In Case You Missed It V1.0

Compelling Links from the Photo Community: July 28, 2011 Very cool 360VR  from the Discovery Flight Deck. Fantastic Presentation from Tim Mantoani at the Sports Shooter Academy Lighting Luau. Petapixel reports on Google adding EXIF search. Microsoft has released their RAW file viewing Codec for Windows 7. Thinking about downloading the new Mac operating System […]


One of the best of the lesser-known features that most of the Nikon Cameras I use is the “Interval Timer Shooting” menu item found in the shooting menu. This menu item, allows you to program the camera to automatically take photos at an interval that you set. For example, you could set the camera to […]

On Assignment 101129-Steve Harvey Video

Recently I had an assignment to photograph the author-tv host-comedian-producer-businessman-radio host Steve Harvey at his offices in Atlanta.  The assignment came from USA Today, one of my longtime and most cherished clients.  What was different about this assignment was that in addition to the still photos they ordinarily wanted, they needed me to shoot a video […]

Multimedia tips

Great advice from the good folks at MediaStorm for creating Multimedia here and here. Michael A. Schwarz is a commercial and editorial photographer, digital photography consultant and photo workshop leader based in Atlanta, Georgia. Michael A. Schwarz Photography Michael A. Schwarz Wedding Photography Michael A. Schwarz Digital Photography Training