Tuesday, March 31, 2009

St. Maarten

I am back from St. Maarten and will upload my favorites here soon. Hope everyone is doing well. A small preview here.

Friday, March 20, 2009

Beautiful Greece

And my beautiful friend Julie in Greece!


So I've been missing for some time and wanted to tell you why that is. Well, first the IP Legal world has been keeping me very busy with lots of copyright issues. Second, I've been busy working with Funtasia. And, finally, I've been doing a lot of research, shopping and putting together a studio which I hope to have ready before the end of the summer. Items that I have recently acquired and hope to write further reviews of in the next month:

- Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8G ED-IF AF-S Wide Angle-Telephoto Zoom Nikkor Lens
- Elinchrom D-Lite2 Monolight - 200 Watt/Seconds (110-220VAC)
- Savage Background Port-A-Stand System
- Nikon SJ-1 Color Filter Set
- Nikon MC-30 Remote Cord
- Nikon 58mm Clear NC Glass Filter
- Savage 107" x 12yds Background Paper
- Photoflex 45" White Satin Umbrella
- Photoflex Umbrella with Adjustable Frame-45"
- Photoflex 45 Inch Convertible Umbrella
- Impact Two Section Back Light Stand - 3' (90cm)
- 2 Impact Umbrella Bracket
- Impact Air-Cushioned Heavy Duty Light Stand
- Nikon SC-15 Coiled Sync Cord
- Photoflex 32" 5-in-1 Multidisc Reflector
- Impact Multiboom Light Stand/Reflector​​ Holder - 13' (4m)
- Giottos Air Cushioned Light Stand - 10.6' (32.m)
- Tamrac 5586 Expedition 6x Backpack (Black)
- Perfect-Pixs Digital Focusing Target Gray Card
and several books: Photo Idea Index, The Moment It Clicks: Photography secrets from one of the world's top shooters (Voices That Matter), The Digital Photography Book, Volume 2

Still need/want to get the following items:
- Impact VA903 Five Lamp Fluorescent Cool Light
- Nikon 105mm f/2.8G ED-IF AF-S VR Lens
- Elinchrom Umbrella - Varistar - 41"
- 2 Pocket-Wizard Plus II Auto Sensing Smart Transceiver with a Range of up to 1600 Feet
- Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8G AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor ED-IF Lens with Hood
- Nikon SB-900 TTL AF Shoe Mount Speedlight
- Gitzo GT-2540G Mountaineer CF Tripod w/G2180 Head
- Nikon MB-D10 Multi-Power Battery Grip
- and a few muslins

I am going to shoot in St. Martin this coming up week. So see you in April already!

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

More favorites from Mykonos, Greece

All images captured with Nikon D70, Nikon 18-200mm

Click on the image to see a larger picture.

1/400, f10, 200mm

1/250, f9, 120mm

1/10, f4.8, 48mm