How To Best Stay Alive When Shooting a Road Selfie

  How to best stay alive when shooting a road selfie.  You’re kidding, right?  The best way is to simply not shoot selfies while you’re driving … DUH!  Now that the lesson is over, let’s get to what brought this post to be one of our most important “formulas”.  Back in August of 2016, PetaPixel … Read moreHow To Best Stay Alive When Shooting a Road Selfie

Shooting Water Droplets

Focal Formulas - Shooting Water Droplets

  SHOOTING WATER DROPLETS In this episode of Focal Formulas I discuss the techniques and tools you can use to shoot amazing water droplets to create your own beautiful wall art. Vivitar Extension Tubes – http://www.adorama.com/VVEXTN.html Flashpoint Zoom Li-on Manual On-Camera Flash Speedlight – http://www.adorama.com/FPLFSMZL.html Flashpoint R1 Transmitter and Receiver Set for the Zoom Li-on … Read moreShooting Water Droplets

Back Pain and Seahorse Case Review

Focal Formulas - Preserving your body for photography

In this episode of Focal Formulas I discuss preserving your body in photography. So many photographers suffer from back pain due to the need to carry numerous lenses, bodies etc. when going on a shoot or job. I give you one of many alternatives to the straight backpack in the option of a Seahorse SE920 … Read moreBack Pain and Seahorse Case Review

Painting with Light

Episode #2 of Focal Formulas discussing painting with light. This episode we venture out to a local guitar shop where we step into the dark to paint a portrait with light of Jorge, a jazz and classical guitar instructor. We had about 15 minutes to shoot Jorge so we paint him with light and create … Read morePainting with Light