Category Archives: Photography Talk

The Sweet Spot

Every lens out there has a sweet spot, which refers to the aperture at which the lens produces the sharpest image. It is all about finding that sweet spot and applying it. The sweet spot of the Nikkor 70-300mm which … Continue reading

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Lens Clens Products

I just received my package from Lens Clens in the mail today. I have to say that I am very happy with what I ordered, despite the $12 shipping cost for Ground shipping. I ordered Bottle #1 for cleaning the … Continue reading

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Simple B&W Conversions

Here is a quick video on converting a moving water image to a B&W file to maximize the images potential. Thanks for stopping by!

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Wildlife at the Bent

I spent a great day at the Bent of the River Audubon in Southbury, CT. helping campers learn the tricks that make nature photographs. My whole talk was aimed at hummingbird photography, but unfortunately, the hummingbirds didn’t cooperate. We focused … Continue reading

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The Swamp

This morning I took a ride down to the “open” swamp near my house. I brought along my brother, as we were shooting a video for an upcoming camera club presentation. The video kind of took me away from really … Continue reading

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Spring Spirit

It’s time to get into the spring spirit! Come join Margaret Robbins and I as we discuss feeding and photographing Hummingbirds. The program will take place Saturday, April 9th, from 1-3 p.m. at Wild Birds Unlimited in Brookfield, CT. (one … Continue reading

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