8 Real Reasons Why Your Business Should Hire a Professional Photographer

NB: This higgledy-piggledy of a post mostly concerns my commercial photography clients, so if you’re not one of them… Well, you gonna read it anyway, aren’t you?

A meeting planner recently complimented my work. She said, and I quote, “You are not like other photographers, you never freak out!”

That almost

What I’ve Been Up To Lately

Hi, my name is Trenton and I’m finally out of the woods.

It’s been three months since I’ve blogged anything. I also hardly sent any emails nor made any phone calls. Weird, considering the holiday season… With that in mind I want to offer an explanation and a quasi-apology. I

2016-10-17T02:01:45-04:00December 28th, 2015|Categories: Professional Photography|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Demystifying Diffractive Optics

Thirty three years ago, back when I was ten, I had a rather peculiar hobby: holography. Long time, but I still remember the difference between Leith-Upatnieks and Denisyuk methods. And of course I know the difference between diffraction and refraction!…

…But most people, including photographers, don’t. Majority of photographers are absolutely

2016-10-17T02:01:54-04:00January 27th, 2015|Categories: Professional Photography|Tags: , , , , |

Sunny One So True, I Love You!

At the beginning of the century, I formulated a “strafe blur” technique. In short, this is the way to intentionally create a dynamically blurred background while shooting with ultrawide lens. While you sidestep with the camera, your rear-synched flash (balanced to ambient) freezes the foreground, and the rest is… well,

2016-10-17T02:01:54-04:00January 23rd, 2015|Categories: Professional Photography|Tags: , , , , , , , |