Category Archives: Misc

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2019 Costa Rica Wildlife Photography Workshops

Please note – our 2019 workshops are sold out. You can use the form below to sign up for notification if one of the 2019 dates becomes available. Note that we are not doing a waitlist for 2020 – if you want to notification of those dates when they become available, please sign up for our regular newsletter (on the left). Thanks!

The Adventure Of A Lifetime!

I’m excited to …

Also posted in Photo Trips
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8 Awesome Accessories For Nature Photographers

One question I see drift through my e-mail box on a regular basis is about accessories – specifically, the ones I like and use when I’m out in the field. So I decided to put a video together and show you eight of my favorites. I use each and every accessory you see in the video on a regular basis and I honestly don’t know what I’d do without them!…

Also posted in Using Your Gear Tagged , |
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Reader Poll – I Need Your Advice

The survey is now closed – thank you!

So, I need your advice.

I’m looking for my next project or two and I have a ton of ideas. However, it would really help if I had a better idea of what kind of gear you shoot and what topics you were the most interested in.

Most of the topics below are self-explaintory, however, I want to explain the Field Techniques book …

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Lens Sharpness Testing

NOTE: I’ve had a few comments / e-mails asking if this is how I AF fine tune my lenses. I wanted to mention before you start the article that this testing technique is NOT for that purpose. This is simply for sharpness testing between optics, not for AF fine tuning. For AF fine tuning, I use LensAlign. On to the article 🙂

Lately, I’ve been producing quite a few videos featuring sample shots from various …

Also posted in Techniques, Tests
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Thank You Ohio House Of Representatives!

WOW! I got a real surprise in my mail last month!

I see a large envelope from my state representative, Barbara Sears. Not sure what’s inside (or what I do LOL) so I open it up to find this special recognition from the Ohio House Of Representatives! Yes, I was VERY surprised! So a big public HEARTFELT THANK YOU to Barbara Sears and the Ohio House Of Representatives! This is …