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I’m a photographer and filmmaker based in Southern California. When I’m not taking photos I enjoy burgers, cats, and Benedict Cumberbatch.

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Our Favorite Neutral Density Filters | Gear Talk Episode 5

ND filters are like M Night Shyamalan movies, most are terrible, but there are a few good ones. Check out this video and article to see what our favorite ND Filters are!
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Create Better Films in Less Time | Adam Epstein The Cutting Edge

The SNL Film Crew create incredible videos that are edited in only a day. Check out how it's done and how you can do it too!
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SLRLounge ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Would you rather donate money or get splashed by an ice cold bucket of water? At SLRLounge we answered "why not both?"
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Our Favorite Portrait Lenses | Gear Talk Episode 4

Some lenses perform phenomenally well when shooting portraits. Check out what our favorite portrait lenses are!
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Sony Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras | Gear Talk Episode 3

Pye and I have both invested into the Sony Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras. Check out our video review to see why our experiences are so different.
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Learning Lighting For Video | From Stills to Motion

In this article, I'll be covering some basic lighting theories for video as well as some of our favorite lights we use at SLRLounge.
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Our Favorite Tripods! | Gear Talk Episode 1

Pye and I have gone through many tripods for both stills and video, and we have finally found tripods that are not only durable and reliable, but also affordable
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Committing To Primes | How It Made Me A Better Photographer

This article isn't about how primes are better than zooms, it's simply about how committing to prime lenses have made me a better photographer.
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The Best 50mm I've Ever Used That I Would Never Buy

I spent the weekend with the new Sigma 50mm f/1.4. Read about how much I love it and why I woudn't buy it
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Sound and Audio | From Stills to Motion

In this article I'm going to go over some of the basics in sound recording for video so you'll know exactly what you need and how to approach a scene when it's time to record.
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My Perfect Portrait Session Kit

As a photographer I've grown to know exactly how I want a particular session to look, and that's given me the ability to know exactly what gear I need to bring and what I can...
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3 Tips For Video Composition | From Stills to Motion

In this article, we're going over 3 rules that Hollywood filmmakers use to create their compositions.
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