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Alright…here it comes. I took my first generation Sony A7R apart to replace a worn out back panel. I know, right? A little bit of a risk? A little bitContinue readingSony Guts: A Look Inside the First Generation Sony A7R
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Throughout history there have been individuals who found a certain magic simply by “taking it easy”. Ben Franklin, Lao Tzu, Hunter S. Thompson, Janis Joplin, Bill Murray, Albert Einstein, CharlesContinue readingA Dudeist Approach to Photography
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The constant hammering of the sleet against my tarp has given way to a strange and almost unperceivable buffered ticking sound. I lay there motionless…afraid to move from the longContinue readingIceman: The Laurel-Snow Wilderness Experience-Final Chapter
It suddenly occurs to me that I might very well die in this place. The reality of quietly slipping off into an unwaking sleep and giving into hypothermia becomes veryContinue readingIceman: The Laurel-Snow Wilderness Experience-Chapter 2
Sixteen degrees. The forecast only called for a low between twenty-three and twenty-five. It’s 2:30PM which is over two hours later than I hoped to be at the trail head.Continue readingIceman: The Laurel-Snow Wilderness Experience-Chapter 1