Flying in France

What Languages do you know? I barely know enough French to get by… and I know smatterings of a dozen other languages… but I don’t have full command of any of them. How about you? I g... See full article

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Mystery Location

SmugMug Video Did you all see the cool SmugMug video on the SmugMug Review page? Maybe you missed it last month… if so, it’s worth a look! Daily Photo – Mystery Location – gues... See full article

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The Cyborg Fabrication Plant

If you go towards cyborg… What part will you replace first? Would you replace an eye with an awesome cyborg-eye that can zoom and stuff? Or would you get cyborg-ears that can hear as well as a d... See full article

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Pink Mountains During Morning Sunrise

YouTube Channel Reminder Don’t forget to subscribe to my YouTube Channel so you get to see videos first! It’s recently updated… enjoy! Daily Photo – Pink Mountains During Morni... See full article

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Tiny House in France

The Hameau de la Reine – Better than Disney World? You know how Disney makes super-perfect versions of everything? How everything is too-good-to-be-true in a wonderful fantasy escapism kinda way... See full article

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The Secret Google Chilling Vat

Thanks again Google Zurich I do have a funny little story from the Zurich offices. We did a Google+ hangout from one of their special conference rooms. It was called “SkyNet”, and halfway ... See full article

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The Long and Twisty Road

Why Twisty Roads? Why do we like looking at twisty roads? I would love it if I could find a psychological analysis of this… there must be some reason… If anything, I think it might be rela... See full article

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Soft Zurich at Night

Slowly getting through the Switzerland shots! This batch is taking me a long time… plus there has been a lot of trouble along with a Drobo problem that gave me the blues… that slowed me do... See full article

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Boy and Grandfather at Tiananmen Square

In China Well now I’m deep in China. I think it is my fourth or fifth time here. This time I’m going to visit many of the old haunts as well as try some new ones. As usual, if there are su... See full article

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An Awesome Spot for a Wine Bar

How Mainstream is Photography? I’m really in-the-bubble, so I can’t be objective about this. I’m normally good at being very objective about things, but I know if you are a hammer, e... See full article

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Exploring Nimes

More eBooks? My latest eBook over at Flatbooks.com is on Composing The Photo, which reminds me of the cinematic crop below. It has been so long since I’ve written one! I’ve got many more i... See full article

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The Louvre in Heavy Clouds

Sample files in the Clubhouse I released a set of the component photos for this a while ago in the clubhouse… it was very interesting to see the various interpretations. Another good thing about... See full article

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Curving Around Iceland

HDR Video Tutorial Things are still going great with the HDR Video Tutorial. This photo below is one of the ones I worked on during class. I had a few problems with it for sure, but I have since fixed... See full article

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Downtown Seattle

Failed Shoot in Seattle As opposed to the situation below where things did work out, I had NO luck the rest of the time. I put up this little video showing some of the failure… Daily Photo ̵... See full article

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Evening Light on the Remarkables

Nikon 28-300 Update I think this is the 2nd or 3rd photo I have released that uses this lens with the zoom fully loaded… I still love this lens and use it about half the time. If you want to see... See full article

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Boats on Lamma Island

Stuck In Big Cities? This sometimes happens to me too. I get to a big city that has all sorts of interesting stuff, and I don’t take the time for little out-of-town excursions. I should try to d... See full article

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Work in Tokyo

Movement in HDR How do I handle moving subjects in HDR? This is one of the most common questions I hear. All of that and more is answered here on the site inside the HDR Tutorial. Enjoy! Daily Photo &... See full article

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Little Elves, Little Waterfall

The real elf-stat? I’ve heard all different percentages of how many Icelanders believe in elves. It’s always high. But I wonder what the most correct percentage is? Has there ever really b... See full article

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Bridges in Zurich

More Switzerland Coming Soon Sorry I have been so slow in posting Switzerland photos… this has been a very busy time for me, and I am slipping behind a little bit. But, I do have a master-plan t... See full article

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Tiny Tea House

Tea or Coffee? Are you a tea person or a coffee person? Daily Photo – Tiny Tea House Once it got to be quite dark outside, I was dog-tired, so I retreated back into this little tea house to rela... See full article

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Beijing PhotoWalk

A Great Walk in China! Time: Saturday Sept 17 at 5:30 PM. Location: In front of The Egg – Google Maps Who: All ages and even families are welcome. Any kind of camera will do… even mobile p... See full article

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Approaching the Forbidden City

Thomas Hawk on Google Winning the War Thomas Hawk put up a good article the other day… he points to an experiment I did and gives some other thoughts… Clouds Hey here’s a little note... See full article

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The Streets of Zermatt

Glacier Express Thank you again for all the amazing suggestions for Switzerland. Obviously, I could not do all of them, but one of the great ones was the Glacier Express. Seven hours through the alps&... See full article

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Eclectic BBQ With Neal Stephenson

A longer story… So I have a nice story here from just a few days ago geeks will love it Maybe other people will too I’ve just processed the photos, and I will sprinkle four of the... See full article

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New Video! The Viking Waterfront

New Video! I made this little behind-the-scenes video with my iPad while in Iceland… enjoy! The Viking Waterfront... See full article

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