The images themselves, quite frankly, are boring snapshots.Yet, a lot of people are up in arms saying they are insulted by these images. I found it fascinating that images can become insulting not by what they depict but rather by what they do not show
We say that an image is worth a thousand words. Well, it this case, an images needs a thousand more words.
Quebec Mayor Regis Labeaume speaks to TQS (Television Quatre-Saisons) TV station employees in front of the local station in Quebec City April 23, 2008. Remstar, new owner of TQS, announced this morning that they will stop the production of all their news bulletin on September 1st, firing 270 employees.
Technical: Canon EOS 1D mark II, 1/250 at f13 with a 16-35 at 23mm – ISO 200, on camera flash
Vice President Dick Cheney and Air Force Two left town with quite a blast and it was a force to be reckoned with
Mastering off camera flash is great for portraits, but why stop there? This morning, I went to a press conference. The kinda-boring-guy-standing-behind-a-microphone talking-to-the-media type of press conference.
I setup a remote flash on a magic arm and a super clamp on a chair, fired thru a pocket wizard. At least, I could say that I got some nice light out of it. Super clamp and magic arm are fun. You can set them up pretty much everywhere, and you can attach a flash or a remote camera to them. The limit is your imagination!