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The Daily Photo #40- Republic

The Daily Photo #40- February 9th, 2016 Republic   re·pub·lic /rəˈpəblik/ noun a state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch. archaic a group with a certain equality between its members. Gear used: Nikon D750 FX Body […]

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TJ’s Daily Photo #36- Clintonville

The Daily Photo #36- February 5th, 2016 Clintonville Clintonville is my home. There is always compositions all around. Shoot what is around you and carry your camera. Shoot what’s close. Be open. Gear used: Nikon D750 FX Body Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.4G Lexar 32GB Professional 633x UHS-I SDHC Memory Card See you tomorrow.

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TJ’s Daily Photo #32- Blue Skies in Black and White

The Daily Photo #32- February 1st, 2016 Blue Skies in Black and White Got some blue skies out today and I am still in the mood for black and whites! Golden hour light is also beautiful in monochrome. I rushed downtown to catch the last hour of sun on the architecture downtown. The blue skies and vivid […]

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TJ’s Daily Photo #31- Overcast Ohio

The Daily Photo #31- January 31st, 2016 Overcast Ohio When it is grey and overcast (every single day) my shots get moodier. It can get pretty bleak in an Ohio winter, so I look for contrast, lines, and silhouettes on days like this. The more time that passes in my personal photography, the more I find that the light on any […]

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TJ’s Daily Photo #30- Looking for Light

The Daily Photo #30- January 30th, 2016 Looking for Light The descending afternoon sun looks great when it bounces off of a reflective surface, and the ‘golden hour’ sun can come from the opposite direction than you expect. I am always on the lookout for reflections and unexpected shadows Today, right outside The Learning Studio was […]

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TJ’s Daily Photo #12- Komura 135mm f/2.8 Screw-Mount

The Daily Photo #12- January 12th 2016 Komura 135 f/2.8 Screw Mount Lens All the shots in the gallery were taken at 1/200 sec, and ISO 200. Aperture settings ranged from f/4 to f/11 depending on  the shot and the flash power. I really wanted to shoot with the Nikon D750, and I wanted to stay […]

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Hometown Heroes, MPEX Experience

Maria Levitov

Here at Midwest, we’re always looking to highlight the great photographers in the area and what sets them apart! I had the honor of doing an interview with Maria Levitov, local photographer who shoots everything from wedding photography to portraiture and is always ready for a new challenge.  One of her projects, the Stranger Project, […]

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Gear Review, Hands-On Impressions, MPEX Experience

In the Scrum with the Nikon D750

A few weeks ago, in Wisconsin, I shot my first live sporting event with the OSU Rugby Club. Since I do not shoot a lot of sports, I was nervous about how the shots would turn out.  I really wanted to take out the Nikon D750 after going to the release event at our Learning […]

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