Category Archives: Photo-losophy

Nikon Repair Experience – November 2016

So I managed to screw up the lens mount on my D5.  This post will track its progress through the system.  I have had one good, rapid repair experience with Nikon, one kind of okay experience that took a while, … Continue reading

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Nikon Repair Experience – September 2015

In this entry, I will be keeping a chronicle of my current repair experience with Nikon.  The last two times I have had to deal directly with Nikon, the service was extremely slow (months to complete repairs) but this time it … Continue reading

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random thoughts

Random thoughts on an old blog post that I started but never finished.   To Friend #1:  You own your body and your image.  If you’re not comfortable with what was posted, ask the photographer to take it down.  It’s okay … Continue reading

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That’s a lot of wheels.

So someone asked me what leagues I had taken pictures of. There are a lot of people who have been to more but sadly there are many more people who have seen a lot less. Going to see other teams … Continue reading

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X-Rite ColorChecker Passport – first glance

Today I picked up an X-Rite ColorChecker Passport.  This is a little gadget and an accompanying software package that is designed to help you get accurate colors for your photos.  I think it will be more useful in studio situations … Continue reading

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Pocket Wizard Zone/Group Interoperability

Nerd time.  I bought a PocketWizard Plus III set to remotely trigger a camera.  Then I got curious as to how they interoperated, but there was no good reference on the PocketWizard wiki.  So I sat down and tested with … Continue reading

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Nikon D4 Repair Experience – June 2012

So, I figured I would start a blog entry of the (so far) short life of my D4 and its repair experience.  I am not a member of their “professional” service, just a guy who spent a lot of money … Continue reading

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…and sometimes you get the horns (first bout with the Nikon D4)

So, I bought the Nikon D4 last week.  Compared to what I had been shooting, this is like a Lamborghini… in the sense that I know it’s better than what I had, it can do more than what I had, … Continue reading

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ARRG 2012 Local League Championships at Chaifetz Arena

Today’s post is about the Arch Rival Roller Girls 2012 Championships (Flickr link right there).  They were held on April 28th at Chaifetz Arena in Saint Louis, MO.  It was a notable night for many reasons and I am glad … Continue reading

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Thanks, ARRG!

ARRG did a nice article about me. If you didn’t get here by following that link, you can go read it here.

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