Why I Push People Away From Cheap Point and Shoots

November 18, 2014

In the market for a new camera?

Talk to me first, please!

I’m a Nikon shooter, but this isn’t about Nikon vs. the world. This is about a real camera system vs. a cute little pocket camera. Whenever people come to me for camera advice, I tend to push them towards systems with interchangeable lenses because most people interested in getting quality pictures are going to be happier with that choice in the long run. It doesn’t have to be a huge expensive DSLR either! Just don’t buy a cheap point and shoot! Here’s why you shouldn’t.


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Hallway Shot vs. Scheduled Shoot

November 05, 2014

I’m sure there are those that wonder…

What’s the difference between just a regular hallway shot and what I’d get from a scheduled photo shoot? Shouldn’t a good photographer be able to make a nice photo in any condition?

Well, here’s the main difference…


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Youmacon is next week!

October 21, 2014

Guess I should start preparing…just kidding!

It’s not only the cosplayers that have to get ready for a convention!

As a photographer that does paid shoots, it’s important to be ready for the convention as well. While I may not have to spend weeks working on a costume, I do have to spend time preparing for the convention. Here’s an idea of my con preparation schedule.

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