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07.20.2011

Specular Highlights by Kevin Ames

“Specular Highlight” is easily one of the most misunderstood in all of photography. Traditionally specular highlights are taught to be […]

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06.15.2011

Soft Light by Kevin Ames

My last blog post described harsh light. This installment is about harsh light’s counterpart—soft light—what makes light soft, how to […]

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06.02.2011

Harsh Lighting by Kevin Ames

What is light? It’s often defined as the wavelengths of its electromagnetic radiation by those who know these things—they’re called […]

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04.18.2011

The Versatile 85mm F1.4 lens by Kevin Ames

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Alexa John © 2011 Kevin Ames Shooting the 85mm f1.4 HSM Lots and lots of years ago, zoom lenses didn’t […]

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03.24.2011

You will be missed, Pinetop Perkins by Kevin Ames

Pinetop Perkins © 2011 Kevin Ames

One of the reasons to carry your camera with you everywhere is so you can make a photograph when the […]

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08.02.2010

Shooting the Sigma 8-16mm f4.5-5.6 DC HSM Ultra Wide Angle Zoom Lens. By Kevin Ames

This lens is a great “normal” lens for any APS-C format DSLR camera. Its 121º angle of view gets everything […]

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05.10.2010

Rangefinder Ad Photo of Tiffany by Kevin Ames

I was in L.A. recently and had a chance to visit my long time friend actor Tiffany Dupont. We’ve shot […]

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03.05.2010

Photoworld Asia 2010, By Kevin Ames

Metro Manila is the eleventh largest city in the world by population—almost 17 million people live there.  I was there to […]

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