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Photography Tips and Tricks: How to Look Beautiful in Pictures

Looking great in pictures has nothing to do with being beautiful. In fact, have you ever seen Oprah Winfrey without makeup? She’s not the beauty that she usually appears to be. … Continue reading

May 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Prepare to Be Wowed: Nat Geo’s Photo Contest Winners Chosen From 22,000 Amazing Entries

National Geographic’s 2012 Photo Contest garnered 22,000 amazing images of people, places and nature. Check out the photo gallery, pick your favorites… then compare to their contest winners.

January 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Online Art Auction To Help Hurricane Sandy Relief

Love art? Want to help support the Hurricane Sandy Relief effort? For as little as $20, you can nab an original oil, water color or pastel painting at this online art auction.

November 30, 2012 · 3 Comments

About My New Photo… Thank You Steve Berg!

Steve Berg of Insight Photography was my go-to guy for product photography when I was Marketing Communications Manager at NBS. He always delivers great shots, on time…

October 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

From Telecommunication Sales to Art; How Giving Back to the Community Launched a Second Career

I went to a street fair last weekend, and set among the usual fare: the face painters, the zeppoles and cotton candy, I found something else that excited me beyond words.

September 10, 2012 · 3 Comments

Animals Filmed In Slo Mo: Watch Their Tails Shake and Ears Fly!

Becauase the premise of this blogsite is “Putting words, images and ideas to work”, I thought I’d share a fun, high-speed video, slowed down to slo mo, showing animals shaking themselves dry.

August 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

It’s All a Matter of Perspective. Literally.

…Who knew that, one day, out-of-focus photography would become elevated to museum status? Makes you wonder if it’s not just artwork and photos that need to be looked at from a new vantage point…

August 17, 2012 · 2 Comments