Environmental Portrait: A Guy With A Car In A Garage

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in business, culture, news, photography, technology | 2 Comments

Sometimes the little guy wins. Colleague Troy Lyman noticed a high incidence of passenger-seat air bag failures on General Motors’ Saturn Sky and Pontiac Solstice vehicles. He crunched the numbers, submitted the information to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and for his trouble will get a recall ordered on the matter. The story […]

Think Tank Photo: Holiday Special Offers

Posted by on Dec 4, 2016 in business, culture, photography, travel | No Comments

Our friends at Think Tank Photo have announced two holiday special offers on their award-winning camera bags.  The first is their Outlet Center, which is chock full of huge discounts.  And second, through December 31st whenever you buy a Think Tank rolling camera bag you will receive Road Warrior Kit for free.  The Road Warrior […]

Los Angeles, CA: Honoring Veterans at VAGLAHS

Posted by on Nov 12, 2016 in art, business, culture, news, photography | 4 Comments

Without any formal Veterans Day assignments, I ventured out to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System (VAGLAHS) campus in West LA, for a self-assignment to make some pictures during their inaugural “Veterans Parade: LA” event. A combined effort of Los Angeles County Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, United War Veterans Council and The American […]

Rendezvous Back To Route 66: Cars Shine At Annual Event

Posted by on Oct 2, 2016 in art, culture, news, photography | 2 Comments

I ventured out yesterday to the 4th annual Rendezvous Back To The Route 66 car show in downtown San Bernardino. Photo skills diminish is not exercised regularly, and so I needed to get out and “Practice, practice practice,” inspired by mentor David Tejada. Using Canon cameras at work and Nikons at home, I sometimes struggle to shift gears between systems. A far […]

From Adorama: Using Photography To Market Your Small Business

Posted by on Sep 20, 2016 in art, business, news, photography | No Comments

Adorama Learning Center posted this nifty story recently. “If you aren’t using photography in your efforts to sell your products or services, you are missing out on a powerful tool. However, the trick is to use this tool effectively. According to a recent article in the New York Times,the total number of photos taken in 2015 […]

Think Tank Photo Upgrades Shape Shifter® Backpack

Posted by on Aug 21, 2016 in uncategorized | No Comments

Our partners at Think Tank Photo just released three new versions of its award-winning Shape Shifter backpack.  These backpacks essential feature is that you can expand them to hold your gear and then contract them when empty, thus decreasing their profile.  They come sized for 15” and 17” laptops.  The new Naked Shape Shifter is […]