Create: VanLife Episode 003

My brother-in-law cut my hair. He has no formal training. I have to temper my expectations. With very limited creative time I can sometimes trick myself into thinking I can do more than I actually can. This recent road trip … Read More

Create: Mic Warmington

Mic has been busy. You might remember another publication from him just a few short weeks ago. The pandemic means different things to different people. For me, more conference calls and spreadsheets than ever before, but far less creative work. … Read More

Create: Spanish Steps, Andrew Townsend

I run. Kinda. A lot of people run. And then you have people like Andrew Townsend who runs thousands of miles a year. I cycle thousands of miles a year but frankly can’t imagine running the same distance. Spanish Steps … Read More

Create: For What It’s Worth Episode 044

Back again, this time with a “C++” rated grand showcase of my wit and unrelenting talent. We hit the standard hero the week, add a new category of “Scum of the Week,” and then transcend decency with twelve new points … Read More

Create: I’ve Been Known

My wife and I are watching the AMC series “Halt and Catch Fire.” We love it. The beginnings of the tech world unfolding in front of us. Remember the “Commodore 64?” I do. Well, it gets full billing in this … Read More

Create: Drive-by….

Living in Los Angeles was fun while it lasted. Crowded, pretentious, phony, pricey, and absolutely polluted. I lived in the city proper for five years before pulling the plug. One day it was doable and the next I felt every … Read More

Create: For What It’s Worth Episode 043

Well, well, well. Long time no see. This episode is a rambling mess but my dedication, hero of the week, is reason to listen by itself. We hit new camera gear, the idea of Trump going to jail (not likely … Read More

Create: Analog Throwback

Sweet Jesus. Cross-processed Fuji 100f from the Ace of Spades at Salton Sea. As they say, all good things come to an end. Oh, and 645 format no less. Pentax. With its BEAUTIFUL full rebate data collection offering. Man do … Read More

Create: Random Journal Page

My journal changes over time. Small, large, detailed, random, more artistic, less artistic. It’s all good, nor does it really matter. How do YOU feel? What do YOU need to get off your chest? Why aren’t YOU doing it? This … Read More

Create: A Shout Out to Fuji

So, I ordered a camera. The very one you see here. When I opened the box, charged the batteries, attached the booster, filled it with premium unleaded, and fired it up I noticed that the focus was assigned to the … Read More

Create: Q&A 006

I AM JUST ONE GUY. With one opinion, tarnished by age, bias, comfort, and a radical take on the idea that photographers are supposed to be, after all, creative, pioneering, risk-taking people. I love Q&A because I have a strange … Read More

Create: For What It’s Worth, Episode 042

It’s been a while. I’m sorry. LOADED. We talk cameras, politics, bikes, and Kamala Harris’s boots. We talk being good enough for people to leave you alone to do what you do. We talk AG23 update.(Issue Two on the way … Read More

Create: Zines, Balazs Fejes

If this set of Zines doesn’t make you want to edit, sequence, and create your own then I don’t know what to tell you. And another great name. Balazs Fejes. My parents were lame and went with a standard tag … Read More

Create: The Isolated Streets, Kant Rathod

Okay, Kant has one of the coolest names ever. EVER. No idea what it means or where it comes from but it sure beats the Hell out of my normal name. For this, I am forever jealous. Kant also made … Read More

Create: Covid19 Shadows, Mic Warmington

First off, thanks to Mic for sending this along. This is a book about doing something. This is a book about less is more. This is a book about doing what we can while we can with what we have. … Read More

Create: The Sony ZV1

Hey, you know when I said I would never do a gear review? I lied. Hahahahahahaha. NOT FUNNY. This is going to be short and sweet. Want to know about the menus? Call Sony. Want to know if this camera … Read More

Create: www.SHIFTER.media

What? A website in 2020? A blog in 2020? Am I in a time warp? Maybe, but hear me out. I get endless questions about how to get known, recognized, or respected in this crazy photography world of ours and … Read More