MPEX Experience, TJ Hansen's Blog

TJ’s Daily Blog #74- Business Class/Working Class

TJ’s Daily Blog #74 Business Class/Working Class “Photography is pretty simple stuff. You just react to what you see, and take many, many pictures.” -Elliot Erwitt When I go out to practice my photography I am not really looking for something in particular. I try to have a clear head when shooting, with no preconceived idea […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #61- Window

The Daily blog #61 Window When I got this roll of Portra 400 developed, I noticed that half of the roll contained weird, double exposures. I wish I could take credit for the way that her face lines up with the superimposed window-view, but it was not planned. To my surprise, I never rewound my film all […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #60- To Be Seen

The Daily blog #60 To Be Seen I had just shot the last frame of film in my 35mm film camera when I saw that fur coat. At that same moment, he saw me holding a camera and immediately asked me to take his picture. I turned on my digital camera and shot five quick frames. The wind blew my camera strap into the shot in three […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #58- Tiahna and Luke

TJ’s Daily Blog #58 Tiahna and Luke This image is from an engagement session with two friends of mine, Tiahna and Luke. Tiahna is a Wedding and Event Coordinator herself, so I am excited to be given the honor of shooting their wedding. We are all friends, so we had a lot fun, even though it was about 20 degrees […]

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Gear Review, Hands-On Impressions, MPEX Experience

The ART of Sharpness: Sigma Redefines the 50mm Prime lens

The Sigma 50mm f1.4 Art lens is a high-resolution lens that brings all the crisp detail, sharpness, ‘bokeh’, and feel of a luxury lens, for less than luxury price. This lens is single-handedly bringing the glamour back to the 50mm focal length and the prime lens in general. Zoom lenses may be the workhorse of a lot […]

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MPEX Experience

Where the Grass Is Greener

Hey, everyone! Michael here. I wanted to introduce you to the newest member of our team, Megan. She’s an Ohio State student interning with us, and she’ll be taking over some of the blog duties. Recently, over spring break, Megan realized a longstanding dream and toured Ireland solo. Here’s what she had to say about documenting her trip: […]

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