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Presentation at the Central Alberta Photographic Society

I spent an enjoyable evening in Red Deer yesterday, as a guest of the Central Alberta Photographic Society. I did a one-and-a-half hour presentation on Macro Nature Photography: The Joy of Bugs and other small pleasures. There […]

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Update. Wasps and more…

◊ The gallery on Dolichovespula arenaria (previously blogged here) has been updated with more photos that were taken in July 2014, including some of the inside of the nest. Go take a gander. ◊ I’ve been working […]

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Updates: Workshop Calendar and more…

♦ It almost seems strange that my business plan is actually on track! As I mentioned last year, that besides the small-group macro workshops, I also hoped to be offering classes in 2014. Well, it has […]

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New Article in Photo Life Magazine

I received my complementary copies of the February/March 2014 issue of Photo Life magazine yesterday. I have a 3½ page article called Bugs in My Camera in this edition, and the images look great. Here’s […]

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My Top 10 Macro Photographs in 2013

Here are my top photo choices for 2013. The selection is based somewhat on public response, but mostly just because they are my personal favorites. Like most years, these are wild Alberta bugs, photographed alive and kicking, without cooling […]

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New Galleries

The first tentative galleries are up at my Zenfolio site. Go to New Galleries on the menu bar to take a gander, or click on the image below. The galleries will be updated and reorganized/renamed on […]

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Macro Tools Workshop

It’s finally here. I have pulled together the first of a full range of macro photography workshops. The survey indicated that learning about macro equipment was most important for the majority of respondents, so it […]

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Alberta Bug Photography Workshops

I am in the process of developing materials and schedules for workshops for 2013. I plan to hold the first two introductory workshops (Intro. to DSLRs and Macro Equipment)  in February/March, so  if you are […]

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