Project 52 – Assignment #1

I recently joined a community of photographers who are learning commercial/editorial photography from Don Giannati who has created Project 52. The idea of this year-long learning experience is to practice commercial assignments that Don creates […]


Splash Photography with the Fuji X-T1 and Quadra Ranger

I recently purchased a used Elinchrom Quadra Ranger flash system. This is a portable studio strobe flash system and is much more powerful than speed lights.  This system also has a very fast flash duration […]


Macro with the Fuji X-T1

Here is a set of images taken with the X-T1 using an adapted Nikon 105mm Micro lens.  All shots used manual focusing with focus peaking and high magnification in the LCD.  Also, a Nissin MF-18 […]


WOW! New Fujifilm 56mm f1.2 XF Lens is Incredible!

I just got the new Fujifilm 56mm f1.2 XF lens yesterday from my good friend Nick at Dury’s in Nashville.  The very first photo I took is of Nick…this is becoming the go to image […]


Cruising with the Fuji X-T1

The new Fuji X-T1 was released in late February, 2014.  Fortunately for me, I got the new camera just a week before going on a Cruise vacation with my wife to the Caribbean.  I got […]


Super Moon with D800 in DX Mode

I took this shot of the “Super Moon” on May 5, 2012 using my Nikon D800 and Nikkor 300 f4.0 telephoto lens with the Nikon 2x teleconverter II.  I also shot this in DX mode […]