Tag: photoblog

Rainbow Over Manhattan.

Stonewall 50 – Photographing Pride

Celebrating 50 years of Pride, Stonewall 50.

Photography and Mood – II

Photography and Mood. Fun in Hawaii.

Rage. Black-and-white image by Alina Oswald.

Photography and Mood – I

Expressing rage in photography, in nature photography in particular.

Bauhaus Centennial

Bauhaus centennial and a look at 100 years of Bauhaus history and Bauhaus photography movement.

In-Studio Self-Portraits with the Bokeh Master

In-studio self-portraits with Sigma 105mm f/1.4.

How and Why I Became a Nikon Photographer

How and Why I Became a Nikon Photographer Let’s take a walk down memory lane…. In 2008 I was just about done editing my early drafts of Journeys Through Darkness: A Biography of award-winning, legally blind Nikon photographer Kurt Weston. While I still had Weston’s story fresh in my mind, I decided to get more ...

Sigma 105mm f/1.4 for Nikon on tripod. Photo by Alina Oswald.

Sigma 105mm f/1.4 – First Impressions

Sigma 105mm f/1.4 for Nikon – First Impressions My very first prime lens was a Nikon 50mm f/1.8 lens, but, as a portrait photographer I’ve always wanted a prime f/1.4 lens. And so this past year, I spent months researching, considering and reconsidering my options. While there’re several prime f/1.4 lenses ideal for portrait photography, ...