Bangkok to Shangri-La – Photo Expedition & Workshop It is now possible to travel by road from Bangkok to Chiang Rai, through the far west of Laos, into the heart of China’s Yunnan Province, down the legendary Burma Road, and up into the mountains of Tibet. This expeditions will take minimum two weeks to complete, … [Read more…]
George Mann Photo is now offering Private Photo Tours out of Seattle, Washington, for individuals and small groups. Private Photo Tour Service – We will take you to any location you want, sunrises & sunsets, landscapes, wildlife, festivals, secret locations, full photographic support, every tour is customized for our clients. Transportation – up to 4 … [Read more…]
Wet Season in Kampong Kleang – Tonle Sap Lake – Cambodia – George Mann Years ago you had a 35mm SLR and a bag full of lenses. Then the digital camera revolution came along and like most people you just bought a point and shoot camera. As a matter of fact you have bought quite … [Read more…]
June 1st, 2011 seems like an appropriate date to announce that dpmac has returned to American soil. I have just moved into an apartment near the University District of Seattle, the internet was hooked up this morning, and I am anxiously awaiting the delivery of my office furniture and a new Epson printer. At the … [Read more…]
This is my new 13-inch MacBook Pro and a 10.6-inch Samsung N220 Netbook next to it, both set-up for digital workflow use, while traveling to remote locations. As you can see in the picture above, both computers are capable of running Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (Version 3). The MacBook Pro is the newest mid-2010 version so … [Read more…]
Nikon Digital Photographer Group Membership ID Cards and Membership Certificates are now available. Please join the Nikon Digital Photographer User Group now and start sharing your photos, joining in discussions and keeping up on all the latest Nikon news worldwide. We are currently available as a facebook group (with close to 13,000 members), a flickr … [Read more…]
George Mann – Photo Tour & Photography Services Photographers travel at their own pace, they go to locations not available from regular tour companies, need to have a driver available at 4:30 am for a sunrise shot, and often wait around for the weather to change.
Well it is almost December and within a few short weeks it will be 2010 so I guess it is time to update my Personal Photo Tour Services and plan for the New Year. George Mann – Personal Photo Tour & Photography Services The personal photo tour business has been very poor this year (2009), … [Read more…]
For small groups ranging from 1 to 5 tour participants. We provide personal photo tour services and on location workshops in South East Asia. You let us know what you are looking to do and we will set up the trip for you. We are now based out of Seattle, Washington (USA), but were previously … [Read more…]
Just a little over five years ago I joined a small group of Thai journalists on a tour of the Nikon Factory, just outside of Bangkok, Thailand. Little did Nikon realize that this story would get international coverage on the internet and give a rare glimpse of their manufacturing process to Nikon fans around the … [Read more…]
Garmin nüvi 1490T 5-Inch Bluetooth Portable GPS Navigator with Integrated Traffic Receiver The large screen yet ultra-thin nüvi1490T offers multiple-point routing to make your journey as easy as possible. It has Lane Guidance and Junction View for supreme route awareness. It includes Bluetooth® wireless technology for hands-free phone calls, premium traffic avoidance and ecoRoute™ to … [Read more…]
photo: George Mann – Nikon D80, Nikkor DX 12-24mm f/4 This image was taken at a rest stop on Route 48, about half way between Koh Kong on the Thai Border and the Cambodian capital city of Phnom Penh. The truck in the foreground is carrying gasoline and diesel fuel canisters to sell to stranded … [Read more…]
Nikon D700 body – Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED – AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8G ED – AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED – (not shown but recommended are the Nikon TC-14E II teleconverter and the Think Tank Addicted 2.0 Carry-on backpack.
Nikon D700 12.1MP Digital SLR Camera I know it has been posted all over the internet, but I just couldn’t resist posting this image and applauding the genius (the husband of the birthday girl) who thought of it. What an incredibly great birthday present, especially when it comes together with the real thing.
Nov. 27, 2008 – photo © George Mann – Hand clappers at Suvarnabhumi protest. Whenever the PAD want to make a point, cheer, applaud, or generally want to make noise, they use plastic hand clappers. They are their weapon of choice in this political struggle. When they were cheering a popular PAD speaker, they were … [Read more…]