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Changing the light bulbs on the coke sign in Times Square

A Quick Lighting Build in Times Square

May 12

In Lighting at 12:17pm

Ah, the crossroads of the world, Times Square, New York City. Neon blares, thespians tread on venerably historic stages, with fashions, movies, and the cult of celebrity all shining brightly outside. It’s really the only place I’ve been …


Throwback Thursday

May 7

In history at 9:59am

Just visited my old haunts at ABC TV, where the gracious editors let me peruse some of my old pics, and offered me a few scans to have for my archive. I was a staff photographer there during …

A Tripod in the Desert!

May 4

In Gear, In The Field, Jobs at 4:41am

I’m a perennial idea recycler. I’ve had picture notions rattling around in my head for years that have never met the click of a shutter. They’re the things in the attic of my head that go bump in …

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Apr 30

In Questions at 5:38am

I do get lots of questions, via the blog, via email, FB etc. I’m at best a scattershot responder, trying my best to fire back an answer in some sort of timely fashion. That term “timely” is stretchable, in my …


A Lighting Build for a Boxer

Apr 27

In Lighting at 7:13am

We kind of all know where to put the light by now, at least mostly. Well, some of the time, anyway. Basic lighting info is all over the internet, some of it good, some of it bad or …