How I Converted a Durst Laborator 1200 Enlarger to Use LED Lights

I recently converted my friend‘s Durst Laborator 1200 enlarger to use LED lights. In this article I’ll share how I did it. Advantages of having a LED head: Reliable light source with low power consumption. With the right LEDs, no red filter will be necessary under the lens. With the right LEDs, no filters will […] Continue reading How I Converted a Durst Laborator 1200 Enlarger to Use LED Lights

Astrophotography Can Capture Seismograms During Earthquakes

During an earthquake, a camera capturing a long exposure of the night sky can capture star trails as seismograms that records the motion of the ground. Back on January 20th, a 6.7-magnitude earthquake rocked Coquimbo, Chile. About 56 miles (90km) away, the ESO La Silla Observatory was in the process of shooting images of the […] Continue reading Astrophotography Can Capture Seismograms During Earthquakes

Photos of Death Valley Flooded with a 10-Mile Lake

I was out in Death Valley last week and was fortunate to photograph some unique scenes of the floods. A rare 10-mile-long lake formed in Death Valley after heavy rains. From the road, one can see water, but due to the general vastness of Death Valley and the scale of the mountains and all, the […] Continue reading Photos of Death Valley Flooded with a 10-Mile Lake

Why I Ditched My Nikon Kit for Sony as a Wedding Photographer

Changing camera systems is not something to be taken lightly. As a die-hard Nikon fan since I first got into photography, I didn’t think I would ever consider switching away from them. And yet, here I am, sitting with no Nikon kit in sight having just shot my first wedding entirely on Sony kit and […] Continue reading Why I Ditched My Nikon Kit for Sony as a Wedding Photographer

How to Find Your Style in Photography

How do I find my style? It’s a question that inevitably comes up for almost every photographer actively trying to improve their images. It’s a tough question, at first. Because at first, you don’t really know what that means. Many photographers think that “style” is just equal to how someone might edit their images. They […] Continue reading How to Find Your Style in Photography