Weekly Photo Challenge: Free Spirit.

Free. A soon as I read the theme for this week I knew which photo I was going to use. This red tail hawk was a most wonderful and patient subject. He / she posed for me for almost an hour, then as if we could read each others minds, as I was finishing up… Read More

Weekly Photo Challenge, Create.

“You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” – Ansel Adams All the photos below were made, “created” if you will, not simply taken. To me, taken implies I just showed up and happened to be pointing my camera in the right direction at the right time. Made however, conveys the effort that went into… Read More

Dust Spot Removal Made Easy In Lightroom 3.

You dirty, dirty, camera! Yesterday I headed down to Odiorne Point State Park to photograph the May 5th “Super Moon” full moon. After importing the images into Lightroom 3 one thing became abundantly clear, the sensor in my camera is filthy! “Out, Damned Spot!” The spot removal tool in Lightroom works very well for, you… Read More

A Year Gone By.

2011 was a great year for me. I’m writing a blog, and this more than anything else really took me by surprise. I absolutely hated writing when I was in school, go figure. The Jeff Sinon Photography website is up and looking better all the time, and I have a Facebook fan page,  almost 100… Read More

Make Lemonade.

You know the old saying, “If life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” Well I did just that after my last trip to the New Hampshire seacoast to photograph the sunrise. My shooting partner that day was none other than Kris, The Wicked Dark chick herself. Based on the weather forecast, both of us had hoped for… Read More