Award-winning author & photographer Tony Northrup has published more than 30 educational books. Among other titles, Tony is author of Stunning Digital Photography and Windows 8 Inside Out. As a photographer, Tony’s work has been published worldwide on magazine, book, and CD covers, and everywhere from Velveeta to Viagra ads. Tony lives in Waterford, CT with his wife (that gal in the next block over), daughter, and two dogs.
Tony uses the Canon 5DS-R for most of his professional work. When he’s shooting just for fun, he usually uses the Sony a7 II or just his Samsung S5 smartphone.
Professional photographer, Chelsea Northrup, started photography in high school using film cameras, and went on to study film photography at Connecticut College. Her work as both a photographer and model has been published world-wide in just about every digital and print format, including book, magazine, and CD covers. When she’s not working, she enjoys abstract, travel, and night photography.
Chelsea co-hosts their YouTube channel, runs the publisher Mason Press, and is the project editor for the team’s complete series of video books.
Chelsea uses the Nikon D810 for most of her shooting, whether working professionally or just having fun.
Producer Justin Eckert films and edits the videos for the team’s YouTube channel and video books, as well as handling some customer support. As a photographer, Justin is passionate about wildlife photography.
His favorite video cameras are the Sony a7S (with a Shogun, for video) and the Panasonic GH4. For wildlife, Justin prefers the Canon 7D Mark II and the Canon 100-400 L IS II.
Along with Justin, Siobhan edits the videos for the team’s YouTube channel, as well producing the team’s weekly live show and handling most customer support requests.
Siobhan’s favorite video camera is the Panasonic GH4. Siobhan studied film photography in high school, but now prefers the Nikon D3300 for her family photography.