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Photographing paintings

I had a client come to be and ask about photographing some paintings. He wanted to have them shot with enough resolution to make reproductions of them for sale. Wonderful! I was glad he called because it&; ...

HP Laserjet Pro 200 m251mw review

We just upgraded our lowly HP Laserjet P1102W with the HP Laserjet Pro 200 m251mw to print color brochures, flyers and mailers. We’re not getting rid of the P1102W, as it’s a great little desk ...

Solar Eclipse 2014

We enjoyed a lunar eclipse just a few weeks ago but today we in North America were treated to a much rarer solar eclipse. The spectacle today was quite enjoyable in Jackson, WY, even though there were clouds ...

List of file names on a Mac

List of file names on Mac Sometimes when I’m working with images, I need to create a file name listing for a copyright registration, contract, or the like. There are many ways to do this using Terminal ...

Old Bill’s Fun Run timelapse

The Community Foundation of Jackson Hole has asked me to produce a timelapse of the Old Bill’s Fun Run at the start line. This is quite an honor, as this is a major town event that has pulled in over ...

Photography in ad

After my photo shoot with a client’s bronze sculptures, they wasted no time in getting the ad to print. I liked that they were able to use my images immediately for print and advertising. This ...

Fireworks flower

While visiting San Diego in May, I ran across an epiphyllum flower exhibition in Balboa Park. Of all the flowers I’ve shot to fill up hard disk space, these were some of the most spectacular. The ...

Boxing match

While going through my last roller derby match photos for the Juggernauts, I came across this shot. It looks like the ladies were having a boxing match or MMA fight on rollerskates. They all were smiling but ...

Book proof being printed

Woo hoo! The publisher said the proof copy is being printed now and will be shipped to be me for review. Once I sign off on it, Sastrugi Press will run a batch of books and begin shipping them out to those ...

Jewelry photography

Jewelry photography is one of the most difficult technical photographic skills out there. Even after you get a handle on the lighting and setup, that is only 30% of the process. More than likely you’ll ...

Fourth of July 2014

The Fourth of July, 2014, in Jackson Hole was a pleasant evening. The storm that blew through earlier in the day cleared out the air and made for perfect fireworks conditions. Click on the picture at the. ...

Roller Derby Team Photo

Sports Team Photo Creating an interesting sports team photo takes a lot more than grabbing an SLR and an on-camera flash. You have to be interesting, creative, and deliver the product in a timely manner. All ...