Mile-A-Minute Sunset

Originally posted on Exploratorius:
The view on the commute home — Central Maryland (November 2014) Contax T film + Kodak Portra 160 + Zeiss Sonnar 38/2.8 I can’t speak for others, but this is my only view of sunsets during this time of year — from the window of my car, while driving home during…


That feeling when you realize that, during a computer overhaul, you accidentally deleted 200 fall photos… So I decided I needed a little photography break, but now it’s over.

Fall Leaves – Peaking Soon

I’m trying to merge my schedule, peak fall color, and the weather report to find the best day to head up to Williamsburg and the Colonial Parkway to shoot some fall color. Tomorrow’s out, as I have two meetings and there’s a 90% chance of rain. Friday through Monday, however, with forecasted temps in the low 60’s…

Rocket Launch

I’m going over to Norfolk tonight to photograph a rocket launch. It’s another chance to break out the 80-200 and see what it can do. I don’t know what to expect; I’ve never seen a launch. If I get anything good I’ll post it here tomorrow.

Fall Photography

Here in southeastern Virginia, the leaves on a few trees are starting to turn color here and there. It’s pathetic. It’s fall! I want to see fall color! I’m thinking about heading up towards DC later this week. It might actually look (and feel) like fall up there.   As always, comments are welcome. I’d like…

PayPal Commits Suicide

As of November 18, consumers who use PayPal to make a purchase will have up to 180 days to return items for a full refund. That’s nuts. Why would PayPal promise something — a six month return period — no sane person would think reasonable? Two words: Apple Pay. PayPal knows what the future holds, and…

Old Lenses? Great Lenses!

This is what you can do, handheld, with a Nikon D7100 set at ISO 6400(!) and an ancient (1977-81) Nikon 80-200 f/4.5n lens! Per Ken Rockwell, this is one of Nikon’s ten best lenses ever; it’s certainly one of the best I’ve ever used. I don’t focusing my own lens when I can get results…

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