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Category Archives: Darkroom

A lot of people have been asking me about lenses and what they need to buy that would be essential for their style of photography. The answer? It depends. There are a lot of factors that contribute to people buying certain types of lenses but before you buy them, here are some pointers. Disclaimer: I’m […]

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With all the buzz about “upgrading” firmware, what exactly is Magic Lantern? It basically is an enhancement of your camera’s firmware that allows you to use features not normally available as “stock”. Magic Lantern was initially created for videographers and enthusiasts specially when the 5D Mark IIs were being slowly but surely widely used in […]

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This is such an amazing infographic that details the evolution of Superman’s shield through the past 75 years. In as much as I am a big fan of Superman, I didn’t realize (or rather paid attention) that the very first depiction of his shield resembled a police badge. I just love seeing the evolution of […]

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This is just one of the most frightening things I’ve ever seen! A landslide, from two months ago in Utah, so massive that it would cover New York’s Central Park 65 feet under dirt if it were spread over the park’s grounds. Bingham Canyon Mine is the largest man-made excavation on earth. Photo courtesy of Ravell Call, […]

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Seeing these beautiful northern celestial lights is definitely on my “bucket list“. Wow! I am truly in awe of these beautiful displays! This timelapse video by Ole is no different. Amazing! You can see more or Ole’s work on his Facebook page here. Celestial Lights from Ole C. Salomonsen on Vimeo.

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