To capture the details it pays to get close. Among the many water lilies covering the waters surface I knew this was the one. Since It was raining the morning I took this I knew I wanted to get close in order to capture not only the detail in the flower, but to accentuate the… Read More
I love waterfalls! Give me water cascading over rock ledges and I’m in photographer’s paradise. Over the last few weeks I’ve been spending as much time as I can scouting out and photographing waterfalls. All in preparation for my upcoming White Mountains Waterfalls Photography Workshop. Do you like waterfalls? If so, join me June 17th… Read More
Take care of her… …She’s the only one we have.
The One Filter You Can’t Live Without. The Weekly Photo Challenge topic is Landscape, so rather than simply share a few landscape photos I’m going to talk about the one filter that should be in every nature and landscape photographers camera bag. The one filter that cannot be duplicated in the computer, and the one… Read More
To the soft sweet music of the forest the water shall dance.
When photographing landscapes, especially with a wide angle lens, I often place my lens closeup to my foreground element. Doing so accentuates the prominence of your foreground in the composition by giving the illusion that it is larger than it really is. Below are a few examples of how I used a wide angle lens… Read More
Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet. In no particular order… (I think I got them all. But if I didn’t I’m sure someone else HERE did.)
Along came a spider… There are more shadows to enjoy.
Winter Treasure. Winter is coming. Cold winds blow. The mountains frosted white. Deep in forest as the cold takes hold, icy treasures glisten. Changing, new, from day to day on the whims of the stream. There for the taking diamond white, jewels created of ice.
That’s right, you. You know who you are. You’re the person who either can’t read, or understand pictures, or you simply think the rules don’t apply to you. Sensitive ecosystem, that’s for suckers. You’re the fisherman who has plenty of energy to carry your bait container down to the stream. Probably a six pack too.… Read More