Publishers Note . . . We are deeply saddened by the loss of our friend Uwe Steinmueller. He was a pioneer in an educational photographer website with his Outback Photo.com. He wrote numerous books and was always looking to help photographers understand the digital realm better. I personally worked and shot with Uwe numerous times while working at Phase One. I want to thank Alain for doing this tribute article and reminding us of the good times many of us had with Uwe. Kevin Raber, Publisher
1 - Introduction
Uwe Steinmueller passed away on August 8 th 2014. He suffered a heart attack. This essay is intended as a testimony of my personal relationship with Uwe Steinmueller. In a way it is also a testimony about his career. It is not intended to be a personal history of his entire life, only a history of my relationship with him.
Uwe Steinmueller and Natalie Briot at Point Lobos
2 - How we met
I met Uwe Steinmueller on the web, over email. I forgot what our fir...
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