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Disk Warrior 5 Saved A Year of Photos!

Disk Warrior 5 Saved A Year of Photos!

Last April, two days before I left to go back to the USA to be with my dying mother, I...
Money to Take Their Photo: Trophy Hunter Photography

Money to Take Their Photo: Trophy Hunter Photography

  Recently PetaPixel posted an article that created a huge controversy among its readers. So much so that they actually...
Comprehensive review: Think Tank Photo – Airport Takeoff V2 Photo Bag

Comprehensive review: Think Tank Photo – Airport Takeoff V2 Photo Bag

  If you are like me you spend a lot of time hauling camera gear from flight to flight. Most (though...
6 Ways to Improve your Photography Portfolio: The Goldilocks Principle

6 Ways to Improve your Photography Portfolio: The Goldilocks Principle

  I call it the Goldilocks Principle in editing. Of course, you remember the story of Goldilocks. The little girl...
Feb 2017 Varanasi Lighting Workshop

Feb 2017 Varanasi Lighting Workshop

Here is a quick look at the recent Master Class in Lighting and Portraiture that Piet Van den Eynde and...
A Tribute to Phyllis Brandon, My Mother

A Tribute to Phyllis Brandon, My Mother

  My mother is what Christian’s refer to as a “Godly woman.” To take that out of Christianese and put...
ADHD and How I cope with it.

ADHD and How I cope with it.

I was diagnosed with dyslexia back somewhere close to 1974. In those days many phycologists and other said the same...
Vlog 14 – Python!

Vlog 14 – Python!

  This vlog is normally about photography, but when you rescue a 12ft python, ya just gotta tell someone! Right?...
Vlog #15

Vlog #15

  This video was spur of the moment. Photographer friend Pete DeMarco and I decided at the last minute to...
Matt Brandon Vlog 13: Photographing Iconic Scenes

Matt Brandon Vlog 13: Photographing Iconic Scenes

In this video I look at my struggle to photograph the iconic Tak Bat, alms giving ceremony that takes place every morning...
Matt Brandon Video Log #11

Matt Brandon Video Log #11

Once again I attempt to start my VLOG. In this episode I talk about what I want to accomplish in...
Matt Brandon Vlog 12: Fujifilm GFX Review and more.

Matt Brandon Vlog 12: Fujifilm GFX Review and more.

Currently, I am in Laos, once again. If you recall, I was in Laos back in late November shooting my...
The Coal Haulers of Varanasi, India & the Fuji GFX

The Coal Haulers of Varanasi, India & the Fuji GFX

(Note: All these photos are taken with the Fujifilm X-T2, NOT the GFX.) Late last month, Piet Van Den Eynde...
A Requiem to a Rickshaw Puller

A Requiem to a Rickshaw Puller

  Alou and I have traveled to Kolkata to visit with friends for a few days. I had some time...
Saffron Coffee Shoot

Saffron Coffee Shoot

From Mountain to Cup – The Journey of Saffron Coffee from Matt Brandon on Vimeo. This last week I traveled...
Facing Your Flash Phobia

Facing Your Flash Phobia

If you have spent any amount of time on my blog, you know that I have a phobia about off-camera...
Two New ebooks by Damien Lovegrove

Two New ebooks by Damien Lovegrove

  Digital photography is free so make the most of it. I shoot three times a week on average to...
24 Free Desktop Wallpaper and a Podcast

24 Free Desktop Wallpaper and a Podcast

So even as I write this, things are winding down with the 5 Day Deal. This was the deal that...
Learning to be a good photographer

Learning to be a good photographer

Learning to be good at photography is a lot harder than most people let on. We’ve all heard it countless...
9 Emperor Gods Festival – Pt 4

9 Emperor Gods Festival – Pt 4

This is the last in a four-part series on the 9 Emperor Gods Festival that took place at the Tow...
9 Emperor Gods Festival – Pt 3

9 Emperor Gods Festival – Pt 3

  Just a suggestion, but you might want to read the the first two parts of this series before continuing. You can read the...
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