Photography Hiatus

I've heard from friends that some photographers are still out there working. Not us! Your health (and ours, quite frankly) means it's not worth the risk. That being said, we're spending time maintaining our gear and rounding up new goodies, with delivery speed being a slow crawl. Stay safe y'all!

Chernobyl Click-Bait

News sites are getting a bit click-baity. Yes, there is a fire in the Chernobyl exclusion zone. Yes, radiation levels at the fire are elevated. No, the exclusion zone isn't on fire, just 50 acres of it. They also fail to mention that the fire. according to Google Maps, is 432 km (268 miles) away from Chernobyl, with the City of Kiev between them. Radiation levels at Kiev and the power plant are...

Snippet: Expansion

Him: "So what advice for somebody loking to expalnd his business?"Me: "Avoid brick and mortar."Him: "You mean my own studio?"Me: "No, avoid renting a building or whatever to use as a studio, you have to be very well established to do that. Trick out a garage or a guest room, but don't get hooked into a money pit."Him: "Stupid advice nobody would take me serious!"Me: "If you had a rented studio,...

Snippet: Drunks & Denny’s

Her: "Why do so many drunk people go to Denny's?"Me: "Get something in their bellies to soak up some alcohol, to drink coffee to see if that will help, to hydrate to reduce the hangover, to burn some time while sobering up before heading home. And, back in the day, Denny's used to serve drinks, so you could have a couple of Bloody Marys with your breakfast."Her: "Denny's served alcohol?"Me: "A...