Monthly Archives: May 2011

The ISAP Cometh

Okay, you have to forgive the theatrical title but it made me smile!  It is not long now until the annual symposium of the International Society of Aviation Photographers or ISAP.  This year it is being held in San Diego … Continue reading

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Hello froggy

Our hotel in Door County Wisconsin had access to the beach across some marshy land. Resident in these marshes was a colony of frogs. You were in no doubt they lived there since most of the time they were trying … Continue reading

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An alternate canvas

I guess the title is a bit of a lie in this case as the alternate is actually canvas. I haven’t done any canvas printing for a while. I used to have some canvas that printed in one of my … Continue reading

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Panning for gold

While the title might be a bit inaccurate, you are probably not going to struggle to guess what the topic really is. I have always enjoyed playing with panos since my days of film when it would be a lot … Continue reading

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Heading Out

I’m nipping off for a few days for a short break.  Possibly not going to be writing anything for a few days – unless something inspiring happens that I feel compelled to share!  I will be back in a few … Continue reading

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To Shoot or Not to Shoot

In a previous post I mentioned my trip to Indianapolis for the air show at Mount Comfort.  A few things were going to make getting good shots tricky at this event.  First, the crowd face south at the show so, … Continue reading

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Indy Air Show

The beginning of the air show season has already arrived but my plans for the year are rather sparse.  Some things I had originally planned to go to have been overtaken by competing events so there are relatively few shows … Continue reading

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Chicago at Night

It has been a while since I last went out and did some night photography around Chicago.  I had been meaning for a while to go and photograph the Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park at night when they have the … Continue reading

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Pullman

For the longest time I have been thinking about paying a visit to Pullman.  Pullman is a town on the south-side of Chicago that was created by the Pullman Palace Car Company, a railroad car builder at the end of … Continue reading

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Lenskirt Review

Living in a high rise in the city, I have a lot of chances to shoot things that I can only see through the windows.  This has been a tricky thing to deal with over time and I have come … Continue reading

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