Monthly Archives: January 2012

Nikon Camera Poll

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One of 1,500

My image of the Black Skimmer shown above has been selected as a finalist in the Photographers Forum Magazine photo contest. There were over 18,000 entries, and mine was picked as a finalist. The 1,500 finalists will be narrowed down … Continue reading

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How Did You Get This Shot?

Once again, snow can work wonders. My mind wasn’t just focused on birds and landscapes, but also action sports photography. My brother was doing some snowboarding in the backyard, so I thought I would try a flash set-up. As illustrated … Continue reading

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I Want to Hear From You!

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Time For New Snow

As most of the snow has melted away, I can only look back on my images to remind me how nice fresh snow is. It doesn’t look like we’ll be getting any more any time soon!

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Camera Cleaning Gear

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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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The Day After Snow

We went up to Sherman for breakfast to celebrate my Mom’s birthday. From there, we went up to Kent to see the snow. Kent got much less than we did here, but it was still a sizable amount. We stopped … Continue reading

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Ever Wonder

Here is a 125% crop of the featured image of my previous blog post. I thought the snow flakes on the birds head were easier to see on the web version than they actually are. I did a huge crop … Continue reading

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Finally Snow!

The snow is piling up, hiding the terrible browns! I love it when it snows, because photography hits another level. When it is really snowing hard, I sit in my blind and watch the birds visit my set-ups. When the … Continue reading

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