wall of fame – jackie venson

Sound Bites Grill Wall of Fame – Jackie Venson Solid entertainer. Stage presence. Beautiful voice. Guitar licks that take you down with the blues our make you soar with riffs that just kicks a**! Add to that two super-pro backup … Continue reading

infrared panorama photo

Infrared Photography Panorama Style “The sailing clouds went by, like ships upon the sea.” — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Clouds scudding across the azure skies. Words can take you to some beautiful places but as the Chinese say, a picture is … Continue reading

aerial photography sedona arizona

Aerial Photography I have been fortunate to live in places with some spectacular scenery and would probably have a hard time living in an urban environment or someplace dull and flat. Sedona, Arizona is the gorgeous place I now get … Continue reading

podcast with skip cohen

Podcast with Skip Cohen on Sprouting Photographer Always fun chatting with Skip Cohen about the photography business. This is a chat about Embracing new tech in photography. Being a Lumix Luminary has moved me from being the last to jump … Continue reading

art institute of phoenix

Art Institute of Phoenix Speaking Last night I had the honor & pleasure of sharing some thoughts & ideas with the students of Gene Devine’s Business Operations and Management for Photographers class at the Art Institute of Phoenix. It was … Continue reading

hdr imaging try it

HDR Imaging It’s pretty amazing how far the new HDR software from Macphun called AuroraHDR has come. Layers are now available within. An interface that’s pretty straightforward but with lots of control available in many different areas of manipulation. One … Continue reading

sunday photo/art quote 1/24

Eat Pray Love I feel like I’m catching up with an old very good friend who’s been away adventuring. You know, the friend when you first met felt like you’d known each other forever? The friend who’s been away for … Continue reading

nighttime photography

Nighttime Photography Photographing at night can be a challenge. The dynamic range of any camera can be challenged by bright lights in a darkened scene. Trying to make that read properly usually takes some work with and HDR program but … Continue reading