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I’m on Instagram!

I’m on Instagram! Fully succumbing to all things social, I have broken down and joined Instagram.

Canon EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 IS STM &...

EF-S 55-250 mm f/4-5.6 IS STM A quick look at - and sample photos from - Canon's budget-friendly telephoto lens.

Getting “Canon Blue” in L...

Getting “Canon Blue” in Lightroom and a Camera Profile Comparison Did you know Adobe's Lightroom (LR) processes blues differently than Canon's algorithms? I like everything about LR, but always liked how Canon processes blues in-camera; skys specifically. But how do you fix that? Here's how!

Downtown Raleigh in October, 2014

Blue Sky We went downtown to the International Bluegrass Music Association festival and it was an absolutely beautiful fall day! Here are a couple photos from the excursion.

A rose by any other name…

Rose One An exploration of rose textures with off-camera flash and a macro extension tube.

Neewer BG-1T Battery Grip for Canon 7...

Gripped 70D My review of the Neewer BG-1T battery grip for the Canon 70D. It looks remarkably close to the official Canon BG-E14. Come and see how it fares!

I’m on Flickr!

flickr_logo After a while of wrestling with whether to keep putting photos here (where few, if any, actually come to see them), I've joined the crowd at Flickr. Check out my photostream here!

18th Annual Native American Heritage ...

jv-nat-amer-fest-11-23-13_09 Photos of the 18th Annual Native American Heritage Celebration in downtown Raleigh have been uploaded. As you'll see, the day itself was quite cloudy, but the colors on the traditional clothing was so amazing, it managed to power through the dreariness.

NC Museum of Life & Science Phot...

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I’ve added several photos from a trip to the NC Museum of Life & Science in Durham, which is a stellar place to photograph. Check them out over at the gallery here.…

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Hello? {tap, tap} Is this thing on?

Why yes, it is! Welcome to my first personal site since…well, since I was a pitiful theatre major in college. I’ve decided to get back into the creative side of things, but with photography this time.…

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