Travelling: A Metaphor For Life, Art & Goals

All images shot with a iPhone 5s Italian Riviera, August 25, 2014.   An embryo doesn’t have to try to become a baby, and an acorn doesn’t have to set a goal to become an oak tree. – Marianne Williamson I have heard it said so many times, “Decide what you want and make it…

How I Use The Pocket Light Meter iPhone App With Analog Photography

 An indespensible app for analog (film) photographers I have several old 35mm and 120 film cameras. Some do not have a meter. The Pocket Light Meter iPhone App by NuWaste Studios takes the suffering out of getting the right shot by allowing you to take control depending on what you want to make of the image. In…

Creative, Clean Eating: Black Bean & Celery Soup

Camera: iPhone 5  Location: Casa Dresden   Black Bean and Celery Soup What happens if you have whole food leftovers and fresh raw vegetables sitting around? Combine them into a soup. I had cooked some black beans and rice last week. Beans keep a while, so I decided to throw them into a soup stock…

Quick & Dirty 35mm Film Scans in 20 Minutes With a Smartphone

A great gadget for the film photography enthusiast If you don’t have time for printing contact sheets but you want to find your best potential print from a roll, this new device in conjunction with your iPhone can do the job. The prints are low quality, but definitely helpful. Processing: Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner for…

Rain Illuminates

It was then, under the heavy downpour that the phrase, “she’s all grown up now” went beyond the shock of recognition, filled the spaces of my mind like mortar, cementing it into acceptance.

Now your iPhone can shoot like a real DSLR!

Who needs a clunky DSLR camera when this DSLR lens mount will let you do it all with your iPhone? It lets you mount your Canon EOS or Nikon SLR lenses to your iPhone giving you the ability to everything you can do with your own lenses. Photojojo claims you can also adjust depth of field and…

My Dog Loves Beer

I took advantage of capturing some video of Athena’s most humorous habit – trying to get at the last 3 drops of beer out of an empty bottle. Then I quickly mixed two tracks together with the video and blended a foamy little concoction. Even a little iPhone videography under bad light conditions can be…