About Me

Vital Stats
37 Years old, grew up in Fullerton and Huntington Beach California, residing in Corona California

Occupation
Full time Systems Analyst and Project Manager for in-house built applications at a global financial institution.

Last Book Read
12 Pillars of Success

Favorite Restaurants
Rogue Ales and Public House - Portland Oregon, The Pike - Seattle Washington, Carnegie Deli - New York, Grimaldi's Pizzeria - New York, Boudin - San Francisco California,  Hash House A Go Go - Las Vegas Nevada, Lucilles Smokehouse BBQ, Hard Rock Cafe

Hobbies
Photography, exploring new places, traveling, muscle cars, drag racing

Photography gear I use

  • Sony A7R II with Metabones Mark IV EF to E Adapter
  • Canon 5D Mark III DSLR
  • Zeiss Distigon T* 21mm f/2.8
  • Canon 16-35mm f/4L
  • Canon 24-105mm f/4L
  • Canon 70-200mm f/4L
  • Canon 35mm f/2
  • Canon 50mm f/1.4
  • Canon 85mm f/1.8
  • Lee .6 stop and .9 stop Graduated Neutral Density filter
  • Lee Big Stopper 10 stop Neutral Density filter
  • Singh-Ray .6 stop reverse Graduated Neutral Density filter
  • Marumi circular polarizer
  • Gitzo 3540 carbon fiber tripod
  • Markins ball head with Really Right Stuff quick release and L bracket
  • Gorillapod
  • Favorite photo editing software
    Lightroom CC, Photoshop CC, Nik Photo Efex 4, Nik Silver Efex 2, Topaz Adjust, Topaz Clarity, Imagenomic Noiseware

    Computer Setup
    iPad for pre-editing workflow via Lightroom Mobile, photo processing done on custom built computer rig with color calibrated Dell 21 inch monitor

    Frequently visited communities
    Fred Miranda
    Canon Camera Users Group on Facebook
    Sony A7/A7r Shooters Group on Facebook
    Digital Photography School Group on Facebook
    Photo.net
    Phlearn (awesome Photoshop tutorials)
    Visual Sensory (shameless plug)

    Photographers that inspire me
    Chris Burkard
    Thomas Hawk
    Scott Kelby
    Chase Jarvis
    Jim Goldstein
    Art Wolfe
    Guy Tal
    Jim Patterson

    Personal Philosophy
    Live for today because tomorrow may never come.

    Questions and Comments
    Email: corey@visualsensory.com
    Phone: 949-307-9724