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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2014 Xiaohong and I want to wish all our many friends all over the world a very happy St. Patrick’s Day today. We hope the day brings you good fortunes and much happiness. May you find your pot o’ gold at the end…


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Astrophotos Tonight

Tonight was a pretty clear night and there was no big bright moon to contend with, so I decided to see if some of my old friends in the sky were out. They were. I spent an hour snapping photos on my Meade LX200 GPS…


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Our Wedding

Someone recently asked me, why I didn’t have my wedding pictures posted on my blog.  That was a good question and one that I wanted to answer as soon as possible.  Our journey together began on November 4, 2006 when we joined together in a…


My Best Fashion Photos So Far Leave a comment Read more »

My Best Fashion Photos So Far

The fruits of my labors of learning how to do fashion photography are this set of some of my best photos of my lovely wife from my new portrait studio that I setup last Christmas. I produced a photobook of these and some more called…


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Photoshop + Studio = Creative Fun

My wife and I had an idea for an amusing photo of the two of us in preparation for our return to China for her parent’s 50th wedding anniversary next year. We have two traditional Chinese figurines that were given to us as wedding presents…


Experiments With Glass Leave a comment Read more »

Experiments With Glass

I got my studio setup for Christmas and I wanted to try some still life.  My wife has many glass vases, from all the flowers I buy her!  I borrowed some of these for some experimental shots:      


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Next Generation Canon

For Christmas I got a new Canon 7D camera to replace my old trusty 30D.  The 7D features a higher resolution sensor and a built-in automatic sensor cleaner.  Both of these features as well as some better environment seals made me get the 7D.  After travelling all…


My New Portrait Studio Leave a comment Read more »

My New Portrait Studio

Santa Claus was very good to me this last Christmas, or I should say my wife was.  She let me buy a monolight set and backdrop.  For years I’ve always wanted to learn how to take great portrait and fashion photos.  Before I was married,…