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Day for Night

Day for Night is billed as a "visually immersive art and music festival exploring the boundaries of light, space, and sound." It certainly lived up to that billing. It is such an audiovisual feast! I highly recommend attending if you can. Like many events, the organizers don’t allow attendees to bring in "cameras with detachable… Continue reading Day for Night

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Creating and Editing Images – changing moods, colors, and contrast

Editing an image is a matter of both taste and intent. In my abstract notion of a photographer's ideal world, the image captured in camera is the final product - meaning that the photographer can find or create the desired lighting and composition prior to releasing the shutter. If the planned shot involves putting the… Continue reading Creating and Editing Images – changing moods, colors, and contrast

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Femininity and Strength – not mutually exclusive

A Fitness/Fantasy Shoot I met Shannon McMillan Hernandez at Lifetime Fitness, or rather I approached her to ask if she would be interested in doing a shoot. She is a Pro Figure Athlete and a personal trainer. As I explained to Shannon, my intent was to try to combine two themes that are, in my… Continue reading Femininity and Strength – not mutually exclusive