Hello, kind visitor. This is the personal web site for Chad Patteson. I just did a major re-design to this site so check back later for more good stuff.
About this site…
I bought the domain name tiltshift.com around the year 2000. Why “tiltshift”? It’s a photography term that describes the ability to tilt or shift the lens in relation to the film plane. I’m a big fan of Ansel Adam and most of those
“The view camera adjustments permit shifting and tilting of the lens and film up and down or sideways in relation to each other. Knowing how to use these adjustments gives us an extraordinary degree of control over the content and focus of the image.”
– Ansel Adams
I’m an Oregon native, born in the Mid-70s. I enjoyed growing up in the rural community of
I live in Northeast Portland Oregon with my wife and our new baby girl. I’m a contract web developer/designer/IT/geek. See my work-related portfolio page.
If you want to contact me, just leave a comment below, or send email to me at chad (a t) tiltshift (d o t) com . See also:
Thanks for visiting!