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BRENT PENNINGTON Sara & Tony Tompkins pose for portraits at Nay Ayg Park in Scranton on the afternoon of 02 March 2013.

Saturday Light – Sara and Tony

Alright, time for another edition of Saturday Light! Although I should warn you now that if you’re looking for some kind of big production with lots of lights,…

BRENT PENNINGTON Headshots for Conor O'Brien, photographed at The Vintage on 05 December 2012.

Saturday Light: Conor’s headshots

Keeping things simple on another round of Saturday Light. This is Conor, the co-owner of The Vintage in downtown Scranton. But more than being a local entrepreneur and…

Masquerade Promo shoot pre-visualization sketch.

Masquerade Promo Pre-shoot

Tomorrow night I’m shooting some promo shots for my friends at The Vintage. You won’t see this post until Thursday, at which point the shoot will already be…

Engagement session for Allison Mott and Russell Port, taken in Rittenhouse Square Park in center-city Philadelphia, PA, on the afternoon of 08 September 2012.

Saturday Light – Allie & Russ’ Engagement Session

This is going to be an easy edition of Saturday Light, because 90% of the lighting used during this session was ambient. Which is something of a departure…

Interesting Links

It’s one of those weeks where I’ve sat down at the computer pretty much every day, ready to write, but nothing good has come.  It happens.  Writer’s block,…

The "Fearsome Foursome," creators of NEPA BlogCon, gather for a portrait session at Nay Aug Park in Scranton, PA, on the evening of 21 June 2012. Present are Karla Porter, Leslie Stewart, Mandy Boyle, and Michelle Davies.

Saturday Light – the Fearsome Foursome

Thursday night, while Scranton’s heatwave was still in full-swing, I met up with a quartet of ladies known increasingly as the Fearsome Foursome. They’re some of the local…

Sara Tomkins models at McDade Park in Scranton, PA, on the evening of 10 June 2012.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Review: Portraiture

Alright, so after an embarassing couple of weeks filled with delays, we’re back on track to finally finish up this never-ending review series! So let’s talk portraiture. I…

Takumar 50mm f/4 Macro lens with Fotodiox M42 to m4:3 adapter

First shots with MF lenses on m4:3

Ever since I first started learning about the m4:3 system, I’ve been hearing how easy it is to adapt virtually any range of existing DSLR lenses to work…

Nick Pennington poses for an outdoor session in the woods near Lefferts Pond in Chittenden, VT, on the afternoon of 29 December 2011.

Saturday Light: In the Woods

Stepping back to Vermont during the holidays (the same day that I shot the sunrise photos in the freezing cold) the afternoon temperature reached a balmy 23* and…

Paul Sevensky, reflected in a childhood portrait of his grandfather, photographed on 27 December 2011.

Saturday Light: Paul’s Reflection

This was easily the most unusual portrait shoot I’ve yet done, and one of the most difficult.  The idea was Paul’s – my good friend and fellow photographer,…

Christmas photos of Gianna Gravine taken at Fell Charter School on the evening of 02 December 2011.

Saturday Light: Gianna

Now for something completely different: Gianna, my first foray into the world of children’s photography. This was a shoot done for Gianna’s mom, who is a friend of…

Alexandra Susko models in Regina Hall at Marywood University on the evening of 12 November 2011.

Saturday Light: Alli

This was a shoot I had been looking forward to for a long time, but conflicting schedules kept getting in the way, until finally we were able to…