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September 9th, 2013

Behind The Shot: ‘The Earth as photographed from the stratosphere with a Holga’ by Dirk Fletcher and students – Earth’s atmosphere

Posted By David Alexander Willis
View of Earth from the Stratosphere with Holga plactic 'toy' camera space hot air balloon
This project and the image specifically was the combined efforts of a small Modern Alternative Practices class that I teach in the summers at Harrington College of Design, where I am the Chairman of the Photography Programs. The class began with the idea of sending something up to the stratosphere to photograph the earth, but …
March 4th, 2011

Quite a Week

Posted By Kevin Schafer
Celestial Dance
Last night was our final one at Blachford Lake, and it didn’t disappoint. After a slow beginning at 7:30 pm, the lights really got going 3 hours later with a dramatic burst of activity that had everyone outside and gaping skyward.  I tried getting some broader landscapes like this one to balance the many detail …