Ranting about new cameras…

So Nikon just released the new Nikon D850 recently. I am a Nikon shooter, and use my D750 on all my photographic expeditions. I, however, won’t be buying this camera, since I don’t really need a new. The use of 45.7 MP is quite debatable. Up into this range, why not just use medium format? The pixel pitch of this new camera is smaller than ever, at pixels per micrometer. This is getting into the territory of DX cameras. The reason that DX is so much worse than FX in terms of pure image quality, is that the pixels are …

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Sunrise Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon Photography

I went to the Grand Canyon a year ago during the wintertime. It was a good experience and provided me with many important photos in my growing portfolio. I flew to Phoenix and drove to the South Rim for a three day trip. The picture above is one of my best that I have taken on this trip, and by far. I don’t post process using Photoshop unethically, and only use contrast, curves, and saturation filters, sometimes using luminosity masks. This truly showed the state of the scene when I was there. The gorgeous pink light hit on the grooves …

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