Category: Seattle


On Broadway in Capitol Hill. I was walking with a lens I’m not 100% comfortable with, the 90mm Summicron. That was the only lens I had with me that walk. I looked to my right as I walked past an open window looking into a...

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The term “brogrammer” is a thing here in Seattle. The portmanteau of “bro” and “programmer,” obviously. There’s the notion that all of the importation of programmers from all over both...

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Air Conditioning

Seattle is about to have a hot spell. Mid-90ºs. The thing is most of Seattle lacks AC. Seattle has a temperate climate for most of the year. It rarely snows. It rarely gets overly hot. Therefore, most houses don’t have air...

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Portrait – At 21mm

Everyone knows that you shoot portraits at a medium telephoto. Pick something from 75mm through 135mm if you want to flatter your subject, right. 21mm? (Yes, on a full frame) Why not? This is uncropped. Yes, I would crop in a...

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Alki Lighthouse

Leica M10 + SEM 21mm @ f/8 Ennie and I went up to the top of the lighthouse at Alki Point. The depth of field at 21mm is amazing. The near-field is still out of focus. A foot away is in focus. The first shot had the...

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