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And the new Nikkor lenses have been announced. It looks like $2,400 for the new 24-70 f/2.8 VR. 
Nikon officially announced three new full frame lenses for professional and enthusiast photographers.
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I think most users know this was inevitable. Adobe is playing its next to final hand in forcing all users to the subscription model. 
So you've heard there's big Adobe news about a CS6 update, but here's what it means and what you can do about it.
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I haven't had much opportunity to use Adobe's new dehaze feature in Lightroom and Camera Raw. But if this is truly reflective of its capability, I would say it's well worth a try. 
Adobe's new Dehaze slider has been wowing photographers since it was launched for Lightroom and Adobe Camera RAW last month. We've seen what it can do for
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Nikon D810 + Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VR II

In what is a true rarity, I was shooting this project in TTL mode with a couple of my Phottix Indra TTL500 strobes. This image was captured on one of the occasions when the lights failed to trigger. So, the usage of available light was very much unintentional. Yet, as I looked at the image later, I decided to keep it. 

Have a great week, fellow Nikonians. 
 
Another outdoor moment with Bay Area model, Emmy Wright. Photo by David E. Fraser. © 2015 All Rights Reserved. www.photosophistry.com. Photo may not be published or distributed without permission. 
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Arguably, the title is a bit misleading. But it's an interesting read notwithstanding. Spoiler alert: Capture One Pro gets tossed into the mix. 
A couple of years ago, when I switched careers and moved into photography full time, I did a lot of research on multiple aspects of running a photography b
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I use Capture One as well as Lightroom. I bought a few licenses for version 7, then version 8. It is my exclusive tethering solution. And I do like the raw conversion. 
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Nikon D810 + Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VR II... Here's one of lovely Emily from our work together last weekend. Have a great week, fellow Nikonians. DF
 
Emily's Dreamy Summer: San Francisco Bay Area model, Emily, had a dreamy summer look during this shoot in Pleasant Hill over the weekend. Photo by David E. Fraser. © 2015 All Rights Reserved. www.photosophistry.com. Photo may not be published or distributed without permission.
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Here's another of my favorites from my recent project with model/stylist, Nicola Ifill. Photo by David E. Fraser. © 2015 All Rights Reserved. www.photosophistry.com. Photo may not be published or distributed without permission. 
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I'm excited to have been invited back to the Caribbean (Trinidad & Tobago), working alongside Nicola Ifill, for these workshops. Looking forward to it.  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/fashion-modeling-meets-fashion-photography-tickets-18012924141
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Summer is far from over, and the swimsuits still abound. Here's one of Inez I shot at Baker Beach, near the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. Photo by David E. Fraser. © 2015 All Rights Reserved. www.photosophistry.com. Photo may not be published or distributed without permission.
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Behind the Scenes with New York fashion designer, Keishel 'Inanna' Williams. Shot with this fabulous young woman over the weekend in Brooklyn, New York. I enjoyed shooting in her charming display gallery, a classic Brownstone. Photo by David E. Fraser. © 2015 All Rights Reserved. www.photosophistry.com. Photo may not be published or distributed without permission.
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Another outdoor moment with Bay Area model, Emmy Wright. Photo by David E. Fraser. © 2015 All Rights Reserved. www.photosophistry.com. Photo may not be published or distributed without permission. 
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Thanks +Maurice Goddard. Appreciated brother. 
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Emily's Dreamy Summer: San Francisco Bay Area model, Emily, had a dreamy summer look during this shoot in Pleasant Hill over the weekend. Photo by David E. Fraser. © 2015 All Rights Reserved. www.photosophistry.com. Photo may not be published or distributed without permission.
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I live and work in the San Francisco Bay Area. I am bi-vocational in that I am a professor of public policy and administration (in the California State University system), as well as a fashion/portrait photographer with well over a decade of enthusiast and professional shooting experience. 
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