Tag Archives: Humor

Make ‘em laugh

There’s an old adage in show biz that goes “Dying is easy. Comedy is hard.” Photography can be similar. It’s easy to show some emotions in pictures. You can tell when someone is happy, sad or angry without much effort. Showing humor is another story. I think part of the problems that humor is very [...]

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The 1st edition of the April First News

NASA budget cuts impacts new shuttle program. (Camera: Canon 20D. Lens: Canon 300mm w/1.4 extender. Exposure: 1/320th sec. @ f/ 5.6. ISO: 100) The National Aeronautics and Space Administration announced today that recent budget cutbacks has forced the agency to downsize designs for the replacement for their aging shuttle fleet. Plans now call for a [...]

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Avoiding cliches

(Camera: NIkon D300. Lens: Nikkor 17-55mm @ 17mm. Exposure: 1/250th sec. @ f/11. ISO: 100) I shoot hundreds of assignments a year. I try hard to find a new and fresh approaches to shooting them, but I make thousands of individual pictures annually and it’s difficult to steer clear of cliches or to keep from [...]

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