Category Archives: shoot reports

Reports of photo shoots I’ve done

Wilflower Practice Weekend Review

This weekend was a big weekend for the Ironteam – Wildflower Practice weekend.  We’re all training for an Ironman in the Fall and registered for the Wildflower Half-Ironman in May as a practice race, so this was a practice race … Continue reading

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Another wedding photobooth

I did another photobooth at a wedding last week and it worked out really well.  (Pics are here on flickr)   The biggest improvement this time:  A laptop for instant review. People really seemed to react to being able to see … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes on Georgia’s shoot, and folding a big reflector

I took some pictures with Supermodel Georgia last month, and those pictures have been getting some great reviews Flickr.  Let’s go behind the scenes on that shoot briefly. As you can see, I have a large white paper backdrop lit … Continue reading

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Suffer for my art

This weekend makes twice in the last year I’ve been painfully bitten by bugs while doing photography. I was first bitten by a wasp last summer wile standing on a beach at Lake Tahoe at 11:00 pm. What kind of … Continue reading

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Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl Wrap-up

I mentioned a couple weeks ago that I was going to shoot the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl on January 9th, and indeed I did.   I’ll spare you the blow-by-blow details but I want to give a quick summary about how … Continue reading

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A look back at 2010

2010 has come and gone and it was a pretty good year, both personally and professionally (both the day job and the photography business.)   Here are some of the highlights: My folder for 2010 weighs in at 235 GB.  That … Continue reading

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Quick trip to Florida with the ThinkTank Airport Takeoff bag

This weekend was my first cross-country trip for a photoshoot and it went very well.  I’ve done long trips with photography before but this was the first trip where the whole point was to fly cross-country just to shoot an … Continue reading

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Flying with the new 5-D mkII

This afternoon I got a call from my friend Bob asking if I could be at the airport pretty much immediately to tag along for some formation flying practice before the sun went down.  Well, yeah I can be there!   … Continue reading

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Football!

Sorry for the long silence – it’s football season again and that means I’m busy!  I love photographing football even though I think it’s the hardest thing there is to photograph well.  It’s a live event which means there’s no … Continue reading

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Charlie Cramer’s fine art printing class

I had the great pleasure of attending Charlie Cramer’s excellent Fine Art Printing Class this past weekend, held at The Picture Element here in Santa Clara, California.  It’s an intensive three day class running from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm … Continue reading

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