seeing such an […]

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A Rainy Day in Kyoto

Bridget and I spent the entire day in the Gion area of Kyoto today. Here’s bridget taking a break with a can off coffee when…. Oh my goodness! Is that a Maiko!? Wow, a very pretty sight indeed. It was a beautiful day in Kyoto today. Rainy but warm, with overcast skies, which is PERFECT […]

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Financial District

Spent a lot of time in the Financial District of San Francisco this weekend working on a project. I make it a habit to keep my Lumix Lx3 at my side when I can’t bring my dSLR with me. I enjoyed shooting in the streets this weekend as I moved from one work place to […]

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