Lumen Dei Ladakh 2009 – NOW FULL.

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If you want in on the Lumen Dei tour to Ladakh this fall, now is the time to speak up. In the last three days we’ve filled 6 of the 7 spots (pending receipt of the deposits) and are now left with ONE open spot. Speak now or forever…well, you know. UPDATED – Sorry folks, that last spot just went. …

Giving Thanks

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American Thanksgiving generally sneaks up on me, in part because I’m Canadian and we do it earlier in the fall, and in part because it’s just too close to Christmas for any sane person to have a holiday, so every year it takes an American client to remind me they won’t be there in the morning. It snuck up on …

Credit where credit is due

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Two excellent customer service shout-outs that I need to get off my chest. 1. Leo’s called first thing this morning to tell me my broken 5D was back, repaired, serviced, and cleaned. That means 17 days from dropping it off to getting it back. And for Canon Canada, about whom I hear no end of complaining, that’s pretty damn impressive. …

Lumen Dei 2009 Announced

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Matt Brandon and I are thrilled to be announcing plans for next year’s Lumen Dei tour. We’re still working out details like budget and itinerary, but we’ll have that up and on the site soon. Here are the broad strokes. September 2009. Ladakh. Special guest instructor Ami Vitale. That last part should make you very, very excited. If you don’t …

Forums Are Up // The Vision Collective Launched.

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I’ve never been accused of dragging my feet. After the initial comments on the last post, and a few emails suggesting I just give it a try (it’s always people like that that aren’t the ones that have to do the work! – I decided to do just that. So, while it’s only a beta and I’m sure I’ve neglected …

Conceeding Defeat

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I don’t like doing this but I’m waving the white flag. The jet lag has officially handed my butt to me, on a platter. I’m wiped and my brain has checked out for the day. I’ve been up since some unholy hour but just barely coasting through meetings and I’ve got a series of important ones tomorrow that I’d love …

Change Your Bookmarks: The Digital Trekker's Moved.

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Change is good. Matt Brandon (the ruggedly handsome bloke pictured left) finally kissed Blogger goodbye and has migrated his blog to WordPress. You can find his blog HERE now. Update your bookmarks, folks. The Digital Trekker’s added more content recently than he has in a while and that’s good for the rest of us. One of the highlights of my …

Think Tank Photo: New Urban Disguise Bag

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I love my Think Tank Urban Diguise. I have the biggest one they make and it’s wonderful. But it’s huge. They’ve just released a smaller one, here’s the scoop, straight from them: We have just released a new addition to our Urban Disguise line of shoulder bags.  The Urban Disguise 35 lets photographers carry up to a 13.3″ laptop with …