| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Need a reminder that the world we live in is a totally incredible and visually bizarre place? You might consider looking under a microscope.
This week, Nikon announced the results of its annual Small World Photomicrography Competition and the winning...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Which camera is best? DSLR vs. iPhone vs. Point-and-Shoot
The short answer is it depends. A reader recently contacted me regarding my iPhone photos from Tinker Field that were shot using the Hipstamatic app. She said “The effect of the app was...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 4:00 PM
On a drive up the California coast Sunday, Amparo Rios shot a photo of this vintage camper stopped next to the beach along Highway 1 in Ventura.
When they have the chance, she and her husband take little getaways for much-needed walks along one of the...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:32 PM
The most important feature is the small light form factor, this is going to be a camera I carry around when I am hiking and shooting nature photos and it must have an eye-level viewfinder....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Photographer Eric Beteille was in the middle of a “six-mile urban hike through Chinatown and Echo Park” when he noticed the sun piercing through Union Station’s waiting room.
Though people walking through it had to shade their eyes,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Folks over at Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach are having a metallic Monday. A pair of shows announced today both feature two legendarily loud acts. Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden will blast Aug. 5 while Kiss and Def Leppard will strut...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Mac Laird of Williamsburg is living the old adage, "You're never too old to follow a dream." An avid outdoorsman with a love of history, Laird, 85, discovered a need to write as he aged and couldn't do some of the things he used to do.
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:32 PM
The Nikon 1 AW1 action camera gets an A for styling because everyone who sees it likes it. It does stand out, especially the white version, with its silver accented lens that I tried. I’m more of silver or black camera body type, so fortunately...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Has it really been close to three years since Charlie Sheen melted down and was fired from "Two and a Half Men"?
You'd never know, judging by the attention he still pays to the show and to his replacement, Ashton Kutcher.
Sheen Twitter-bashed Kutcher...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Larry Marano can often be found in the front row of every major South Florida concert with his Nikon in hand capturing timeless photographs of everyone from Kesha to Kiss. The Parkland resident began shooting concerts in 1975 purely for fun while living...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Psychedelic. Spooky. Hairy. Gorgeous.
The winners of the 2013 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition have just been announced, and they are awesome.
You can see the top 10 winning images in the gallery above.
Taking first place is the...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 11:22 PM
It’s not too early to start shopping for Christmas. I always plan on having my shopping done by Thanksgiving. I’m not sure why this doesn’t happen. It’s such a simple plan....