A true master of his craft. There is some seriously good stuff in Tim’s presentation. Some serious good stuff here folks. If anyone has any doubts as to what it takes to create beautiful classic portraits and do so successful, Tim sets the record straight.
“There’s always money for smokes” I told my daughter Danielle the other day. She was like, uh? I explained that way back, when I was 30, and a smoker, as was my girlfriend at the time, and her dad. He’d say this if cash ran out, and we needed smokes: “There’s always money for smokes.” […]
Light is light. I’ll take it any way I can get it. What matters is the end results. Case in point, a recent wedding. I noticed the windows facing west in the reception hall. Looks like a huge softbox. See two images below: My plan, which I executed right after supper, was to grab the […]
Whenever I start to feel sorry for myself, I ask: “Do I belong the the club of winners and do-ers?” Or the whiners, wannabees and weak kneed complainers who only create excuses and a sense of entitlement? Seriously, I struggle with this all the time. Human nature I guess. So is procrastination. On that note, […]
Here we are, at The DragonFly restaurant in Tamarindo, Costa Rica…. Not much time to shoot since it’s late afternoon, the staff is running around getting ready to open for the supper crowd. One reflector, one wife, a Sony A7R and Batis 85MM 1.8 lens shot at 1.8: The scene more or less from where […]
Everything makes sense when we put it onto perspective. Every step of the way counts, as long as you’re in the parade. The guy bringing water to the players will never play in the game. But he’s “in it”. The third string player may get on the field and play, some day, or not, as […]
Yesterday I attended a webinar with Sandy Puc. It was on publicity and gaining market dominance. Something like that. And Sandy did not let us down. One thing I always loved about her is her value for the marketing game. She’s one of the few, and one of the only few in my oh so […]
In the book on Steve Jobs he says: `We can sell this`. He was talking about his computer idea. Steve Jobs was known as a noticer. He recognized opportunity. This, my friend, is a key factor that we can and should be aware of as we grow, expand and innovate our own photography skills either […]