I’ve had the opportunity over the past few months to get my greasy hands on some incredibly cool lenses from Tamron. As a long-time slinger of the Sony full-frame mirrorlessContinue readingTamron 70-180mm F/2.8 Di III VXD for Sony: MASSIVE REVIEW!
As I poured myself out into the world this morning there was no indication I would find myself hammering out these few words. Since they’ve already started without me, I seeContinue readingThere is a Light Somewhere: A Dudeist Perspective for Living in Times of Uncertainty
Hang a soft left onto Moody Road. Twist up and over the gold plated hills through Los Trancos until the tiny stretch of asphalt turns to a road called Alpine;Continue readingPescadero and Pomponio: Beaches of the Left Coast
If you’re over thirty you likely remember the “#” symbol as the pound sign. Reaching back to the days when phones had tails and commenting on the actions of othersContinue readingThe Day I Quit Instagram: My Exodus from the Strange and Savage World of “Social” Photography
From Poe: ‘Over the Mountains Of the Moon, Down the Valley of the Shadow, Ride, boldly ride,’ The shade replied,— ‘If you seek for Eldorado!’ A Needle inContinue readingFear and Loathing in Photography
There’s a crushingly unique olfactory signature exuded from a pit toilet in the boiling months of summer…no matter where you are; a completely indiscriminate assault on every bodily sensitivity. SomehowContinue readingConfessions of a Self-Taught Photomaker: Epilogue
I wouldn’t presume to know the motivations behind some of my fellow photographers reasoning for making or not making a photograph. The only information I have to go on isContinue readingMaking the Photograph: Sundown on the Great Yoo-Hoo River
I think it was William Shakespeare who first penned the immortal words “Is this shit for real?” That’s how I felt last night after reading a preview press release forContinue readingThe Zeiss ZX1 with On-Board Lightroom: Ingenious evolution or newfangled idiot box?
The Hasselblad X1D is a beautiful camera by anyone’s standards and of course the Hasselblad name needs no introduction from me. The Swedish company has been known for producing someContinue readingREVIEW: Hasselblad X1D 50c Medium Format Mirrorless Camera-Part 2 Video
Today I spent the morning roaming up and down one of my favorite haunts along the west coast between San Gregorio Beach and Pescadero, California. This stretch of Highway 1Continue readingAn Introduction to the New Highline Ballhead from the Colorado Tripod Company