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A ring light is a relatively inexpensive way to illuminate your studio portraits and video! Also, my links and codes to KEH…
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We’re in San Diego! I’m testing some different gear, including the Insta360 GO 2. Test with me!
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This was the second part of our trip – at the beach and at Redwood National Park. We still had the Leica gear and we made good use of it!
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It was an amazing trip with Leica cameras!
Leica SL2 vs SL2-S
Leica SL2 Review
Leica SL2
Leica SL2-S
24-70mm f/2.8 Vario
16-35mm f/3.5-4.5 Vario
90-280mm f/2.8-4 Vario
Summilux-M 35mm f/1.4
M to L Adapter
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This week’s Member Feature video is a sneak peek of my next big project!
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I took an a1 and an a7R IV to Yellowstone and Grand Teton for over a week. These are my thoughts on how the bodies compare! Also, I mentioned many links. They’re below!
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Sony a1
Sony a7R IV
Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 GM
Sony 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS
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Sony a7R IV
Sony 200-600mm
And check out my tips on managing a large telephoto lens handheld here!
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I was co-leading a tour with Juan Pons while I captured these images. I’m working on putting together another workshop with him but, in the meantime, check him out here!

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In this week’s Member Feature, I share a big change at SnapChick HQ… and share a few of my rare wedding photos!
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I’ve wanted one of these lenses for years. I finally made a purchase! Links I mentioned in this video…
Sigma 20mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art
Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art
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In this week’s Member Feature, I take you through editing night sky photos from two cameras!
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In this week’s Member Feature, I share my process for digitizing black and white film negatives and share some of my recent work with Tri X 400!
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Handholding a big telephoto lens can be tough. These are my tips! Also, my links and codes to KEH…
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In this week’s Member Feature, I share my current projects from a trail run in the woods. I even share photos I captured during the run!
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These new lights are simplifying my workspace and my workflow for both photo and video!
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In this week’s Member Feature, I share my initial thoughts on the Sony a1 after using it and my a7R IV in Yellowstone and Grand Teton!
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Gear is fun, but technique and planning will do more to improve your photography. These are some of my best tips on timing, light and location. Should I make this into a video series?
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This is one of the ways I disrupt my process to keep the creativity flowing!
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When we tried to create a Leica Q2

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In this week’s Member Feature, I share my initial testing of some new lenses on an astrophotography-filled camping trip!
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