The Return of Fine Art Friday

March 7, 2014 Fine Art Photography

It is time: the return of Fine Art Friday. Photo taken with Samsung Galaxy phone, March 7, 2014. Brent

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Photography Workshop Session 3

March 6, 2014 Photojournalism

Below is the abstract of today’s Veteran’s Photography Workshop lesson plan. The assignment is at the bottom. Two types of light meters: Reflective: Measure how much light bounces off a subject. Most cameras have this type of meter and it calculates the scene and the amount of light to produce a medium grey or average […]

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Photography Workshop Session 2

February 20, 2014 Photojournalism

Below is the abstract of today’s lesson plan. The assignment is at the bottom. The Photographer and the Law: A quick review. Copyright: Generally, the photographer owns the images, unless it is a work for hire situation. All is negotiable. Know your rights and who owns what before shooting and turning over images. Privacy: Invasion […]

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How many angry Veterans are there?

February 17, 2014 Sojourn Chronicles

The volunteer stood at the corner of intersecting hallways to give directions and assistance, but one young Veteran was not satisfied with that. Anger spewed from his mouth, as if the whole world was out to get him, he needed to take the elevator to another floor. Eight or nine men, most likely all Veterans […]

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Sophia’s

February 14, 2014 Destination

Sophia’s restaurant is one of those diners tucked into a long narrow building in the downtown Cincinnati area, and operating for about 20 years. The building is more than a 100 years old. About 15’ wide and 60’ long, it seats about 40 people serving breakfast and lunch. The grill is at the front for […]

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A Photography Workshop for Veterans

February 8, 2014 Photojournalism

Next Tuesday, I am going to lead a photography workshop created for a group of Cincinnati Veterans. I’m excited about the opportunity to do a little teaching. Hoping for some feedback, and maybe your participation, I am going to post the workshop syllabus here, probably in shortened form. You can follow along, and participate on […]

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The latest fly rod build

January 23, 2014 Notes to Readers

This is my latest fly rod build, a 7′ 6″ 4wt with titanium guides and Alps reel seat and grip. A five- piece rod, it is an excellent travel rod. Now, to go fishing. See you on the highway … or on the stream. Brent

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