photography workflow and back-up plans for disaster

photographers - back-up plans for disaster

A photographer's studio in New York state, showing the damage that was caused by unexpected flooding during Hurricane Sandy. For all the damage to photo equipment and computers, no data was ultimately lost!  (Photo used with permission.) My own family was very fortunate in that we weren't hurt or sustained damage to our  Read more inside...

photography workflow – back-up plans (update)

photography workflow – back-up plans (update)

A previous article, photography workflow – back-up plans for your main computer, dealt with two ideas: safe-guarding yourself against catastrophic failure or loss of your computer preparing yourself for when your hard drive crashes. I do think the ideas there are solid - making sure you're not vulnerable to a  Read more inside...

photography workflow – back-up plans for your main computer

photography workflow - back-up plans for the main computer

The photograph above was shot with my iPhone while I was waiting for a corporate photo shoot to commence. The sky over lower Manhattan was grim and rainy. You can see the reflection of the fluorescent lights inside the room. This gave the city scene a Blade-Runner-esque feel. And with that, this image is  Read more inside...

the iPad – not a review

By now everyone is well clued up about the iPad: - its capabilities - that it is a 'game-changer' - the iPad's popularity - selling one every 3 seconds in the first three months! - the iPad's wonderful display - just look at it.  Images just pop off the screen. - that it is like an oversized iPhone, but without the phone or a camera. - the Pad's limitations - that it  Read more inside...

Mac-centricity

about this Mac thing ..

Until recently, I've been a PC user.  I didn't have much interest in using a Mac, although I dearly loooove my iPhone and iPod.  I also have a high appreciation for Apple's minimalist design and aesthetics.  Macs do look very cool. Yet I didn't feel the need or desire for a Mac.  PCs run fast.  It's a stable platform with a wide choice of  Read more inside...