OP – The Blog

Archive for Christopher Robinson

About Christopher

June 27th, 2014

Apple Halts Future Development Of Apple Aperture—Creates Migration Path For New OSX Photos App

Photos for OS X
Apple confirms that Aperture will fade away in favor of the new OSX Photos app.
 
May 21st, 2014

Sending Well-Wishes To Jack Dykinga

Jack Dykinga
Jack Dykinga hospitalized, awaiting lung transplant.
 

May 20th, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Kathleen Wasselle Croft

Wildflower Sunset by Kathleen Wasselle Croft
Kathleen Wasselle Croft’s Wildflower Sunset epitomizes the wildflower season. In this area, the San Francisco Peaks of Northern Arizona, wildflower season is in the summer, rather than springtime.
 
May 20th, 2014

Meteor by Thomas O’Brien

Meteor by Thomas OBrien
It’s time to start thinking about the summer meteor showers. Thomas O’Brien’s Meteor short film is a compilation of time lapse shoots he did of the Geminid, Perseid and Leonid showers from 2007 to now.
 
May 19th, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Steph Sawyer

Shadow's Color by Steph Sawyer
If Steph Sawyer’s name is familiar to readers of OP, it’s because she won our 2013 American Landscape contest with a photo taken in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. She is today’s Photo Of The Day winner with another Wyoming image. This one was sent to the Wildflowers Assignment. That Assignment has been extended until May 20th at midnight.
 
May 9th, 2014

Behind The Scenes – HDVideoPro Editor, Neil Matsumoto’s One On One With Filmmaker/Photographer Corey Rich

Corey Rich On Location
For Rich, the concept and look of the videos evolved during production. During the planning stage, Rich thought the videos were going to be a glimpse inside the professional photographer’s world but as they began making them, he realized he wanted the videos to be a teaching tool rather than profiles. “We really wanted to pass along lessons in each of the videos,”…
 
April 21st, 2014

The Nesting Bald Eagles Of Smith Rock State Park Oregon. A short film by George Lepp.

Nesting Bald Eagles Of Smith Rock Oregon
The making of George Lepp’s Nesting Eagles Of Smith Rock State Park Oregon was detailed in the Eagle Eyes article in the April issue of OP. Check out the extraordinary, HD video which was created with telephoto focal lengths up to 4800mm!
 
March 31st, 2014

VIDEO: Making A Splash—How To Shoot At High Speed With Long Focal Lengths

Making-A-Splash
In their first OPTV Blog post, Varina & Jay Patel show how to create dramatic high-speed, extreme telephoto photos on a day when the sunlight was less than fully cooperative.
 
March 31st, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Paul Phillips

Coral Pink Sand Dunes by Paul Phillips
Paul Phillips submitted today’s Photo Of The Day to the Leading Lines Assignment. “This picture was taken at sunrise in Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park, Utah,” he writes, “I scoped the area out…
 
March 27th, 2014

Photo Of The Day by Dean Cobin

Roundout by Dean Cobin
Using a long exposure to blur the water and create smooth lines through the frame, Cobin leads the viewer from the bottom of the frame into the rugged canyon at the top of the frame.