Derrick Story is a professional photographer, writer, teacher and photography evangelist for Lowepro. He has authored several digital media books, including his latest, The Photoshop CS4 Companion for Photographers and The Digital Photography Companion (O'Reilly Media, publisher).
Derrick is a Senior Contributor for Macworld magazine where he writes a digital photography column, and he's a regular presenter on the popular training site, Lynda.com.
Online, Derrick has formed a virtual camera club called The Digital Story (www.thedigitalstory.com) that's open to all photography enthusiasts. The site features weekly podcasts, daily posts, training videos, and reader-submitted photos.
You can reach Derrick at DStory@lowepro.com
Derrick's Latest Posts
When building the right Street & Field system for you, the choices you make for the foundation components are very important. I noticed today, in the Lowepro booth at PhotoPlus, there were lots of questions about the different belts, harness, and technical vest. If you’re curious about these pieces, I have a great video for […]
When you have to make flight connections during a cross-county trip, it’s great to have all of your gear onboard with you. As long as it’s manageable, that is. You don’t want to be the guy trying to force a full size suitcase in an overhead bin. With my Lowepro Pro Roller Attache x50, I […]
Here’s a wonderful video featuring Uwe Mummenhoff describing the thought behind Lowepro’s approach to designing the Street and Field system… and why we don’t make regular photo vests. If you’ve never seen Uwe before, he teamed up with Greg Lowe years ago to help make Lowepro what it is today. I’ll let him take it […]
Here’s the challenge. Can I go on assignment for 5 days to New York City to cover PhotoPlus Expo with just the Pro Roller Attache x50? We’re going to find out together. I’m recording the journey scene by scene from San Francisco to New York, including while I’m working around PhotoPlus Expo and in the […]
Some of my most prized possessions I inherited from my father. I have the coin collection that he worked on as a teen. His tattered Boy Scout Handbook sits on my bookshelf. These connections remind me of him. When I was working in Germany, I noticed that a young man was carrying an old Lowepro […]
From the beginning, Lowepro’s Passport Sling has drawn the interest of female photographers in our community. But how would people feel once they had a chance to actually use the bag? I decided to find out by putting a Passport Sling in the hands of Natalie Andes. She’s an enthusiast photographer residing in Broken Arrow, […]
When you have *a lot* of equipment to move from point A to point B, there’s nothing better than the Lowepro Magnum 650 AW or the Magnum 400 AW. Why do I make such a bold statement? I’ll start with capacity. In its main compartment, the 650 AW holds 1-2 Pro DSLRs with one 70-200mm […]