Assignment Gear II

In GEAR, Travel by David2 Comments

Because I’ve had more email than usual lately asking about my gear, and because I just got a new Elinchrom Octabank I HAD to try out, I thought I would present this in visual form. I am, afterall, a photographer. (Albeit one with a terminal gear fetish) Click on the image to em-biggen it. Storm Case Hardshells (1) Think Tank …

200

In Uncategorized by David1 Comment

In 200 days Matt Brandon, myself and up to 8 participants will meet in Delhi to begin the 2008 Lumen Dei Kashmir Workshop. If you’ve been looking to hone your skills, add to your portfolio, or just get out with your camera to one of the most beautiful places in the world, check this out. Still not convinced? How about …

Think Tank Photo: "Skins" Announced

In GEAR by David1 Comment

I am very excited to see that Think Tank Photo has just announced a line of new pouches for lenses, bodies and accesories. Think Tank Skins are trim, unpadded, silent modular pouches, and I’ve been waiting for someone to make something like this for a while. I’m hoping to get a set soon after their release and will review them …

Great Gear: HonlPhoto Shoe-Mount Flash Tools

In GEAR by David2 Comments

Just before I left for Mongolia I made some decisions about making 2008 the year I dive more pro-actively into strobe lighting. In part because I now have a studio to shoot in while at home in Vancouver, and in part because I’m getting pickier about the look of my images and there is often just no way, without a …

Mongolia: Heading Home – UPDATED

In Travel by David8 Comments

I’m delayed leaving UlaanBaatar due to high winds. At this point I’ve got no idea when I am going to be home. But the broadband at the Chinggis Khaan Hotel is excellent, so I’ve posted a small gallery of selects on the PixelatedImage Portfolio site. Follow THIS LINK and then look for the Mongolia Gallery. This assignment was for the …