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Auto Focus Techinique – Back Button Focusing

Nov 27, 2014 Comments Off on Auto Focus Techinique – Back Button Focusing by

There have been many discussions about the buttons on the back of the dslrs. I am going to discuss the topic of back button focusing. The shots of the white pelican are a great example of how using it can help. This pelican kept gliding away from me as I walked around a large lake. […]

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Photographing Motion – Water

Nov 13, 2014 Comments Off on Photographing Motion – Water by

The last couple of months have seen a lot of travel and computer failure issues. Hopefully the failing issues are done but the traveling will continue. One thing I have been asked a lot by people who watch me photograph streams is how to blur the water. It is like taking lightening shots, it is […]

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Pro Cameras and Consumer lenses

Jul 06, 2014 Comments Off on Pro Cameras and Consumer lenses by

A question that seems to come up a lot is can you use consumer quality lenses on pro cameras. Simple answer, maybe. Nikon is probably the best at allowing this and even has a feature built into cameras like the D700 I use to automatically compensate for the DX style lenses. I do not use […]

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Photographing Remote Control Vehicles

May 18, 2014 Comments Off on Photographing Remote Control Vehicles by

A very fun thing to do is taking photographs of remote control vehicles like airplanes and cars. I have been photographing them all the way back to the 1980’s. I also photographed remote controlled speed boats. My suggestion is to find a park or large open field and you will likely find a group or […]

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Circumventing the 7th Amendment

May 15, 2014 Comments Off on Circumventing the 7th Amendment by

I have written many articles concerning copyright infringement over the years. It is so common people have an attitude that it does not matter. Well it does and will continue to matter. This article is concerning a case that was decided with a summary judgment. I am not a big fan of summary judgment but […]

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