photographers – when was the moment the magic happened for you?

photographers - when was the magical moment when you first got hooked?

I'm sure we all have similar stories - how we got hooked on photography, and it became less of a mild interest, and more of an over-riding fascination. A fascination bordering on compulsion, where you felt you just had to take photographs of everything around you. What was the moment where you  Read more inside...

Keegan – photo session w/ PocketWizard MiniTT1 & FlexTT5 & AC3

photo session w/ PocketWizard MiniTT1 & FlexTT5 & AC3 ZoneController

My friend Carol Beuchat, who works as a professional dog photographer, is back in New York for this year's Westminster Dog Show. Some of you may remember the portrait we did last year of Chanel, a champion whippet. Carol asked me to help her again with portraits of Keegan, an Irish Water  Read more inside...

photo-session with Sundae – white on white

pet photography

I had the pleasure challenge recently of photographing this super-cute Jack Russell terrier of clients of mine.  Sundae just loves snow!  So after one of the heavy snowstorms, we went to a park where I could photograph her acrobatically snatching at bits of snow hurled at her.  She was very fast!  Even with the Nikon D3 set to maximum burst rate of 9  Read more inside...

off-camera flash portrait of a show dog, Chanel

off-camera wireless TTL flash setup for a portrait of a show dog

A friend of mine, Carol Beuchat, is a photographer who specializes in dog portraits and dog shows.  She was at the recent Westminster Dog Show, and needed to photograph this beautiful whippet, Chanel, for a magazine cover.  Since it was in Manhattan and it was ice cold freezing outside, we had to  Read more inside...