Category Archives: Photography

Why your Instagram Photos Suck


You came, you saw, you sent out ugly Instagram photos.


Flip Video Dead Long Live Personal Video


The Flip video camera. It was simple. A flip out USB plug in, a single lens, a small screen and one button made up the Flip video camera. Revolutionary Flip brought personal video recording back in the reach of ordinary people. No more big over the shoulder recorder. No more expensive  tapes or disks. No…


Flickr Adds Upload Once Share Anywhere


Flickr, my first big social network, ups the social sharing.  Here’s the scoop from their blog: Today we’re announcing an update to our share functionality to help you make Flickr the hub for your photos on the Internet. If you’re anything like us, you probably have multiple places out there on the Internet where you…


Understanding Pepsi Exposure


Diet Pepsi Skinny makes a great photo subject. I used a couple of cans for practicing what I’m learning in Understanding Exposure. You’re encourage to try different combinations to achieve the same exposure. Sharing those pictures on Twitter got me a small bit of attention: It never occurred to me to post any photos to…


Understanding Exposure Journey


Understanding Exposure – considered a definitive book on use of a DSLR and getting exposure down to a science. I’ve owned the Canon 400D (XTi) for several years. Thousands of photos behind me, it seems I’ve still got lots to learn. This is where Understanding Exposure and the South by SouthWest (SxSW) conference came to…