Strictly an advanced amateur trying to take
pics of the family and occasionally some
great landscapes. Fully converted over to
By day I'm an engineering consultant with
two employees - this pays too well to be a
professional photographer. On weekends,
holidays, trips, climbing excursions, etc. I try
to fit a bit of photography in there.
I am lucky enough to be able to travel a bit
and live in Seattle where I'm 5 minutes from
salt water, 1/2 hour from mountain trails,
and a couple hours away from a volcano.
I hike/climb/backpack as much as possible,
which isn't enough most times.
I have identical twin daughters, a lovely
camera shy wife, a house and two cats.
Do I have too many lenses - who knows!
(8/3.5,,8-18/2.8-4, 12-35/2.8, 15/1.7,
42.5/1.2, 75/1.8 Oly, 45-150Pany)
16/3.5 AI (x2!)
45/2.8 AI-P (x2)
55/3.5 AIS Macro
90/3.5 AI-P CV SL-II
135/2 APO Zeiss ZF.2
180/4 CV APO Lanthar SL AI-S
300/4.5 ED AI
400/5.6 ED A (x2!)
600/5.6 ED-IF AIS
15/4.5-III LM Voigt
65/2 APO Lanthar
85/4 Zeiss Tele-Tessar ZM
135/3.4 APO Leica Telyt M
180/3.4 APO Leica Telyt R