Lumen Dei One Day in Temple, Texas

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Matt Brandon and I spent a really enjoyable day yesterday teaching the Lumen Dei One Day Digital Photography Workshop in Temple, Texas. Thanks to the almost 30 people who came and shared our day with us! The day went very well if the evaluation forms are any indication. Comments like “the best $99 I ever spent,” tell me we hit …

Texas-bound, back on Monday

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I’m heading to Texas today, for the first Lumen Dei One Day Workshop with Matt Brandon – really looking forward to it. Except for the whole “getting up before 4am so I can get to airport on time” bit. That part always seems a little inhumane. So, it’s bound to be quiet around here. But that doesn’t mean you can’t …

Adobe Lightroom 2.0 Beta Released

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With Apple Aperture 2.0 released last month, you just knew Adobe was going to tip their hat on a new release of Lightroom. Yesterday, Adobe released the beta version of Lightroom 2.0. Lightroom users, a rabid bunch at the best of times, will be very excited by the changes introduced in this version. I’ll list a few of them, then …

What I Love About The Think Tank Photo AIRPORT SECURITY 2.0 Bag

In GEAR by David3 Comments

OK, we’ve talked about my bag fetish so much it’s either a running gag or it’s pathetic. Or both. Think Tank Photo recently revamped a few of their bags, the Airport Security being one of them. No matter how often I have strayed, I have always returned to my Airport Addicted as my primary carry-on and assignment bag. I can’t …

10 Things I think. Consider them thunk.

In Thoughts & Theory by David1 Comment

1. Three images make a final photograph – the one you visualize, the one you shoot, and the one you develop and output. The better you are at the last two, the closer you will come to the first. 2. Long lenses are not for shooting close pictures of ducks. Choose lenses based on their behaviour. Know what a 200mm …