Seven Lenses Hath October

Election anxiety diminished my productivity throughout October, but I still made some photos. While reviewing the month’s work in Lightroom, I noticed I had used seven lenses, and took the opportunity to reflect on my choices. Nikon 16-80 f/2.8-4: Hired to take some post-show images with fans, I took up a position near the stage…

I’m Glad I Didn’t Put the Gear Away

I’m not an early riser, so I miss 50% of the great light for photography. On occasion, circumstances force me out into the world before sunrise. A few years ago I found myself at Bolsa Chica Ecological Preserve before dawn. Lacking a flashlight, I stumbled along the dark paths as far as I could go…