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February 2012

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February 27, 2012

Nikon’s 85 1.8G is finally out. Is it worth it???

  This Nikon 85mm f/1.8 G is an optically superb lens in a consumer-grade mount, compared to the previous (and still current) optically superb professional-grade Nikon 85mm f/1.8 AF-D. Nikon introduced this new 85mm to reduce its manufacturing costs to improve profits for its investors. It’s the first 85mm Nikon lens even made with a plastic - Read More-

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February 22, 2012

Pocket Wizard III for pre-order

At only $139, it’s a pretty good steal but kinda bummed it lacks TTL. Product Highlights Combination Transmitter and Receiver 32 Channels and Quad-Zone Triggering Auto-Sensing and Auto-Relay Long Range Capability High Speed Performance Side-View Design and LCD Monitor Full Compatibility with Previous Models The PocketWizard Plus III Transceiver is a highly versatile and robust radio trigger - Read More-

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February 14, 2012

Best Grammy’s Commercial

I saw this commercial during the 2012 Grammy’s and thought it was simply done all in CGI. Come to find out this video was pretty much all stop motion.  

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February 14, 2012

Happy Valentines Day

Happy Valentines day to all. I have the best wife in the world and have the breakfast of champions to prove it.

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February 8, 2012

Maternity Photo Shoot

We were finally able to squeeze in a maternity shoot before Baby E pops out.

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February 7, 2012

Nikon D800 added to the wish list

Specs: Price: $3999 – 36MP full frame (FX) sensor (we’ve known this for a while, but it’s still quite incredible…goodbye D3x!) – 100% viewfinder coverage – 51-point AF w/ Face Recognition, AF up to f/8 (as with D4) – ISO: LO 50, 100-6400, High-2 25,600 – 3.2-inch screen, 910,000 pixels – USB 3.0 – 4fps - Read More-

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February 6, 2012

4S Ranch Pano Shot

Photoshop stitch and levels & multiple shot for HDR editing.