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Checklists – Yes – Checklists!

What?  A post about checklists?  Are you bored or something? No – well, maybe – but mostly no. Checklists can really save your proverbial bacon (there’s a proverb about bacon? – hmmm, nevermind). So I’ve got multiple checklists that I … Continue reading

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Photographing Sherwood Forest Summer Camp 2015

Sherwood put out the call to a number of renaissance festival photographers to come and assist in photographing the Sherwood Forest Summer Camp.  I was able to take a few days off work to help out. The summer camp attendance … Continue reading

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Sherwood Forest shoot with Marti

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

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Why I like light meters… REALLY

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

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Sherwood Forest Faire updates

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

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Scarborough Faire 2011

Well, I only got to make it to Scarborough Faire once during this season. I’m grateful that I was able to make it even once this year. My gallery is finally posted at: Scarborough Faire 2011 – closing Sat. I … Continue reading

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Watch your background…

I have a tendency to wander around faire looking for a subject to shoot.  Then when I spot a subject, I’ll bring the camera up and fire! One of the things that I’ve learned (and sometimes even remember 😉 ) … Continue reading

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