Monthly Archive: July 2009

Old Town Tustin Photowalk 1

Old Town Tustin Photowalk

This year I led a Photowalk through Old Town Tustin with about 25 photographers from kids to adults. The purpose of a Photowalk is to walk around an area and shoot photos basically. I...

How to clean your lenses 0

How to clean your lenses

In the forums Benjamin Trevor asked for an article on how to properly clean your lens so thanks for the suggestion and here we go. First off, the best thing to do is keep...

meetingpoint 0

snom MeetingPoint IP Phone Shoot

The snom MeetingPoint is a new conference room phone from snom. With a slick design and top-notch features, we decided to go for a shot that made the phone look at home on a...

Walking through a typical product shoot 0

Walking through a typical product shoot

In this video I walk through the process of doing a typical product shoot. This tutorial uses the Westcott Spiderlite TD-5 constant lights. Constant lights are great for product shots because you can easily...

Using Live View Mode for Macro Shots 0

Using Live View Mode for Macro Shots

One of my favorite shots at a wedding is the ring shot or close-up shots of specific details. For these shots I love to use a Lensbaby Composer. With many DSLR’s it can be...

How to use a light meter 0

How to use a light meter

With today’s camera’s many people think their exposure meter in their digital camera is foolproof but since it is only measuring reflected light, it can often be fooled when the subject is too bright...