Judi Penman and her staff at San Bernardino Area Chamber of Commerce put on another great Rendezvous Back to Route 66 event, with static displays of classic cars, food, music and cruising. After a few years of paid admission to see far fewer cars in a nearby parking lot, it’s great to see the event […]
Think Tank Photo has just announced a new line of shoulder bags for DSLR and mirrorless systems. The new Spectral shoulder bags feature a Fidlock clasp that enables one-handed access to gear and then locks automatically when closing the flap. An additional zippered closure gives peace of mind while traveling and can be tucked away […]
Nikon celebrates its 100th anniversary today with the announcement of their latest DSLR, the new D850, a high-speed, high-resolution replacement for the D810. You can read the press release here.
Each year on Memorial Day I try to visit a national cemetery, whether I am at home on the road. This year I trekked out to Los Angeles National Cemetery for their annual event.
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 […]
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 […]