Photographing "Wildlife" at the Zoo

October 30, 2012 - I visit the Brookfield Zoo quite often to practice my photography and to capture portraits of the animals. The zoo offer...
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Screen Those Eyes!

October 26, 2012 - Sometimes, it's those subtle post processing adjustments that can improve a photograph. Earlier in the week, I captured...
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Fotodiox Filter for the 14-24

October 23, 2012 - Over the past year, I found myself shooting more frequently with my Nikon 14-24. It's become one of my favorite lenses....
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October 21, 2012 - Today, my photography website hit a milestone by greeting its 50,000th visitor! This count is based upon unique visitors...
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Sharing Photos: Annual Photography Book

October 20, 2012 - Each year for the past five years, I've challenged myself to create an 160 page photography book featuring my favorite i...
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Open House

October 19, 2012 - Last weekend, the Chicago Architecture Foundation held its second annual Open House event. This event offers access to o...
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Swapping Views

October 16, 2012 - Earlier this year, I visited Fort Jefferson at the Dry Tortugas National Park. Dry Tortugas is one of the most remote na...
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Shoot First...and Answer Questions Later!

October 12, 2012 - I'm experiencing a frustrating trend in my photography. It seems that people are attempting to make more subjects unavai...
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Just What the Doctor Ordered!

October 09, 2012 - I recently posted some information about my Prius camping experiences over the past year. While most aspects of Prius ca...
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Sharing Photos: Holiday Cards

October 08, 2012 - I create holiday cards each year using a photograph captured from that year. For the past several years, I've used the C...
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Flash Through Glass

October 06, 2012 - The blue poison frog is housed behind very thick glass in an exhibit at the Brookfield Zoo. A few days ago, I shared som...
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Shooting Through Glass

October 04, 2012 - While visiting the Brookfield Zoo, I captured some photographs of the blue poison frogs. One challenge with taking pictu...
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Brookfield Zoo Photo Contest

October 01, 2012 - One of my favorite places for photography is the Brookfield Zoo. Not only is the zoo filled with interesting subjects, b...
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