Monthly Archives: August 2012

Picture of the Week 34 – Mushrooms in the Rain

Canon EOS 60D ,Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS 1/125s f/16.0 at 30.0mm iso800 Just because the weather is “bad” doesn’t mean that you can’t take good photos. A few day ago I was walking to work, and to my surprise … Continue reading

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Picture of the Week 33 – Product Photography: Really Right Stuff Ballhead

Canon EOS 60D, Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM with Canon 500D close-up lens 0.80s f/16.0 at 70.0mm iso800 Want to try something hard? How about product photography? Yes, product photography is hard. You might not think so until you’ve … Continue reading

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Picture of the Week 32 – Geese at Lake Murray

Canon EOS 60D ,Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM 1/1250s f/6.3 at 200.0mm iso200 Yesterday we went for a walk around Lake Murray. We walked from about 9:30 to 11:30 in the morning, and while it was quite hot, it … Continue reading

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Picture of the Week 31 – La Valencia Hotel

Canon EOS 60D ,Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM 1/1000s f/8.0 at 70.0mm iso400 This is the famous La Valencia hotel in La Jolla. I might use this picture to talk about composition (I like how the hotel is framed … Continue reading

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Kiboko 22L+: The Best Photo Backpack Ever Made?

The quest for the “perfect” camera bag is a struggle that many photographers can undoubtedly relate to. Is anything ever perfect? Of course not, almost everything in life is a compromise. However, let me give you my impressions of what … Continue reading

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Picture of the Week 30 – Fisheye Fun in the Bookstore

Canon EOS 5D ,Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX Fisheye 1/30s f/11.0 at 15.0mm iso800 Our travels for the last two weeks took us as far north as Portland, Oregon. One of the highlights there for us was a visit to Powell’s … Continue reading

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