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Posts Tagged ‘dramatic’

March 1st, 2011

Utopia Planitia

Posted By Joseph Rossbach
Utopia Planitia
Setting foot in this remote area of the Paria Plateau is as close as I will ever come to walking on Mars. The landscape is about as “alien” as it gets consisting of strange warped and twisted sandstone set against a bleak desert environment. On this day in mid November, I drove out across a …
February 17th, 2011

West Virginia Winter Wonderland

Posted By Joseph Rossbach
Morning Light at Blackwater Falls
Winter wonderland in West Virginia, well not this winter for me. I have been visiting and photographing this area of the Allegheny Mountains in eastern West Virginia for over ten years in every season. Winter being a favorite time for me. The conditions are more challenging than the other three seasons, and with most photographers …
November 9th, 2010

Dare to Photograph Dramatic Close-Ups

Posted By Rob Sheppard
CA Los Osos Poppy WA 500
I am going to give you a secret to photographing up close that will immediately give you dramatic, unusual shots. Use a wide-angle as close as you can to your subject. That goes against all sorts of advice you have probably heard, and that is exactly why doing this will give you unexpected shots that …