The Evolution of Back-Button Autofocus: The D500 (and D5)

I finally have a chance to write a few thoughts down on the new Nikon D500. Were you (like me) one of the thousands…

Good Things Come To Those Who Wait: The Long Exposure

In a digital world, we rarely have to wait. Our pictures are available instantly after we take them. There’s little time for anticipation or…

The Essential Art of Concentration in Street Photography

The one big thing that stuck with me from the days of film was to trust my intuition. There were no review screens. I had…

Let’s Talk About Photo Volume, Style and Technique

Regardless of the subject matter you’re passionate about, another common thread linking great master photographers together is their ability to communicate their own unique…

Steve Simon-Chaos That Perseveres

Interview by Larry Frolick for Raw View #8, a magazine on contemporary documentary photography. You oppose two archetypes in this photo of the Democratic…

Out of Chicago 2017

Probably one of the most fun and best value photographic events I participate in is “Out of Chicago” for three days every summer. Chicago is…

Optic 2017 Travel Show June 4-7, 2017 New York City

I am proud to be a part of OPTIC 2017 in New York City: four days of presentations, gear tradeshow, live demonstrations, portfolio reviews,…