Author Archives: vstrick
A recent comment by a friend reminded me of how easy it is to be photographically blind to what we’re really seeing in front of us. In particular, years ago I was photographing the Austin Belly Dance Convention in … Continue reading
Marti is operations director for the Sherwood Forest Summer Camp. She wanted an updated bio photo for their website. Thankfully there was a work weekend coming up. That meant the site would be open and we could shoot on-location. Excellent! … Continue reading
For those of you attending 3rd Coast Tribal – 2014, there are a couple of things different this year. Biggie! 2014 marks the 10th year of 3rd Coast Tribal! So make sure to give everyone who helps make it go … Continue reading
I don’t use a light meter all the time. In particular when walking around renaissance festivals or moving around a lot outdoors when light direction and clouds are changing, I stick to Aperture Priority (Av on the Canon dial). However … Continue reading
The May/June 2013 issue of Zaghareet! magazine has a review of 3rd Coast Tribal by Clarissa Rosario on pgs. 52-54 that features some of my photographs from that event. Congratulations to Zymirrah and everyone who assisted her in creating another … Continue reading
I was over at Sherwood Forest Faire today – volunteer workday. Helping clean up the grounds prior to the upcoming Summer Camp that they are holding July 8-13. Grounds are in pretty good shape. Still losing trees, but thankfully at … Continue reading
I was invited by Stacey-Lizette of Sabaya Bellydance Collective to photograph the local groups performing in the recent Bellydance Superstars Club Bellydance tour which came through Austin, Texas.