Behind-the-Camera of Photojournalist Nic Coury in Monterey County, California.

May 30, 2011

VIDEO: Vinyl in the Woods

On Saturday, I ventured down to Henry Miller Library in Big Sur to shoot a video (see below) on the second annual Vinyl in the Woods record fair.

Also, visit their website (linked above), because Magnus posted a few of the photos I shot at the recent Big Sur Fashion Show.

May 23, 2011


Nikon D700, 24mm f/3.5 Tilt-Shift.

May 20, 2011

Amgen Tour of California - Stage 5

Amgen tour riders pass through vineyards on Elm street entering into Greenfield from Carmel Valley on Thursday.

Oh yeah, the Amgen tour of California kicked off stage 5 about a block away from our newsroom on Thursday morning.

May 18, 2011

Skateboarding, Tilt-Shifted

Nikon D700, 16-35 f/4 VR, SB-800 flash fired remotely.

The photos below were all shot on a Nikon 24mm f/3.5 Tilt-Shift, which gives the ability to tilt the focus plane, giving some pretty cool focus effects.

May 15, 2011

Video Article and More New Video

Lucy pouring a soy Africano at Cafe Lumiere.

A few weeks ago, Robert Hanishiro (staff photographer at USA Today) asked me to write up an article on shooting video for newspapers.

Here is a link to that article:

Here is my SportsShooter member page.

Teaser for Kim Boekbinder's show a few week's ago at The Alternative Cafe.

May 12, 2011

AMA Salinas TT

Forgot to post this a few weeks ago..., but I shot the American Motorcycle Association (AMA) Salinas TT and Short Track—the top level pro dirt track racing in America—during its inaugural race weekend at the Salinas Sports Complex.

It dirty and loud and fantastic, even if it wasn't road racing at Laguna Seca...