On Photography

  • Window Light Portrait Set-up Shot

    Dec 15th, 2008  |  6 Comments

    The spread above is from my book “The Digital Photography Book, Vol 2.” It’s my opener for the chapter on shooting portraits (click on it for a larger view), and the reason I’m mentioning it is that I found the shot below, showing the set-up for that shot (taken just moments after I took theContinue…

  • Holiday Gift Idea: A Boxed Set of my Digital Photography Books, Volumes 1 & 2

    Dec 11th, 2008  |  0 Comments

    I didn’t include any of my own books in my Gonzo Holiday Gear Guide, but I did write a few books that I hope you might consider as gifts for the photography freak on your list this year. For example: Amazon.com has put together a special limited-edition boxed set which includes both my books, “TheContinue…

  • Florida Eagle Sighting (Of course, not by me)

    Dec 8th, 2008  |  4 Comments

    True story: While I was on my recent vacation in Egypt, my sister-in-law felt she had to call me just to let me know that there were not one, not three, but actually nine American Bald Eagles perched in my back yard. And though once again, I had missed them, my friend (and Santa FeContinue…

  • Holiday Gift Idea: Bill Fortney’s “America From 500 Feet, II” Photo Book

    Dec 8th, 2008  |  2 Comments

    Last week I saw my first copy of Bill Fortney’s amazing new book, “America From 500 Feet, II” which is a stunning photography book of images of the American landscape, taken from an Ultralight airplane (as seen above), over a period of one year, by two incredible landscape photographers: Bill Fortney and Mark Kettenhofen,” andContinue…

  • Nikon Intro’s New D3X

    Dec 1st, 2008  |  3 Comments

    Although the word slipped out late last week, now it’s official; Nikon has announced its 24.5-megapixel monster (and in mean that in a good way); the Nikon D3X (photo above courtesy of Nikon). For all the details (beyond sheer megapixels), click here.

  • Shooting Ohio St. vs. Michigan From the Sidelines

    Nov 24th, 2008  |  4 Comments

    I mentioned on Friday I had a shoot this weekend, and this was it—-one of the most famous college football rivalries; The Ohio State Buckeyes vs. the Michigan Wolverines. I flew up to Columbus, Ohio on Friday night (with my brother Jeff who came along to hang with me), and when we woke up SaturdayContinue…

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