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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Jun 25, 2009 0 comments

Pentax announced a new underwater, all weather camera this week—the Optio W80—and I’m glad to hear it. It’s been raining so much in New York this spring that the Weather Channel has started showing reruns—or so it seems. I am really getting tired of taking pictures of raindrops on roses. It hasn’t been sunny in so long that I fear our Earth has lost her status as a planet.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Mar 09, 2010 1 comments

Intuos4 Professional Pen Tablet

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Nov 07, 2010 2 comments

You’ve probably never thought of a pumpkin as being particularly shiny, but in fact, like many other common objects, their surface is glossy enough to produce glare. Glare is a photographer’s worst enemy. Glare appears as areas of blocked highlights that are completely devoid of detail. Remove the glare and the entire surface of the pumpkin appears in full rich color and lush detail.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Dec 30, 2008 2 comments

My friend Toko is the best golfer I’ve ever known. He ordered new graphite shafts from a mail order company in Texas and reshafted his clubs by himself. When you hear these two facts you may think that he was using state-of-the art, custom-made equipment.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: May 24, 2009 0 comments

What do you see?

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Jan 01, 2010 3 comments

After more than 40 years of actively taking photographs, I’m very pleased that I can say that I am still finding new things to do—including many exciting things I’ve never done before.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Oct 01, 2010 1 comments

October sneaks in wearing muddy, wet boots. Some trees are beginning to blush, showing a tinge of red and orange, but most are still wearing summer’s green uniform.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Dec 13, 2008 1 comments

Is that a Panasonic in your pocket?

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Apr 30, 2009 0 comments

How old were you when you took your first picture? By yourself, I mean, not while an adult was looking purposefully over your shoulder. If you remember that moment then you know how exciting and meaningful it is for youngsters to begin taking pictures at an early age.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Nov 07, 2009 0 comments

I collect arrows. No, not the kind with feather fletching that archers launch from bows. I collect images of arrows, mainly those painted on pavement. I guess I have hundreds of them, but sadly they’re scattered all over the place because I didn’t realize I was collecting them until a couple years ago.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Jun 22, 2010 1 comments

More about Striker

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Nov 27, 2008 0 comments

On Thanksgiving morning I left home before eight and drove my Jeep 20 miles to photograph a farm I’ve been shooting for the past 15 years. Sometimes it’s hard to keep a relationship fresh and exciting for such a long period of time, but like an exciting woman, this subject reveals something new to me every time we meet.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Apr 05, 2009 0 comments

If we’re to believe what it says on the energystar.gov website, breaking a Compact Fluorescent Light bulb is a scary proposition. CFLs contain mercury, the same stuff that’s in the fish we’re not supposed to eat. The gov’s FAQ suggests that if a mishap should occur, the first steps include ordering people and pets to vacate the area, airing out the room by opening a window for 15 minutes or longer, and shutting down the central forced-air heating system.

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: Sep 17, 2009 2 comments

Filters for Fall Foliage

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Jon Sienkiewicz Blog Posted: May 06, 2010 1 comments

iPad Camera Connectivity Kit

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