Category Archives: Sony R1

TERRELL COUNTY, TEXAS

I recently watched “No Country For Old Men”. The film takes place in Terrell County, Texas, a very sparsely populated county in West Texas that borders Mexico. I drove through Terrell County in January while returning to Austin from a

TERRELL COUNTY, TEXAS

I recently watched “No Country For Old Men”. The film takes place in Terrell County, Texas, a very sparsely populated county in West Texas that borders Mexico. I drove through Terrell County in January while returning to Austin from a

BRIGHT, MID-DAY SUN

Photographers live for the sweet light. The early morning or late afternoon light that is so flattering to even the worst subjects. A lot of us even like the light left after the sun goes down. It makes for very

BRIGHT, MID-DAY SUN

Photographers live for the sweet light. The early morning or late afternoon light that is so flattering to even the worst subjects. A lot of us even like the light left after the sun goes down. It makes for very

SOUTHWESTERN AMERICA

I just sent a book off to be published (keep reading). I used Blurb, a print-on-demand service, to design and print the book. It was idiot-proof and exciting. I don’t know if it was the thrill of getting my own

SOUTHWESTERN AMERICA

I just sent a book off to be published (keep reading). I used Blurb, a print-on-demand service, to design and print the book. It was idiot-proof and exciting. I don’t know if it was the thrill of getting my own

MAKE PHOTOGRAPHS, DON’T TAKE THEM

I worked for a summer at the Maine Photographic Workshops as a Teaching Assistant. Every week the new workshop schedule would start and David Lyman, the Director, welcomed everyone to Rockport and gave a brief presentation. The most memorable thing

MAKE PHOTOGRAPHS, DON’T TAKE THEM

I worked for a summer at the Maine Photographic Workshops as a Teaching Assistant. Every week the new workshop schedule would start and David Lyman, the Director, welcomed everyone to Rockport and gave a brief presentation. The most memorable thing

TECHNICAL SIMPLICITY

Keep it simple. Photography has always had a strong technological side. Whether it’s calculating processing times for Tri-X or FP-4, paper developer combinations, fill flash or exposure values the technical part is always in your face. I’ve never had a

TECHNICAL SIMPLICITY

Keep it simple. Photography has always had a strong technological side. Whether it’s calculating processing times for Tri-X or FP-4, paper developer combinations, fill flash or exposure values the technical part is always in your face. I’ve never had a

COLOR

I have spent a lot of time, money and materials photographing in black and white and still make a lot of black and white images; mostly with my digital camera. One of my favorite films, now discontinued, was Kodachrome 25.

COLOR

I have spent a lot of time, money and materials photographing in black and white and still make a lot of black and white images; mostly with my digital camera. One of my favorite films, now discontinued, was Kodachrome 25.

PAINTSHOP, PHOTOSHOP, GIMP, PICASA, ETC.

I personally use Paintshop Pro XI for image editing. I organize my pictures with Picasa. I try to keep it fairly simple and low-cost. I read a lot and get quite tired of seeing so much emphasis on Photoshop. I’ll

PAINTSHOP, PHOTOSHOP, GIMP, PICASA, ETC.

I personally use Paintshop Pro XI for image editing. I organize my pictures with Picasa. I try to keep it fairly simple and low-cost. I read a lot and get quite tired of seeing so much emphasis on Photoshop. I’ll