Canon is no longer offering repair for my Mark II

Makes me wonder, was it worth the cost? $4k back in 2004. It was great having good equipment for the year and a half it took before the paper upgraded. But… here we are now and it’s a useless prop. Don’t be like me… sell and upgrade before you lose all value. Repairs stopped last…

Republican National Convention – pt 9

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune on the first day of the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida, Tuesday, August 28, 2012.

I knew my Mark 2 was an old camera, but damn if it isn’t a dirty old man as well. I was photographing this lady… …when the camera’s autofocus took a detour and tracked back to the other lady’s cleavage… …before returning to where I wanted it. Nice try, Smokey. You’re still in timeout. I…

Welcome Home SFC Mike Jones

Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune SFC Mike Jones, Utah National Guard, embraces his friend Jeff Malo, after returning home to Eagle Mountain. Family, friends and neighbors lined the streets of Eagle Mountain to welcome Jones home Friday, November 12, 2010. On his fourth deployment, Jones was injured in Afghanistan in September. Jones' wife Kindra Jones is at right.

Just Hit Cheyenne…

Cheyenne - at the Plains Hotel Wednesday January 14, 2009; 1.14.2009

After a few minutes in Wyoming, I spotted my first cowboy. Here is the view right now from my room at The Plains Hotel in Cheyenne, Wyoming: I’m in town for the Wyoming Press Association’s Winter Convention, where I’ll be judging the photo entries, critiquing portfolios, and speaking about my work. Judging with me will…