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Photography Update: Legion, Mar. 5, 2011

So after a bit of a hiatus, I’m back with some more photos I took yesterday. Considering how I haven’t done much photography in the last little while, I’m reasonably happy with how these turned out. Hope you enjoy them!

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Black & White Swing Thing, and Sailor Legion

Okay okay, I know; these should have been up two days ago. I’ve been busy, okay? Regardless, here they are. I didn’t take too many photos at the Black & White Swing Thing, but I think I got a few

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May 18 Photography Update

About two months ago, I found myself hitting a brick wall with my creativity. Not just photography in general, but with website design, programming, and life in general. I found myself not producing anything that I considered “up to par”. Thus, my camera found a home, case gathering dust, in my closet, wasting its life away.

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January 18 Photography Update

The latest batch of photos is in. This time, all are from this past week’s Legion, where we got a great turnout. I was able to try out using my flash in slave mode, where it gets controller by a

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January 16 2010 Photography Update

Over the past week, UMSwing has had a recruitment table up in an attempt to get new members interested in the club. During that time, we do a lot of dancing (a couple hours a day), hoping that some people

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An Exploration Into Using An Off-Camera Flash

Recently, I bought a set of Cactus V2 remote flash triggers off of a friend for my camera. These allow me to use a flash off-camera, which can give me a number of different lighting effects based upon position and

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Oct. 24 Photography Update

Now that I’ve been taking more photos recently, I’m getting into the habit of posting them up a little more frequently. Rest assured, I’ll keep you all updated when I put up new photos. If you want to take a

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Upcoming Swing Events

For this Monday’s blog post, I’d like to stray a little from my typical technology discussions and focus on something far from that: dance. Not just any kind of dance, though. I’d like to quickly discuss swing dancing. This might

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