Functional Sculptures i...

Today’s Post by Mildred Alpern “Roll out the barrel, we’ll have a barrel of fun”—Lew Brown, J Vejvoda Resembling big wooden barrels topped off with cylindrical hats, they stand on wide platforms supported on metal legs secured with cross braces. Amidst the graceful towering towers of the...

Answering Reader Questi...

Today’s Video by Barry Staver and Joe Farace Click and Flash, the Snapit Brothers* are back in Studio B and they’re answering reader questions, most of which in this episode are related to exposure. That’s because obtaining proper exposure is the second most popular...

Lensbaby Trio 28 Lens f...

Today’s Post by Mark Toal Lensbaby recently introduced the Trio 28, a new 3-in-1 lens for Sony, Fuji and Micro Four-thirds cameras. The Trio has a unique three-lens turret that allows you to choose from three lenses without taking the lens on and off the camera. I have been shooting with...

Shooting Fuji’s Finepix...

Today’s Post by John Larsen Now that I’ve had Fujifilm S1 for some time I am satisfied with it and it’s met my needs—especially price. But as one would expect for a sub-$500 camera, it has limitations. Starting with the filters, there are a number I use more than others. Of course, there...

Shooting the Fujifilm F...

Today’s Post by John Larsen After lugging my DSLR around on a few vacations I began looking for a camera that would meet my needs at a reasonable price. I wanted a camera that was not too big to bring to the beach or have by the pool. I narrowed down my options but once a local camera...

We’d Like You to ...

Today’s Post by Joe Farace Mark and I would like to thank Mildred Alpern, Barry Staver, Matt Staver and Jamie Zartman for their contributions. We could not operate this blog without their help. Because a blog is like a living organism and constantly need to be fed we need to add to this...