Posts Tagged ‘photography’

Some time after I left Hong Kong last summer and arrived back in New York, I noticed something fishy about my photos. There was something wrong. I didn’t figure it out until I was recalibrating the white balance on my Nikon D40 DSLR (to recalibrate white balance, just take a picture of a white piece […]


[Note: This is a re-post from Ploked from 3/22/10] These days, everyone wants to be a photographer, because everyone CAN be a photographer. Digital cameras are insanely cheap and the optics that power them are getting better every year. Incredibly popular are digital single lense reflex cameras (DSLRs). Canon and Nikon, two well known camera […]


Rich people and all their gold, diamonds and rubies. Their own wealth often inspire the ugliest customizations of gadgets I’ve ever seen. When I was in the fourth grade I had to write a story about what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote something along the lines of wanting to be […]


Pink Tentacle is running an article showing 3-D stereoviews from the late 19th – early 20th century in Japan during the Meiji period. A stereoview consists of a pair of nearly identical images that appear three-dimensional when viewed through a stereoscope, because each eye sees a slightly different image. This illusion of depth can also […]


Sundays for me usually are very busy. I spend most of it in a dark room developing my black and white film and then try to get some decent prints done. What once was a free day is now dedicated to photography overload – in a good way. I like to start and end my […]