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Drying out soaked lenses

During the Snow King Pond Skim contest, my Nikon 50mm f1.8 received a thorough soaking. My D800 stood up to the water perfectly, except that a little bit of water was in the microphone port, so the sound was ...

Snow King Pond Skimming

To commemorate the end of the ski season, Snow King Mountain Resort puts on the Pond Skimming competition. It’s not as much of a competition as an exhibition of ski, snowboard, tube, and sled skill. As ...

Portrait of a maltese

While I had all of my models bail today, I had to come up with something for posing. Granted, this little model wasn’t exactly going to be strutting down the runway, but she’ll be in the heart of ...

Video on Amazon

Our video titled Introduction to Off-Camera Strobe Flash Photography is now available on Amazon! It was very exciting to bring up the link and actually see the video for sale. Now photographers will be able ...

The new Nikon D4s

The new Nikon D4s is available for pre-order. Check out my full page on this exciting new Nikon professional camera body. ...

Ice Climbing competition JH

On February 21, 2014, Exum Mountain Guides held their 2014 Jackson Hole ice climbing competition at the Exum Ice Park just above Snow King resort. There were quite a few competitors who vied for top honors in ...

Strobe lighting zones

While working on images for my Strobe Photography: Technical and Artistic Control class, I have had to create quite a few images to illustrate the point I am trying to make. Sometimes, I totally miss the. ...

Winter weather

While driving back from Kelly toward Jackson, WY, this scene opened up right before me. I was very lucky to have my Nikon 80-400mm and Nikon D800 with me, as my shorter lenses and Nikon D300s body would not ...

Kelly warm springs in weather

There was some great weather the Kelly Warm Springs, north of the town of Kelly, north of Jackson. Three geese were doing their best to wander through the blasting snow chunks and make their way into the warm ...

Old Wyoming

While skiing through the Melody Creek Ranch area, I was lucky enough to have my 20 megapixel  Sony RX-100 when I happened upon this scene. It was one I have photographed before with some satisfaction. However ...

Second most exciting

The second most exciting part of producing a book or DVD is having the barcode and ISBN placed on the cover.  Up until then, the cover art, DVD and everything else doesn’t feel like a real product. As ...