Christopher Lane of Written By The Light

My late father was a professional photographer and I worked at his studio for several years.  I am now an attorney, but am looking to transition to photography when I retire.

Why do you blog?
I love to write and I love photography.  I want to learn and teach, discover and relate.

If you only had time to read three blogs a day, which ones would they be?
The Online Photographer.

How long have you been using Photoshop/been a photographer?
Life-long on and off.

What type of camera(s) do you shoot with?
Pentax K20D (lightweight) and Nikon D3 (heavyweight)

Mac or PC?
Both, but mainly Mac

What is your favorite piece of photo or computer equipment (other than your camera)?
My 20” iMac.  Great for editing.

What piece of equipment would you most like to get but don’t have?
Nothing, really.

What advice do you have for a novice creative professional/photographer?
Shoot, shoot, shoot.  Keep a camera at all times and shoot.

What inspires you to create?
The beauty around me.

What would be your most important piece of advice about life?
Enjoy yourself.

Where would you most like to live (other than where you live now)?
New Mexico

What do you like to do in your spare time?
Music, photography.

What talent would you most like to have?
Play a musical instrument.

From Inside the Actors Studio:
What is your favorite word?  Boo
What is your least favorite word?  Nipple
What turns you on?  Women
What turns you off?  Women
What sound or noise do you love?  Rock and roll
What sound or noise do you hate?  Fingers on a chalkboard
What is your favorite curse word?  Shit
What occupation other than your own would you like to attempt?  Acting
What occupation would you not want to participate in?  Skydiving
If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the pearly gates?  Pleased to meet you at last.

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