Category Archives: shop talk

A camera review – Fujifilm X100

  I used to shoot with Leica M cameras until the system became prohibitively expensive for mere mortals. This camera brings me back. It’s the closest thing to a digital M camera with 35mm lens, at a much lower price. While it certainly does not replace my DSLR, it complements it nicely especially as a […]

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24 FPS on the Canon EOS 5D MKII is here!

New firmware which enables 24 fps HD video on the Canon 5D Mark II is now available for download. Get it from Canon here This update also enables manual audio level control when for shooting video (you need set this before recording, there is not a live adjustment mode to adjust the audio levels during recording). […]

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Business Card Observer website

The Business Card Observer website is a nice source of inspiration for business card design. [via Mike's blog @ Mike Industries]. I’m having fun paging through all the card images (be sure to click on the ‘Older Cards’ as well) and thinking about some of the design elements that work well, and ones that don’t.

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Court Des Anges at Disneyland

I was at Disneyland last week and snapped this quick shot of The Court Des Anges there.  This is a good place for engagement or wedding photos, or to just get some peace and quiet while at the park. Located near the exit to Pirates of The Caribbean, I understand the relaxing courtyard and staircase […]

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