Deep Shadows, Bright Highlights

Anyway, I switched it to the Low Monochrome D picture style. I produces some really shadows that I like. I snapped a few uninspiring photos while out. When I got home though, I immediately noticed the intensely white door from the outside brightness and the dark shadows behind the door. »

My First High Key

High key photography has never been my go to. I guess I never really understood its application. After a few tweeks with my Canon picture styles, a few photos I took recently had that high key look. »

That Matted Look

I've grown overly fond of applying a matte look to my photos. I love the look of Fujifilm colors, but I still find myself applying a matted look on some occasions. »

Canon - I Have Overlooked You

I recently looked into buying a Canon EOS R series camera but quickly changed my mind after one day of use. I did not give it the far chance it deserved. Was that a mistake? »

Kera Eterna

A long day of prepping food in the kitchen. A long day of sleeping on the sofa. A long day. A long day. »

ETERNA Bleached

I initially viewed the ETERNA Bleached Bypass simulation as just just another simulation with muted colors. That approach made me feel that the colors were too muted. And in some cases, not enough true to life color, to be pleasing for the composition. »

Colorful Saturday

I went out for a short walk with our little furry friend, Otis. As Otis went about his way, sniffing spots, leaving his own scents throughout the neighborhood, and barking at the many sounds that resonated louder than his own. »

Left Face

Random photos taken at red lights outside the left side of my window. »

Classic Negative

The X-Pro3 was the Fujifilm camera to feature the new classic negative film simulation. These are a few photos using this simulation. »

On Lock Down - Black and White

I often find myself at a lost for subjects to capture during this Coronavirus lockdown. In part because I find myself shooting photos of the same things I was shooting before this lockdown began. »


This article is one of many that I want to write to offer some suggestions for keeping your information out of hands of social media companies like Google and Facebook. These companies are notorious for collecting large amounts of data on users without the user's knowledge. »