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GoPro Battery Life Hero 3 vs Hero 3+

GoPro Battery Life Hero 3 vs Hero 3+

I use the GoPros in a variety of situations. They are very helpful cameras, but they are quirky. One of the big questions is how long will they film before they run out of batteries. As usual, I do my own testing and you should too.

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Old Gentleman Gray on Thanksgiving Day

Old Gentleman Gray on Thanksgiving Day

Nancy has made the reading of “A Good Thanksgiving” a part of our Thanksgiving tradition for as long as I can remember. She has some old flannel cutouts she made years ago when our children were little.

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Sony and Canon Glass on NEX at the Cincinnati Reds

Sony and Canon Glass on NEX at the Cincinnati Reds

My son was in town during the summer and we took in a Reds game (hyperlink for my overseas readers). He brought his Sony NEX-5N. This model has been replaced now, but this isn’t a review of cameras, it is a commentary on the NEX camera using Sony and Canon glass.

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Metabones Speedbooster and Auto Iris Problem on the FS700

Metabones Speedbooster and Auto Iris Problem on the FS700

I am an FS700 owner with a LOT of Canon glass on hand. When the first Metabones adapter came out I rushed to get mine and I must say I was delighted. So when Metabones announced the Speedbooster I got even more excited.

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Eagle Ridge Builders Makes Building a Home Easy & Fun

Eagle Ridge Builders Makes Building a Home Easy & Fun

This spring I traveled again to Temple Texas to do another infomercial for Eagle Ridge Builders. Eagle Ridge doubled their business in the 12 months following the release of their new web site and customer testimonial video we did for them in the fall of 2011.

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How to Fix Video Flicker on DSLR and FS700 Footage

How to Fix Video Flicker on DSLR and FS700 Footage

On my recent trip to Australia I had to deal with lighting issues. Traveling light I brought 2 Lowel Pro-lights and a Lowel Tota-lite with me. I used voltage convertors so I could run them, and left my camera on 60 hz at 30 fps. Normally that worked fine except for one interview.

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A Bit Rough of a Rough Patch Down Under

A Bit Rough of a Rough Patch Down Under

I headed down under for Perth last week and hit a bit of a rough patch. I have discovered that not everything goes your way. After my 6 hour flight from Cincinnati I boarded my Sidney flight at LAX. I was feeling a bit queasy, which was unusual for me. I was soon to discover that I wouldn’t need my iPad, my MacBook, or anything that I brought on board to keep busy during the 15 hour flight.

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Lotus Mechanic Turns Spokesman for Commonwealth Smiles

Lotus Mechanic Turns Spokesman for Commonwealth Smiles

I interviewed Mike Janssen for Dr. Jessica Kress of Commonwealth Smiles in Lexington Kentucky. Mike is a great guy and a talented mechanic. You’ve probably heard the old saying that Kentucky is home to fast horses… and fast cars.

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The Ultimate Makeover Show

The Ultimate Makeover Show

My client Dr. Mike Palmer was contacted by the producers of The Ultimate Makeover Show to assist in the makeover of one of their contestants. They found Dr. Palmer through their web site DrMikePalmer.com. Dr. Palmer is one of our web customers at rm1.net.

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Sam & Ashley

Sam & Ashley

This photo of Sam & Ashley was taken at Chesapeake Farm in Lexington Kentucky. What an amazing location for a photo shoot, one of the world’s treasures of beauty. This photo was taken as part of a set of engagement photos and is beautiful in its own right, but I felt inspired to do something special.

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