Adam Leonard

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Jesse Ventura Stuns Radio Hosts During Live Show by Popping His Head in and Offering Unsolicited Message on Chris Kyle

Ex-pro wrestler and former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura made a surprise appearance Tuesday morning on Sirius XM radio’s “Opie and Jimmy Show” to call Chris Kyle a “liar” and revel in the $1.8 million judgment he was awarded after winning his lawsuit against the late Navy SEAL sniper’s estate in …

The Basics of Photography: I for ISO

As we continue our series on the basics of photography, we run into the letter “I”. What better term to define in the photo world than one of the …

One of the Best Hospitals in the Country Is Accused of Doing One of the Worst Things Imaginable to Families…Again

There is a hospital consistently ranked among the top in the United States in various pediatric fields. It has been hailed as having the best physicians and is the teaching hospital for the No. 1 medical school in the country.<p>[sharequote align=”right”]“There is this underside, a dark side to …

‘It’s Kidnapping’: Hospital Takes Custody of Teen Because Her Parents Were ‘Too Active in Pursuing’ Her Care

A 15-year-old is stuck in a Boston hospital after the medical facility took custody of her when her parents argued against her diagnosis.<p>Justina Pelletier got the flu last year, was admitted into Boston Children’s Hospital, and has been there ever since when her parents lost custody at the …

JFK a conservative? 12 quotes from the liberal icon that you won’t believe

In the wake of the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination, and in light of Ira Stoll’s new book <b>JFK, Conservative</b>, we decided to pull together 12 of JFK’s most conservative quotes. Use these to astonish both friends and enemies alike!<p><b>1.</b> The American character has been not only …

Read the Last Lines of the Speech JFK Was Supposed to Give on the Night of His Assassination

Many historians have wondered how history might have changed if John F. Kennedy wasn’t assassinated on that fateful day in November of 1963. The world will never know, though the final lines of the speech he would have given on the night of his assassination might provide some insight to the …

Mike Rowe Did Not Mince Any Words in Open Letter Response to Criticism He Received for Appearing on Glenn Beck’s Show

Less than a week after appearing on Glenn Beck’s television program Wednesday to promote his Mike Rowe Foundation, the Facebook page of the “Dirty Jobs” host was hit with hundreds and hundreds of comments from “fans.”<p>Image: Facebook.com/TheRealMikeRowe<p>Many of those comments were less than kind, …

Hear the Rousing Charlie Chaplin ‘Dictator’ Speech That Sparked a Fiery Monologue from Glenn Beck

Glenn Beck opened his radio program Friday with audio from Charlie Chaplin in “The Great Dictator.”<p>The stirring speech happens after Chaplin is mistaken for the authoritarian leader of the land (who looked quite like Adolf Hitler). But instead of the speech everyone expects to hear from the …

Bummed About the GOP Congressional Debacle? John Wayne’s Wisdom on Liberals From Nearly 40 Years Ago Might Help

Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 wasn’t exactly a banner day if you come from a politically conservative perspective.<p>It was the first day after congressional Republicans, by many accounts, made a big show over delaying the implementation of Obamacare during the government shutdown and then essentially caved …

The 3 Biggest Kid Photography Mistakes

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City Demands Residents Remove ‘God Bless America’ Signs From Their Front Yards

Residents in Bartow, Fla., have been asked (or ordered, depending on whom you speak with) to remove “God bless America” signs from their lawns.<p>The crack-down on private property may seem uncommon or targeted, but a city ordinance that limits the presence of signage on private property has been on …

Top Portrait Photography Trends for 2013

Portrait photography stands out from other professions because it encompasses many different niche specialties, including families, babies, seniors, …

Photographing Fall Foliage

Fall colours can be very different from place to place. Some areas will have a very short colour-changing season of a week or less, while elsewhere …

Documentary Photography - Six Tips for Creating a Legacy

We’ve all gone through times in our lives where we’ve lost loved ones. As a portrait photographer I would get calls all the time for “Urgent” family …

Photography

Ron Paul Launches K-12 Homeschooling Curriculum Focusing on Liberty and Self-Discipline

Ron Paul may no longer be representing Texas in the U.S. Congress, but he does have a fascinating new project: A homeschooling curriculum for children of all ages. Using his worldview as the basis of the educational program, Paul has launched RonPaulCurriculum.com, a project that pledges to teach …

How to Shoot High School Football

It’s the middle of August here in Atlanta, and that means that the kids are back in school. It’s a bit earlier than most places, but regardless of …

Creative Dad’s Photography Turns Heads

It’s not unusual for parents to take frequent pictures of their sons and daughters. There are blogs featuring kids around every bend of the web. With …

Photography

Car Photography Techniques With Famous TV Show Vehicles

We all know the intro music and the TV stars behind classic shows, but most of all, we know the cars. The A-team and Knight Rider have two of the …

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Starting Out as a Wedding Photographer

There has been such a huge influx of people wanting to make a living through wedding photography these days that I almost get as many enquiries from …

Staggering: Mich. Family Violently Targeted After Standing Against Teacher Who Molested Their 8th Grade Son

The Janczewski family is fighting the local school district in Rose, Michigan after it emerged that a male teacher molested their 8th grade son and then — unbelievably — six other teachers spoke out <i>against</i> the 15-30 year sentence the man received.<p>“Neal has plead (sic) guilty for his one criminal …

Read the Unbelievably Hateful Letter Sent to Family with Autistic Child: ‘Do the Right Thing and Move or Euthanize Him’

A shocking hate-filled letter attacking a Canadian family’s autistic child has sparked outrage in an Ontario community and beyond. The letter, sent by a cowardly anonymous neighbor, accuses the “idiot” autistic child of being a “nuisance” because of the noises he makes while playing outside.<p>Karla …

So You're Going to Shoot A Wedding: Part 2 of 3 [Day Of]

If you want to know how to photograph a wedding, there are ton of books on the subject but the truth is nothing is going to be a greater lesson than …

The Lone Ranger

What a First Time Wedding Photographer Needs to Know

The news that you are photographing your first wedding often leads to emotions ranging from excitement to apprehension, and in some cases, fear. …

The 7 Classic Pieces of Gear You Will Want After You Get a DSLR

Congratulations! You’re the proud owner of a new camera. But not just any new camera; no, not a new mobile device, not a new point and shoot — not …

Posing Guide for Photographing Women: 7 More Poses to Get You 21 Different Photos [Part III]

A post by Kaspars Grinvalds from Posing App. This is the third article in the series. You may want to look at the previous ones here: 7 standing …

Do You Understand Depth of Field?

Understanding depth of field is essential for any photographer who wants to move past the beginner stage. Using depth of field well gives you great …

5 DIY Photography Projects to Save You Money

Professionals and hobbyists alike realize that photography equipment is expensive. The high costs of gear and accessories is a fact of life for pros …