Light and COLOR–plus a post-surgery update

7/18/17 UPDATE: I would like to express my deepest appreciation for all the support and concern expressed to Joan and me over the past few months. Summer classes from June through August were cancelled/postponed while I recover from back surgery. I had a...

Reflectors—or, More Correctly, Reflected Light

First I want to start by thanking everyone for the amazing support over the past several months. I obviously have not been posting much because I’ve been dealing with some severe back issues that just led to a hopefully successful lower back (L-4/L-5) decompression...

TRIPODS–Do NOT “Cheap Out” on This Critical Piece if Equipment!

Lisa Marie Scott–former Playboy Playmate and always friendly and supportive even years later. I lost touch with her over 10 years ago. Tripods:  Modern lenses have incorporated an absolutely amazing technology that somehow compensates for some of your hand...