Category Archives: I have seen the light and the dark side

Coming soon….

I haven’t had a lot of time to blog lately :(. I’ve spent a bit of time in the studio and a lot of time in lightroom. As the wedding season is approaching us (in the northern hemisphere) I thought … Continue reading

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There is a drama in the theater

Intro A few weeks ago I got the chance to shoot a musical production…. It has been a while since I shot a concert or stage production so I jumped at the chance to shoot something different. I went along … Continue reading

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Coming in 2011? (sony.jp)

It would be great if some one could translate this for me http://www.sony.jp/dslr/info2/20110209.html If I understand things correctly here are products that will be released in 2011 A77 and new lens New lens Has Focus and Zoom ring as well … Continue reading

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Shooting the Vamp…..

Intro I have set myself a few projects for 2011. One is the “last Friday of the month” shoot in the lightGIANTS studio. Another is to do at least 1 theme based shoot per month. The third will be an … Continue reading

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lightGIANTS Friday night shoot.

Last Friday was the second “last Friday of the month” shoot in the lightGIANTS studio. I have limited the number of participants from the first shoot due to space and time restrictions. All in all I hope the other shooter … Continue reading

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Understanding light in photography Part 2: Bounce and reflection.

Intro A single Flash (on camera will create hard shadows, because it is a small sized source of light. The only way to soften the light, is to make the source of light larger. One of the easiest ways of … Continue reading

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Understanding light in photography Part 1: Inverse Square law

Intro When you are lighting a subject it is important to understand how moving your light source will affect your subject. A while ago I wrote a bout the relative size of a light source in comparison to the subject … Continue reading

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