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Man Goal #1

Ever since I got an early production pair of 1791 Jeans, I try to get manly in them. This weekend I camped in them and I’m pretty sure that Bo wiped snot on them. While freezing, because my sleeping bag zipper was busted, I made a short term man goal. Kill Something. Eat it. Wear … Continue reading

Mont Blonc

Mont Blonc claims the tallest peak in the Western Alps. It’s on the border of France and Italy, for centuries they have fought over exactly whose it is. For now, France has it. My favorite pens are Mont Blanc, named for the mountain but manufactured in Germany. German actress, turned American, Marlene Dietrich was honored … Continue reading

Shutter Speed.

Everybody knows that a faster shutter speed helps make a crisper shot. But did you know that when using a flash, shutter speed is how you control the exposure in the background that is out of range of the flash? So if you want a darker background, nail your exposure on whatever you’re lighting, then … Continue reading