If A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words…

Then why do so many people look down on comic books and books with a lot of pictures in them? I picked this up from the Geek Club a bit ago. Most of them are avid readers of comic books or graphic novels. History Geek tends to be the lone exception in this in that […]

Four New Cameras From Canon!

Last week saw the announcement of three new cameras from Sony. Not to be outdone, this week Canon has announced the addition of three new cameras to its PowerShot line-up as well as a new EOS DSLR. Take a moment to learn more about the Canon PowerShot G15, the Canon PowerShot S110, the Canon PowerShot […]

Sony Announces Three New Cameras!

There’s been some big news out of Sony this week. They’re adding three new cameras to their all-star line-up. We have them available for pre-order now so reserve your camera today! The first of these three new cameras is the Sony Alpha SLT-A99V 24.3 Megapixel SLR Digital Camera. It sports a 24.3 Megapixel 35 mm […]

Historical Photographers: Thomas E. Franklin

On Monday we featured an article about Thomas E. Franklin’s most iconic and famous photos: Raising the Flag over Ground Zero. Today he is the subject of our post. Thomas E. Franklin was born in 1966. He graduated from State University of New York at Purchase in 1988 and began working at The Record in […]

Photos That Changed History: Raising the Flag at Ground Zero

Tomorrow is the anniversary of the September 11 attacks in New York City and in Washington D.C. History Geek has been telling me about them and showing me photos and newspaper clippings he collected that day. He suggested the photo we’re running today as a good way to remember the tragedy. So, today’s historical photograph […]