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My son Joshua just released this video from his latest album. PG rated. Cross fitters will LOVE it.

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Olympus Debuts the PEN E-PL7 Aimed at Social Media Photographers - It's a new PEN with lots of creative features. Here's the scoop -

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Lots going on in Tucson for photographers this weekend! 

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On Oracle, Tucson, AZ Apr 25, 2011— This HDR rendition of a nearby restaurant was made from 7 exposures combined in Photomatrix, spruced-up using Topaz and touched-up in Photoshop.
SMC Pentax-A 645 45mm ƒ2.8
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Southern Arizona — Southern Arizona is a bird watcher's paradise! Well the big ones arrived! Sandhill cranes are three to four feet tall with a wingspan of over five feet. They live for over 20 yea...

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Butterfly Magic, Tucson, AZ — When the mercury starts to dip the best place to go in Tucson is the Butterfly Magic exhibit at the Tucson Botanical Gardens. Here is a "sketched" version of a fine sp...

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              For the lucky ones who are not booked on Monday, a rare treat is in store. You have 133 more national parks free and at your disposal than normal. A...

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A third generation journalist writing about and photographing the Tucson Area
Grew up in a publishing family, I had two darkrooms to use! I've been published in sports, news, wildlife, landscapes, and social events.

I was introduced to digital images working as a graphic artist/pre-press in Chicago. Some of the clients were models, agencies, fashion designers, and high-dollar auction houses. I even worked on most of the small newspapers of the area no matter what their language.

Migrated to Tucson a few years back. I enjoy the desert life. Been using Photoshop since the early 80s and here in Tucson I've been experimenting with photography. I love it!
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