X100T and X70 for studio still-life photography (Christmas Cactus)

For the last few years, I have been shooting the Christmas Cactus in our kitchen when it blooms around January/February. Lit with a flashlight Lit with a flashlight revisited Lit with a small flash This year, the challenge that I took was to see if I could take decent pictures with either my X100T or … More X100T and X70 for studio still-life photography (Christmas Cactus)

Generic L-Bracket

I recently purchased a generic L-bracket off eBay. I didn’t want to spend a lot of money as I was not planning on using this L-bracket a lot and the camera it was connecting to was small and light (so didn’t need anything rugged). Well, let’s say you get what you pay for. The first … More Generic L-Bracket

Slowing down

There are, unfortunately, going to be fewer posts this year due to lack of useful free time and the need to get caught up on existing work. I have dozens of partially done posts that need illustrations so the slowdown isn’t due to lack of ideas. Good luck to all of you and Happy New … More Slowing down