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TJ’s Daily Blog #65- Headshot Photobooth at the Clintonville Chamber Awards Dinner

The Daily Blog #65 Headshot Photobooth The Clintonville Chamber of Commerce had an awards dinner Friday night celebrating the Business of the Year, Business Person of the Year, and Volunteer of the year. Since the Chamber is all about supporting small businesses, we decided to set up a business-savvy ‘Headshot’ photobooth. I decided to use the projector screen that was already set […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #64- Clintonville in Green and Grey

The Daily Blog #64  Clintonville in Green and Grey As the winter grey continues, I took advantage of a couple of minutes of free time to walk around my neighborhood and shoot. Clintonville quickly started to quickly become a very simple palette of grey and green. It has been a very grey winter, but the […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #63- Angles and Shadows

The Daily Blog #63 Angles and Shadows   Sometimes every shadow is leaning in to block the light from your eyes. Keep moving. Get past the shadows. Gear used: Nikon D610 FX Body Tamron 15-30 f/2.8 Di VC USD lens Lexar 32GB Professional 633x UHS-I SDHC Memory Card Cityscapes: Travel and Architecture Photo Contest Sponsored by Tamron […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #62- Air/Plane

The Daily Blog #62 Air/Plane   One of the most important skills in photography is editing. Editing is what happens before you post-process. Post-processing is when you use techniques and software to finish an image, while editing is filtering through the photos that you have taken to choose which ones you want to process. It is also […]

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Tj’s Daily Blog #57- Ducking and Running

The Daily Blog #57 Ducking and Running Whenever I am shooting in the city, I find that some people are very serious about avoiding being in my shot. Whether they don’t want to be in my photograph out of self-consciousness, or they just don’t want to ‘mess up’ my shot, some people try pretty hard to duck […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #55- Michelle Dean

TJ’s Daily Blog #55 Michelle Dean Meet Michelle. Michelle is the Marketing Manager at Midwest Photo, which means she makes sure as many people as possible know about our little store. Michelle know how to stay organized even in total chaos, and never drops the ball. She will work day and night if something needs to […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #53- Kwame Freddy

TJ’s Daily Blog #53 Kwame Freddy Meet Fred. Fred is the newest member of the MPEX Rental Department, which at this point, is probably the most helpful and friendly rental department in all the land. Fred is cool as a cucumber. He is a portrait photographer, and a musician, and is always looking to do something creative, or at least […]

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TJ’s Daily Blog #54- The Order in the Chaos

The Daily Blog #54 The Order in the Chaos Texture and pattern with the Tamron 60mm f/2 DiII Macro lens Macro lenses offer a unique view into the small, sometimes unnoticed parts of life. The close focus distance and 1:1 reproduction ratio make it capable of capturing much smaller subjects than regular lenses. The flat field of […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #51- Presidential Debate

The Daily Photo #51- February 20th, 2016 By Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Presidential Debate And sometimes an image isn’t about composition. ISO 200 ­ 1/200 @ f/22 at 100mm Gear used: Canon 5D SR body Canon 100mm f/2.8L EF Macro IS USM Nikon SU 800 Commander Nikon SBR 200 2X Sto­Fen SBR 200 Diffusers Today’s image really has nothing […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #50- I’ll Be Waiting

The Daily Photo #50- February 12th, 2016 By Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com I’ll Be Waiting For those of you, yearning for the warmer days of summer, just consider…he’s waiting for the warmer days of summer as well. ISO 400 ­ 1/40 @ f/4 at 100mm Gear used: Canon 5D SR body Canon 100mm f/2.8L EF Macro IS […]

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