Flashing routes at Brooklyn Boulders for New Years Eve

Matthew Stein on Dec 16, 2016 11:55:17 AM

Sometimes the last minute shoots are the most fun. No time for prep, just grab your go bags and head out.

Baby bump progress pictures

Matthew Stein on Jul 31, 2016 1:27:11 PM


This year has seen a lot of changes in our family. While Cathy was working on Cora, I was renovating the 3rd floor of our house. We needed a ...

Photography tips for Pokemon Go

Matthew Stein on Jul 18, 2016 6:18:30 PM

Love it or hate it, Pokemon Go is everywhere. If you hate it, then you're probably not reading this. You also don't care how to take better pictures within the ...

Baby and newborn photography

Matthew Stein on Jul 12, 2016 10:11:57 PM

I'll be honest. I didn't think much of taking pictures of babies until my wife and I had one. Babies can be tricky subjects. Fortunately they're really cute. I ...

Mistakes made while building a door

Matthew Stein on Jun 25, 2016 5:49:54 PM

Mistakes can be valuable, as long as we learn from them. Time and experience help prevent experts from making mistakes. When experts do make mistakes, they know how to catch ...

Building a door

Matthew Stein on Jun 1, 2016 6:30:00 AM

Photo documenting a build process can be simple, if a good lighting set-up is already in place. My "wood shop" is in my basement. Basements aren't known for ...

The importance of using Photoflo

Matthew Stein on May 24, 2013 6:13:00 PM

Clouds live outside.

Clouds don't belong in indoor pictures. This was taken on stage just before

Painting with light

Matthew Stein on May 17, 2013 12:00:00 PM

Photographs evolve into out of darkness. Paintings begin with a white canvas. Our origins come from ...