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Location Bound


Good news – you’ve just landed a show, and you’re going to get to travel! The bad news is that you’ll be gone for several months and have a very short window of time in which to totally rearrange your life and figure out what to take with you. You may be given sufficient notice,…

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Three tips for getting a great shot in direct sunlight


Summertime is almost here, and so are challenges of shooting outdoors in the harsh summer sun. Although the winter months provide us with plenty of diffused cloud cover to properly expose out actors, the harsh, direct summer sun can be problematic when the light and shadows fall outside the contrast ratio of the camera. Here…

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