Monthly Archives: May 2009

Backpacking and Photography

Carrying a lot of heavy camera equipment on an overnight hiking trip … is a little crazy. It’s just too much weight. For a three-day backpack trip, you might need to carry 35 to 40 pounds of food, clothes, and … Continue reading

Posted in camera bag, Equipment, wilderness | Comments Off on Backpacking and Photography

Custom Photo Book

Years ago, I collected a series of photographs into a photo book, just a few copies for family. I printed the images myself on double-sided photo paper using a photo-quality inkjet printer. The book covers I made by hand from … Continue reading

Posted in Book | Comments Off on Custom Photo Book

Wedding shoot

Having been making photographs for many years, most of my work has relied upon available light. However, in photographing a wedding yesterday, I employed some artificial lighting techniques. I rented a PocketWizard remote flash setup and also a better flash … Continue reading

Posted in flash photography, lighting, PocketWizard, Wedding | Comments Off on Wedding shoot