Portfolio Naples March 2017 - Page 24

A computer engineer by trade, the camera just made sense to Jeff. He views the camera much like a musical instrument; by having to know what each key or (in his case) dial does and how it changes the final composi- tion.  Having a “nice” piano or a “nice” cam- era can have little to do with the final outcome. It comes from experience, practice, trial and error mixed with originality and passion. His specialty is creative exposures. Since a camera is not capable of seeing the same high dynamic range as the human eye, 22 PORTFOLIO MAGAZINE