Sad to Sell this Lens


I’m about to post this Canon 100mm f2.8 lens on CraigsList so someone else can enjoy it. I don’t use it enough, but it’s fun when I pick it up and explore. Or show that unique detail at a wedding. I found a few examples. I’ll shoot these images on […]

Liner Notes


I’m tellin’ ya, Doc, I’m seein’ lines all over the place. Doc, Doc, what’s wrong with me?

Seattle at f1.4


I shoot my personal work with Fujifilm camera bodies. Recently I’ve been grabbing the XPro-1 body with Fuji’s stellar 35mm f1.4 “normal” lens. This lens on the Fuji APS-C (“crop”) sensor has the field of view of a 53mm lens used on full-frame format. The wide open aperture of f1.4 creates a […]

Just one shot today


I went down to Waimea town for an errand and to shoot a bit… could not “get going”. Town seemed deserted. Just took one shot. Two frames, with and without the walking couple. This one was better. X-Pro-1, 35mm f1.4, 1/4000 at f1.4 (wide open to help separate the cart […]

Tesoro Tonight


Stopped at the Tesoro Queen K on my way home from the Kona Camera Club May meeting, Thursday the 26th.

Color depends on its lineage


What does that mean?! JPEG above, raw below. Fuji X Pro-1, 35mm f1.4 lens, ISO 200 (base sensitivity of the sensor) f5.6 Well, these two images are from the same “capture” or press of the shutter button and neither file was touched after they were 1. a 1/950 of a […]