Matthew Counts

Felice and Christian’s Wedding

I was asked to be the second photographer for this wedding which makes it my first professional wedding shoot and I’m really happy with the results. I wasn’t sure what lenses I would need for a wedding since it was my first one so I brought all the ones I have and I think I [...]

Bronx Zoo

All these pictures were taken with the Canon 135mm f/2 L lens.

Inspirational Gallery: 20 Examples of Incredible Strobist Photography

In the past few years there’s been an influx of photographers who consider themselves ‘Strobists’, a term taken from David Hobby’s website which focuses on teaching how to set up off camera lighting for new and experienced photographers alike. It has become something of a phenomenon with some wonderful and creative photography being the [...]

Assignment: The Modus Collection Fashion Show

In June I went to The The Modus Collection Prodigy Trunk & Fashion at Ned Devine’s in Faneuil Hall, downtown Boston. The show featured Santi DeOleo’s new t-shirt collection. The room was buzzing with excitement before the show with lots of drinking involved, of course. The crowd responded enthusiastically as some of the models started [...]

Review:Is the PocketWizard AC3 ZoneController worth it?

If you’re like me and use hotshoe flashes with softboxes in your photoshoots then you’ve been there before: the softbox – like the Westcott Apollo – is set up with the hotshoe flash inside, set to manual with a remote trigger and you have the camera positioned just right and the subject makes a pose. [...]

Post Processing Challenge 1: The Balloon

I just did my first post processing challenge with a few friends where we each edit a picture and see what we come up with for a final product. you can see all the edits here but I got a few questions about what my process was so I decided to do a write-up of [...]

Bruins Championship Parade!

So the Bruins won the Stanley Cup this past Wednesday and today (Saturday) the streets are flooded with Bostonians celebrating. The parade went from the TD Garden to Copley Square. I hit the road and arrived at Copley Square just in time to catch the tail end of the event and in time to view [...]

Boston At Night

A few night pictures of Back Bay around the Boston Public Library

Lamborghini Gets Creative With Its Commercials

An impressive set of stills from recent Lamborghini commercials

Inspirational Gallery: Dramatic Portraits

Some amazing examples of Dramatic Portraiture for your Inspiration.