The Big Q

In The Big Q by David12 Comments

The Big Q “David, I’m an avid reader of your blog. Further, I cannot wait to get  my hands on your book as a source of inspiration. I’ve read all of the  available excerpts and am hungry for more. I’m curious, how much directing do you have to do when out shooting.  In other words, are all of the scenes …

The Big Q – Dust and Grime

In The Big Q by David25 Comments

The Big Q With all the traveling you do, you must get a lot of crud on your gear. What would be your gear cleaning routine? I’m often troubled from shooting at family dinners (kids spit, pets lick, food splatter…), and also blown dirt from coastal areas. Often a big air blower bulb doesn’t dislodge anything that’s been wet, but …

The Big Q

In The Big Q by David6 Comments

Some outstanding questions from the past weeks, both those you left in the comments of the Big Q, and those sent by emails, etc. And by outstanding I mean they never got answered, not so much that they’re really exceptional questions, necessarily. For those unfamiliar with the Big Q, this is a new feature where you ask questions and merely …

The Big Q – February 11

In The Big Q by David4 Comments

Some good questions came out of last week’s introduction of the Big Q, so I’ll reply to a few of them here. You remember the game, right? You ask questions, I pick one or two to reply to. Then the comments remain open each week for new questions. Do you upgrade camera bodies every year? Not a chance. If gear …

New Feature – The Big Q

In The Big Q by David13 Comments

I love the community growing up around this blog; I get more and more emails every day and I welcome them. But as more and more of you ask the same questions I can’t help but think that the answers to those questions could be benefiting more people than just the openly inquisitive ones. So, enter The Big Q. Each …