My Favorite Venice Photo Locations

My Favorite Photo Locations in Venice

Who doesn’t love Venice? And who doesn’t love to photograph Venice? For someone who visits Venice for the first time, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by all the possibilities and risk missing some of the best locations. Over the years, I’ve ended up compiling a list of my favorite locations to which I return again and again to photograph them …

Speaking at the Out of Chicago Photography Conference

It’s hard to believe, but in less than two months I will be speaking at the Out Of Chicago Summer Photography Conference and I haven’t yet posted about this event on the blog! Out Of Chicago is an amazing opportunity to meet some great photographers, to listen to their talks, and to do photowalks with them. Aside from myself, you will be …

5 Tips for Processing Images on the Road

by Christian Høiberg Most of us who enjoy landscape photography also have a passion for travel. In fact, the lines between landscape photographer and travel photographer can be thin. In this day and era, where there’s a constant pressure to deliver content on a regular basis, it’s not always that we can wait for several weeks until we’re back home …

favorite travel photography apps

My Favorite Travel Photography Apps

What apps do you use most when you are traveling and photographing? Here are my most frequently used ones, either during planning and preparation or during and after a shoot. The Photographer’s Ephemeris The dean of sunrise and sunset (plus moonrise and moonset) planning apps, The Photographer’s Ephemeris (TPE in short, iTunes, Google Play) lets you quickly determine the azimuth …

Nikon Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 AI

Let’s party like it’s 1976!

1976 is the year this lens, a Nikkor 50mm f/1.4, was made. This is the time when lenses were just metal and glass, with no electronics or motors. The lower ring had apertures engraved on it, going from 1.4 (its maximum) to 16 (its smallest). The aperture ring had quite noticeable clicks at those f-values, but no intermediate clicks at …

Philadelphia in Black and White

Philadelphia in Black and White

By Bob McCormac. Philadelphia is the largest city in Pennsylvania and the fifth largest city in the United States.  It is the hub of the Delaware Valley (the area where the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers merge) and the recognized center of the tri-state area of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware. Philadelphia has been called both the “city of neighborhoods” and …