Leadership lessons learned from Photography

Over on my photography blog, onefourPhotography, I wrote a post titled “Photographs are taken by people – not technology” that got me to thinking.  I know…its a dangerous thing to do 🙂 In the aforementioned article, I talk about the difference between taking a snapshot (what I do) and taking a photograph (what my wife […]

One Four Photography – My Photography Blog

Regular readers may know that photography is a hobby of mine. It has become a passion for me and  a business for my wife (a moment to keep photography)….it is easy to say that my house is full of photography talk 🙂 In the past, I’ve posted some pictures on this blog (and will continue […]

Love my Canon 5D & 100-400mm L lens

Spent a few minutes outside shooting some pictures of our ducks, geese and other birds using my new Canon 5D and Canon 100-400mm lens.  Below is one of the pictures…click through to see a few shots.  The 5D isn’t really new…its a hand-me-down from my wife who recently got the Canon 5D Mark II…she won’t […]

Canon 5D Mark II Shipped!

My wife’s (see her website and blog) 5D Mark II shipped from Adorama yesterday….should have it on Monday!  Woohoo.  the Description from Canon: The EOS 5D Mark II has a stunning 21.1-megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor with DIGIC 4 Image Processor, a vast ISO Range of 100-6400 (expandable to ISO L: 50, H1: 12800 and H2: […]

Photos from the Fort Worth Zoo

My wife and I went to the Fort Worth Zoo over the weekend and got some great shots, including this little Lounging Meerkat.  Click the picture to view a few more shots from the zoo on my Flickr Photostream. All photos taken with a Canon 40D using a Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 L IS USM […]

Last day on the beach

Well folks….Friday Sept 12 was my last day on the beach.  We fly back to Dallas in the morning…hopefully we get in before Ike hits town. Here is one last pic from the beach…pretty much a portrait of me for the entire week 🙂  That’s my  handy-dandy Canon 40D with the awesome Canon EF 100-400mm […]

Pictures from Wilmington

We made it to Wilmington NC on Sat Sept 6th and found that our condo had no electricity. Due to the timing, we stayed in the condo Saturday evening but were then moved into a House on the beach.  The house is wonderful (pics coming soon)…4 Bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 3 levels, 3 decks and on […]

Lady Finds Camera

Lady finds camera Lady posts info and pictures from camera on flickr People recognize pictures People tell People The owner of the camera is found Camera is returned Story here and original saga is here. There are some good people in this world after all. Related articles by Zemanta “I found a camera…”

Great Customer Service: Portfoliositez.com

Perhaps you’ve read my rant on Blu Domain…maybe you haven’t.  If not, feel free to click over and read it here. Well…today I’m going to praise PortfolioSitez, a Blu Domain competitor.    In our search for a web host for my wife’s photography business, a moment to keep photography, we ran across quite a few services.  […]

Photography = Addiction

Some of you may know what my wife is a photographer (semi-pro) and that I’ve previously mentioned that ‘Photography is Tough‘…..well…I think I’ve caught the photography ‘addiction’ myself. I’ve inherited my wife’s old Konica Minolta 5D and have been tagging along with her to take pictures (parks, hiking trails, flowers, etc) and have realized that […]