Photography Tips

June 22, 2017
Cheap Camera Lenses - Sharp

Pro vs Cheap Camera Lenses

What Camera Gear Do You Need For Good Photography? Do we need to invest in expensive […]
June 12, 2017

The Cheapskate’s Guide to Cameras and Computers

Did you know that some of the best camera and electronics gear you can buy are […]
June 3, 2017
What Is Your Lens Sharpest Aperture?

What Is Your Lens Sharpest Aperture?

All aperture settings on your lens are not created equal! Some are sharper than others. In […]
June 1, 2017
Vivitar Series 1 70-210mm F:3.5 Review - Frugal Photography

Vivitar Series 1 70-210mm Review

Let me start with this fundamental truth: The Vivitar Series 1 70-210mm F3.5 lens should be […]
May 29, 2017
Why Your Kit Lens Is Good Enough!

Why Your Kit Lens is Good Enough!

One of the first upgrades that “conventional” wisdom suggests that every camera-buying photographer make is replacing […]
May 29, 2017
My favorite used camera lenses

My Favorite Used Camera Lenses

As a frugal photographer, I live by the motto “good and cheap.” My camera gear must […]
May 21, 2017
Better Digital Image Sharpening

Better Digital Image Sharpening

Digital photographers who migrate from film often complain about the lack of sharpness in digital images […]
May 19, 2017
Fuji FinePix S2 Pro - Vintage Camera Review

Fuji FinePix Pro S2: Vintage Camera Review

This is the first in my series of vintage digital camera reviews. I owned the Fuji […]
May 18, 2017
Best Places to buy used camera gear

Best Places to Buy Used Camera Gear

If you’re going to be a true cheapskate photographer, then you must enter the jungles of […]
May 15, 2017
image edited with Viveza, Google Nik Collection

Viveza Means Great Color!

The Viveza Photoshop Plugin in the Google Nik Collection I am often asked about my digital […]
May 15, 2017
Yellow Daisies

You Had Me at 6 Megapixels…

Upgrading our digital cameras has become a new religion. We eagerly await the premiere of each […]
May 13, 2017
Stylepeterson Photography

Why Are My Digital Photos So Dull?

I first became interested in Photography as a hobby during the years when the photography industry […]