The “Albuquerque Photo”

by Jeff Greene /   An Iconic Microsoft Company Photo – 30 Years Later Top row, L-R: Steve Wood, Bob Wallace and Jim Lane; Middle row, L-R: Bob O’Rear, Bob Greenberg, March McDonald and Gordon Letwin; Front row, L-R: Bill Gates, Andrea Lewis, Marla Wood and Paul Allen. (Missing: Miriam Lubow, who missed the photo…

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Microsoft Icon of Imaging – Deanne Fitzmaurice

TIME – Pictures That Matter   by Jeff Greene /   Pulitzer prize winning photographer, and Microsoft Icon of Imaging, Deanne Fitzmaurice has once again been recognized for her outstanding work in  photojournalism.   TIME Magazine has selected one of Deanne’s’ images for the title page of it’s 2008 collection of Pictures That Mattered from…

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Microsoft Icon of Imaging – Matthew Jordan Smith

by Jeff Greene / Matthew Jordan Smith is one of the world’s most respected fashion photographers; creating portraits of celebrities, appearing on America’s Next Top Model, and shooting for major corporate advertising accounts.  My article in this months’ Studio Photography magazine “How to Be a Celebrity/Fashion Photographer” profiles Matthew’s career and style and can be…

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The Online Microsoft Store

By Jeff Greene /     For those of you who are too lazy to drive to your local computer store prefer the convenience and environmentally sound option of shopping online, Microsoft has just announced the Microsoft Store – the first online store where you can purchase the full selection of Microsoft products directly from…

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Microsoft Icon of Imaging Reed Hoffmann

“Surprise Me”   By Jeff Greene /     Our good friend and Microsoft Icon of Imaging Reed Hoffman is profiled by writer Mark Lapin in a new article posted on the Microsoft Pro Photo website.      Reed discusses his award-winning career and explains how life’s surprises, making the best of fortunate circumstances, and…

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Vote! …and take a few pictures

by Jeff Greene /     First of all, if you haven’t done so already, quit reading this and go vote. Now. If you are not sure where your polling place is located, take 30 seconds and check here: http://www.voteforchange.com/ I’ll wait…     Today is a historic one in the annals of American politics…

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…Fall Back!

Daylight Saving Time Ends   by Jeff Greene /      It’s the first Sunday in November and that means it’s time to run around the house setting all your clocks back one hour.  Well, with all the confusion don’t forget to set the clocks on your digital cameras as well.     The days…

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The Peace Caravan Project

by Jeff Greene /     The Peace Caravan Project is an ongoing collection of images by photographer Marla Mossmann that aims to “nourish the principles of international co-operation, exchange cultural values, share understanding of the environment, and foster the equality of all peoples including women and children.”   Mossman and her Peace Caravan Project…

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PhotoShelter Rescues Stranded DRR Passengers

by Jeff Greene /     PhotoShelter is offering a rescue package for Digital Railroad customers who wish to transfer their images from their existing DRR archive to a PhotoShelter Personal Archive 2.0.   According to PhotoShelter, the following terms apply: – Sign up for a PhotoShelter Personal Archive 2.0 account – Provide proof of…

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Digital Railroad De-railed

Digital Railroad Jumps the Tracks By Jeff Greene /   This announcement from Digital Railroad was posted on the DRR.net  site today recommending immediate action for member photographers:   We’re sorry to inform you that Digital Railroad (DRR) has shut down. On October 15th we reported that the company had reduced its staff and was…

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