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Converting a whiteout to B&W

We are enjoying a good snow storm after weeks of little in Jackson, WY.  Late in the day, the contrast dropped to the point that it began reminding me of Antarctica.  Just with fences, trees and the like. ...

Strobe flash photography DVD produced

We are very excited that we have completed production and post-production work on our latest training DVD, Introduction of Off-Camera Strobe Flash Photography.  Working with the wonderful production team at ...

Strobe flash introduction class

I enjoyed teaching the first class in my series on strobe flash photography techniques.  In this class, I’m teaching the basics of getting the strobe (flash) off the camera and making some really ...

Filming for flash photo

Filming for my training video for off-camera flash photography is moving along very well. We will be finished with shooting in 2 days and will be able to shift to finishing post-production. It’s been ...

Testing Pocketwizard FlexTT5 units

While testing my Pocketwizard FlexTT5 units, I ended up capturing a shot of my parents’ cat playing gecko on their wall.  Most of the shots while testing were to figure out power, control and distance ...

Off-camera strobe teaser

To get people excited for my two upcoming strobe photography classes at the Art Association of Jackson Hole, I’ve decided to post some samples to show what you can do with you get the strobe (flash) off ...

Flash photography class

The listing for my first flash photography class at the Art Association of Jackson Hole is up! Click here for the site link. If you ever wondered how photographers get some of those wow shots, I can promise ...

Website major upgrade

The website has received a major upgrade and it’s moving along well.  Originally, my site aaronlinsdau.com contained information for my photography, expeditions, book and cinematography.  After feedback ...

Tidbit of wisdom

“Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. There is no reason not to follow your heart.” Steve Jobs ...

Create PDF from images

This morning I ran into a problem where I needed to convert a series of photos into a single PDF document.  I am going down to Mexico for two weeks to climb two of their highest peaks and needed to get the ...

Following Parker Liautaud

Good luck to the final training months for Parker Liautaud, a 19 year old from Palo Alto, for trying to do a mid-range route to the south pole: http://news.msn.com/us/teen-polar-explorer-will-attempt-to-break ...

Jackson Hole Quickdraw 2013

As part of my video reel, I needed to put together a video from something interesting and fun, then edit it so it worked well. So, I went out the day before the Jackson Hole Quickdraw during the 2013 Jackson ...