Thursday, May 31, 2012

Darth Vader?

(Courtesy Aran Harahap/Flickr)

Sunday, May 27, 2012

Spring Model Shoot

Models: Kelly Kirstein (redhead) and Megan George
Stylist: Jamie Sturgill
MUA: Sigal Levine
Royal Oak Photography Meetup Group /Amy Claeys-founder
Spring Model Shoot 5/26/12

Thank you to all who were involved!  ~Ron

Sunday, May 20, 2012

jet for sigma

Received this email the other day:

"Dear Sigma Enthusiast;
Thank you for submitting your photograph to the Photo Share section of the Sigma website.  We love the opportunity to see the images you have been able to create with Sigma products. We revel in the beauty, energy and captivating subject matter of your photographs and we share your enthusiasm.  We are thrilled that you have chosen our website to display your talents.
We are so excited about your willingness to share your photo and its very high quality that we have chosen it to be incorporated into product videos of photographs taken with Sigma products.  This video will  be shown on our website and is meant to demonstrate what can be accomplished with Sigma products. 
Sigma is excited to further share your work.  We hope you are as well. Thank you for your continued support and your obvious commitment to Sigma and photography. 
The Sigma Marketing Team"

So that's pretty sweet.  I believe it was this image:

carny long exposure

f8, 2 sec., ISO 100, 10mm (10-20mm on Canon 40D)

(click for larger)

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Kodak’s (sort of) secret nuclear reactor | The Lookout - Yahoo! News

Kodak’s (sort of) secret nuclear reactor | The Lookout - Yahoo! News:

"How's this for a revelation: The Kodak Eastman Co. had a small nuclear research reactor in a little-known underground labyrinth at its Rochester, N.Y., facility.
And, although locked down and under tight security, it also contained 3½ pounds of highly enriched uranium, reports the the Democrat and Chronicle in Rochester."