This past weekend Marc and I attended a Revolutionary War reenactment at Smith’s Fort Plantation. The event was hosted by our Loyalist unit, the Queen’s Own Loyal Virginia Regiment, and was organized by our friends Todd and Nicole. On Sunday morning, Todd and Nicole asked both me and another photographer to take some photos of […]
Someone on Tumblr raised the concern that now that I am working towards turning my reenactment photography into a profitable business, that I’m going to start “charging what looks to be friends for something that [I] did before for free”. While that is a valid concern, it is an incorrect one, and it’s also something […]
This past weekend I had the privilege of attending the Revolutionary War Encampment at Rock Ford Plantation, one of the best-run large scale reenactments I’ve ever participated in. As usual, I spent much of my time taking photographs, and I am rather happy with many of the shots I got, especially those I got of […]
So, I’ve decided that one of the things I want to focus on over the next few months is how to combine my two loves, reenacting and photography, into something profitable. Yesterday I took one of the first steps toward this by asking my various Facebook reenactor friends whether or not they’d hypothetically pay to […]
This shot remains one of my favorites from my time spent living in rural South Korea. I lived on an island with a fairly famous beach, and school groups from the surrounding area were frequent visitors. This was a group that was visiting one day while I was there to swim.
One of the “exercises” I have given myself in this whole “figuring out how the hell to turn this into a living” craziness is to think about what I enjoy shooting and what I want to be known for. The first step is to figure out what I like shooting, regardless of how feasible it […]
While looking through BorrowLenses‘ rental catalog, I noticed an absence of the primary lens I shoot with, my Sigma 17-70 F2.8-4.0 Macro HSM IS. After poking around the internet a bit, I discovered some troubling news. My most-used lens has recently been discontinued! The 17-70 is my #1 lens, the one I can’t do without, […]