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Red

“I knew that red was the most difficult color to work with.” -William Eggleston

This Is Why I Shoot Film

I occasionally get asked why I would shoot film when digital is so easy and so much better. “I’ll just use my phone” they say. They certainly have…

Can Do!

The things I find in my kids’ rooms never ceases to amaze me. I bet I could publish a good photo book of weird objects.

Mud Island River Park

When we were kids, my parents would take us to Mud Island River Park on the weekends. I don’t know if it was free then, but it should…

A Lunch at the Memphis Zoo

A Friday lunch excursion to the Memphis Zoo, a 1970s point and shoot, and some Retrochrome slide film.

Leica M3 - Summicron 50mm f/2

ISO 3200 and the Leica M3

My day has been pretty good. I woke up, had a cup of coffee, took a few wedding photos, and then took the Leica with me to a…

Detour – New Guitar

Ever think to yourself “I really want a Porsche 911” but then you see the sticker price and think “The Boxster is cool, and it’s kinda like a…

Some Days are Better Than Others

Film is a great medium for a lot of good reasons. It is self-limiting, experimental, tangible, and allows a bit of creativity that goes beyond what one can…

Fuji X-T20 – I Like It.

I bought the X-T20 a few weeks ago, and I picked up the kit 16-50mm f/4-5.6 lens. It has proven itself to be a very capable camera with…

Refocusing on Going Pro (April fools)

Most people know now gingerly I teeter on the knife-edge of bankruptcy with my camera addiction. It’s the running joke at the office that I can’t go a…