Monthly Archives: September 2011

‘The World’s Greatest Erotic Art of Today’ – Volume 2 – Book Review

‘The World’s Greatest Erotic Art of Today, Volume 2‘,  is 256 pages of the most fabulous erotic art. This is not a how to book. This is a display of some of the finest erotic art available from some of … Continue reading

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‘Boob Mania’ by Martin Sigrist (Editor) – Book Review

‘Boob Mania‘ by Martin Sigrist is short on words and long on images with samples of work from approximately 40 photographers. Text is a sparse bit of bilingual, English and German, at the beginning of each photographer profiled. One paragraph on the … Continue reading

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“Blood & Dishonour: The Dark, Bloody and Perversely Erotic World of the Satanic Sluts” Edited by Nigel Wingrove – Book Review

“Blood & Dishonour“, yes they misspelled Dishonor, it’s a British thing… is a book of fetish photography and interviews of fetish models. Most of the photos inside are artistic, in that they evoke feelings and emotion in the viewer. The … Continue reading

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LightRoom 3 now supports tethered capture for Nikon D7000

If you have the drivers for the Nikon D7000 DSLR installed on your PC or MAC, and have the latest version 3.4 update to LightRoom 3 installed, you can shoot tethered with your camera.  Yay! What is shooting tethered referring to here? … Continue reading

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Business of Photography from Fashion Photographer and Photography Seminar Leader Charles Lucima

Charles Lucima is a photographer who leveraged a strong business background to propel rapid professional success. Based in Los Angeles, Charles specializes in editorial, fashion, beauty, and advertising photography. While the quality of Charles’ images speak for themselves,  more impressive … Continue reading

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Rankin’s ‘Heidilicious’ foreword by Husband Seal – Book Review

‘Heidilicious‘ © 2009 remains true to Rankin’s editorial fashion photographic style. At 14″ x 11″ x 1″, hardcover, 144 pages and weighing over 4 pounds, ‘Heidilicious‘ is overwhelmingly a book of photos of Heidi Klum. There is a 5 paragraph foreword by husband … Continue reading

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Nikon PDF ‘Manual Focus Lens’, non-CPU Lens, Manuals Available – Direct Download Links, PC Nikkor 35mm f/2.8, PC Micro 85mm f/2.8D, PC-E Nikkor 24mm f/3.5D ED, etc., Free of charge, Direct from Nikon

Direct Links to download OEM original Nikon PDF Manuals. These are direct links for all SLR Manual Lens (Non-CPU) PDF Manuals available, directly from Nikon. See at bottom of article or do an on site search for additional available manuals. In case … Continue reading

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“Light, Shadow & Skin Tone: The Complete Guide to Shooting Black & White Glamour Photography Both Digitally and on Film” by Bill Lemon – Book Review

“Light, Shadow & Skin Tone: The Complete Guide to Shooting Black & White Glamour Photography Both Digitally and on Film” by Bill Lemon is one of the best how to books in this genre I have ever seen. “Light, Shadow … Continue reading

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Thomas Dodd, Painterly Style Photographer & Digital Artist, Turning Today into Yesterday, via Camera & Computer, One Image at a time

Thomas Dodd is an Atlanta-based photographer/digital artist and photoshop wizard whose work blurs the line between photography and classical art. On viewing Thomas’ photos, we are transported into the realm of dreams of yesteryear, made of course today as we … Continue reading

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“Hot Cheeks” by Martin Sigrist (Editor) – Book Review

“Hot Cheeks” by Martin Sigrist is short on words and long on images with samples of work from 30 photographers. Text is a sparse bit of bilingual, English and German, at the beginning of each photographer profiled. One paragraph on the photographers … Continue reading

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Nikon PDF Photography Software Manuals Available – Direct Download Links, Capture NX2, Camera Control Pro 2, Picture Project, Nikon Scan, etc., Free of charge, Direct from Nikon

Direct Links to download OEM original Nikon PDF Photography Software Manuals. These are direct links for PDF Manuals for all currently available Nikon Photography Software, supplied directly by Nikon …. Free of Charge. See at bottom of article or do an … Continue reading

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‘The Art of Patrick Nagel’ by Nagel, Foreword by Elena G. Millie – a look back and Book Review

When I spied a well-thumbed copy of ‘The Art of Patrick Nagel‘ on a Venice Beach book stand,  I immediately began to thumb the volume … Memories immediately came, … welling up. In the 1980’s… Patrick Nagel’s amazingly stylized posters and serigraphs … Continue reading

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Nikon PDF Manuals for SLRs, DSLRs & Photographic Accessories, Available – Direct Download Links, , etc., Free of charge, Direct from Nikon

Direct Links to download OEM original Nikon PDF Manuals. These are direct links for PDF Manuals for all currently available Nikon SLR & DSLR Photography Accessories, supplied directly by Nikon. These are Free of Charge. Accessories Manuals Available: AF-S and … Continue reading

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