Devil's Golf Course Death Valley National Park

Early May of 2014 I took a trip to Death Valley National Park.  My first time to visit this park and I have to say I was blown away by it’s size and scenic diversity.  Typically when one thinks of Death Valley they picture hell on Earth.  A place deadly hot, which it can easily Read More →

Mamiya 645AF with Kodak Portra 400 Film

It’s that time of year when family and friends, or maybe people who don’t even know each other, come together to give thanks, to share food, smiles and laughter. This year the Purdue Photography Club decided to do a pitch-in style feast. Only once in our history has this been done and it seemed like Read More →

Test photograph using the FujiFilm X30 with studio strobes

During a fun time of demonstrating studio lighting, I pulled out my FujiFilm X30, threw the wireless trigger on the hot-shoe and proceeded to see how the X30 would perform in a studio type scenario. Once again it didn’t disappoint. I have to say this is definitely the little camera that could! Shooting in manual Read More →

Nikon SB-800 speedlight set at 1/128 s, camera settings: shutter 1/320 s, aperture f/14, ISO 800

Had a super fun night with the Purdue Photography Club. We had several props to use in playing with high-speed photography. I sat down with a small container of milk, various food coloring dyes, and some dish detergent. Using the milk as my canvas we produced some really interesting paintings, metaphorically, and captured some great Read More →