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The Simple Joys of the International Airport Lounge

It is often the case that air travel can be somewhat less than enjoyable.  Personally, I love airports.  There is a feeling of excitement that comes from the beginning of the adventure and the anonymity of flying that I crave. … Continue reading

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50 Captivating Slow Shutter Speed Photos

50 Captivating Slow Shutter Speed Photos I’m busy getting myself packed for an early flight to Tokyo tomorrow, but thought I’d take a moment and share some incredible photos.  These are shot by various photographers and really give you an … Continue reading

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Top 10 Tricks for Getting Great Long Exposures

Long exposures (keeping the shutter open for long periods of time) can produce incredible effects and add something new to your photography.  It is also a great way to get nice clean, crisp shots at night when it might otherwise … Continue reading

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My Cross-Continent Road-Trip From A to P

From the moment I returned from Asia and Europe last Spring I couldn’t wait to get back on the road.  Even though I’d just spent several months traveling, a solid month at the cottage and had a great time catching … Continue reading

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How to Travel the World on the Cheap

While I definitely won’t be trying ALL of these ideas and I don’t agree with some of his tactics, he makes some good points and will get you thinking about other ways YOU can save money while traveling.  When I … Continue reading

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Top 10 Bits of Travel Photography Gear, Besides Your Camera

This list is mainly for those of us with an SLR; most of this equipment is only necessary if you have one.  If you use a point and shoot camera, you may still want to consider extra memory cards and … Continue reading

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Aperture vs. Lightroom

Just a few reasons I prefer Aperture 3 to Lightroom 4… While I have taken pictures for years, I am very new to photography.  I only picked up my first semi-serious camera a year ago.  That being said, I fell … Continue reading

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