How this image was made

This is my “editor’s version” of one of the images I shot for the alternative rock band YOUR NEW SECRET which will be used for their website and other promotional use for their new EP album release Project Alpha. I got a personal message asking me how I took this and …

The Best Camera is…

[originally published on my Facebook Post page October 15, 2011] – the one you currently have in your hands! A week or so ago, Nikon’s Facebook Page [ https://www.facebook.com/nikon ] got into a heap of trouble and took so much flak for posting a statement “that one is only as good as the camera equipment” eluding to the point that it has to be a Nikon. It actually pissed of a lot of Canon users, which actually comprise about 80% of the DSLR market, and protested that they were more than slighted. As a long time Nikon user, I was …

FX or DX?

How about both?  One feature I rarely used on the Nikon D700 and D800e but will from now on… is the ability to change the setting on the FX dslr(s) to DX.  This actually makes the dslr camera body perform like another body.  It works in a pinch and when …

Goodbye Hostway, Hello GoDaddy

After 12 years, I have just terminated my web hosting with HOSTWAY.  It is not that they screwed up, I am just consolidating all my hosting with GoDaddy – where my tombombon.com domain (along with 3 other domains) is already been hosted.  There have been so much improvements over time since GoDaddy’s inception and accessing all the domains I manage along with all the web hosting from a single interface just simplifies things.  I also will save at least $150 a year by switching over. The design and build to update my old MS FrontPage personal portfolio web site is coming …

Hello world!

After almost 5 years being static and not being updated, tombombon.com is finally getting a major overhaul, moving from the original Microsoft FrontPage era to the latest and the greatest apps. Blah, blah, blah…. This is just a test blog!