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Light and Dreams

Light is such a huge contributor to a successful shoot… well, light and attitude. You can have great light but if the attitude isn’t there, either on the part of the subject or photographer, then any success will be measured. I once photographed a group and could feel palatable tension.  The photographer’s mission is to […]

A Baseball Diamond, Train Tracks and a Somewhat Rare Photograph

Leica Summarit 50 1.5

The shadows are growing longer and sentimental thoughts seem to increase by the day.  The Leica Summarit 50 1.5 fits the mood perfectly. Hi, my name is Scott.  I’m a photographer, writer and fan of mixing old and new technology when it comes to photography.  I want to introduce you to one of my more […]

The Fall of Minolta

Here in Chicago, the run of the colors began about 10 days ago… just a few trees began to turn orange or red and then other trees started to fall in line.  I’ve been shooting – doing commercial and portrait work (and launching a new Facebook page and this new blog) – but am intent […]

The Day of the Eclipse

So, this is a one-off post but the images have some character and there’s a small surprise at the end.  Small, I said. On the day of the recent eclipse, I went to Dodd Camera to return a rented Zeiss superwide lens. Then, given the Chicago neighborhood, I thought I’d park on one of those typical […]