Simulating Natural Window Light…with a cookie

Actually, the technical term is “cukaloris”, and it’s a panel of some sort with a pattern painted on it, cut in it or otherwise applied to it so that it casts a shadow when a light is shined through it. In this case, I used a Nikon SB-800 Speedlight (off camera hotshoe flash) to shoot Read more about Simulating Natural Window Light…with a cookie[…]

Scott Kelby Worldwide Photowalk-Old Towne Orange, CA

Hi Friends, I had the privilege of leading the Old Towne Orange, CA Scott Kelby Worldwide Photowalk 2009.  Had about 45 local photographers join us for the walk around Old Towne Saturday morning.  We were among about 30,000 walkers in over 900 cities worldwide that participated in the event. I had so much fun chatting Read more about Scott Kelby Worldwide Photowalk-Old Towne Orange, CA[…]

I’ve Been Published!

About a year ago, one of my students, Karen Dorame, approached me about using some of my photos in a book she was working on for Amherst Media (a publishing house that focuses mainly on photography-related titles). Well, last night, I saw the finished book: available now at Amazon.com and bookstores everywhere: These are the Read more about I’ve Been Published![…]