Posts By: John Sharpe

Canon G7x

Every couple of years, they roll out the biggest show in Photography. And that’s Photokina. It’s held as a 6 day event in Cologne, Germany. A monster ‘trade show’ of new product from virtually anyone involved in the industry and it’s on now. It’s when the big guns roll out their ‘best of show’ and… Read more »

Super Chameleon

Super Chameleon There’s plenty of discussion where this fascinating little viddy came from about whether it’s real or its fake. Seems to be a split decision but it’s an interesting watch with over –you’re sitting down, right? Over 8 million views. A LOT of us have too much time on our hands. John Sharpe/ Sharpeshots

Lumix CM1-Holy Guacamole!

Panasonic just blew my mind! What a hot new camera. The new Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 sports a 20-megapixel sensor with an f/2.8 Leica DC Elmarit lens. It comes with a mechanical shutter and a manual control ring. Notably, the 20-megapixel sensor is of the 1-inch MOS-type, the highlight of the device, and which is also… Read more »

Key & Peele: Obama Loses His S**T

I must be living under a rock, or maybe A-Rock Obama, because… I honestly haven’t heard of these guys. I saw a feature on them on CBS Sunday Morning today and it was very good. Here’s a LINK Just keepin’ ‘ya in the loop… John Sharpe/ Sharpeshots

Photography with a Twist

There are times when ‘literal’ interpretation doesn’t count. On an early morning road trip with my good buddy Chris ‘BigDoer’ Doering we noticed this shot on the edge of a farmer’s field east of Calgary. Chris and Connie have a terrific blog that covers a boatload of hiking and exploring. They are infinitely curious and… Read more »

Canon 7D Mark II

The Canon 7D Mark II From PetalPixel: The camera will feature a dust-proof magnesium alloy construction on the outside, and a 20.2 megapixel CMOS sensor on the inside with ISO of up to 16,000. We’ll also see a dual-pixel CMOS autofocus system that packs 65 autofocus points (all of them cross-type). There will be a… Read more »

Here Come The Christmas Dogs!

Here Come the Christmas Dogs! OK. I’m crazy to even try this. Dogs are difficult to photograph, I m-e-a-n it. So Kaylene Newsom, a fellow photographer friend and and I got to thinking, we’d like to photograph dogs a lot more often… WHAT were we thinking? The idea of Christmas Cards came up and I… Read more »

Cats Bullying People!

They mean BUSINESS Compilation Of Cats Bullying People Proves Who Really Rules The House. We should have seen it coming when cats started bullying dogs with reckless abandon . Instead, we laughed at how easily they were intimidated . Now, with dogs all but conquered where will be cats turning to…you got it: US! Enjoy,… Read more »