Using a prism to bend light and blur reality

Using a prism to bend light and blur reality

Using a prism to bend light and blur reality There’s an all-too-popular photography trick seen across Instagram that involves using a prism to bend light in front of your lens. Some people will shoot directly through it, others will use it to refract colored...
Shooting live music with the Nikon D5

Shooting live music with the Nikon D5

Shooting live music with the Nikon D5 Sometimes, my job is pretty kool. A couple of weeks ago, I had the pleasure of taking out Nikon’s new flagship DSLR, the D5, to photograph local rock band Kool Stuff Katie in concert at one of Portland’s oldest, most...
Snow day 2016

Snow day 2016

Snow day 2016 Yesterday, it snowed in Portland. These pictures aren’t fantastic, but I feel like I should share them, anyway. Because it snowed. In Portland. And we have to celebrate. Daven Mathies / Blog Editorial style portrait photography in the Columbia...