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Wireless Studio Trigger: Paul C. Buff™ Cyber Commander™ Video Training Series

Sometimes when you want something you simply have to make it yourself. Such was the case for this video tutorial series. I have had the Paul C. Buff™ Cyber Commander™ wireless trigger for studio lights […]

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Film Noir Style Photo Shoot

My friend and local actress, Linda Damita, and I sat down to talk about refreshing here portfolio images. The first thing we decided to work on was a vintage Film Noir style shoot. Film Noir […]

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Photographing Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac

One of the things I love is capturing images and the feeling of events, concerts, stage shows, dance and more. When I was offered the chance to photograph gallery show for a music legend, I […]

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White Balance – True Whites and Blacks

Shooting event photos can be challenging in mixed lighting conditions. Such is the case at the Dia De los Muertos (Day of the Dead) event at Tlaquepaque Arts Village in Sedona Arizona. There are halogen, […]

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Guy Forks Mask in Black & White

For those who know me, I’m a fan of black and white photography. Removing the color, paring down the photo to it’s essence, the monochrome, greyscale, lines and composition. The world of digital photography is […]

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Building an Angel Before & After Images

One of the joys in photography is to find gems from a photo shoot and create a new vision from that image. I have previously posted about creating an Angle, but this time I thought […]

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Time-lapse Experiments

I was in Phoenix on the 29th floor of a hotel when the storm hit September 27, 2014. I could see it coming. I setup my tripod and camera in the window and started a […]

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Day of Peace

I love taking images at events. I can get lost for hours watching the people, the performers and action. This last Sunday was World Peace Day. Sedona Arizona had it’s own celebration with music, entertainers, […]

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The 10,000 Hours Rule

I follow a number of great photographers. Joe McNally is high on my list of qualified people to speak about the process. The 10,000 hours. I subscribe to his blog and newsletter so I don’t […]

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God Rays and Lighting

OK, no lighting in these images. The storm had started to dissipate (or so I thought). I had decided to head home not finding any lighting to capture. As I came out of the grocery […]

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