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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The Spectrum Of B&W

IR What I Am • Faux Infrared • IR Filters • Cameras Converted To Infrared • More Than IR

I love the look of infrared photography; it's such an interesting black-and-white interpretation of landscapes.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Almost Aerial Photography

How to get a perspective from above with a low-impact, portable solution

I enjoy working from all photo angles, but I always keep an eye out for the highest point that I can shoot from.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Shooting Waterfalls

Quick pro tips for capturing summer’s cascades and tumbling torrents

Waterfalls are likely one of the most common subjects of landscape photographers, on par with sunsets and wildflowers.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Coastal Areas, Maine

If you could draw a relatively straight line that followed the Maine coast from Kittery to Lubec, you'd end up with a length of about 230 miles.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

In The Eye Of The Beholder

Photography As Art • Everything Old Is New Again

Actually, the concept of art is very inclusive and invites participation by creator and viewer at every level of our experience.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Extended Vision

Stacking Tele-Extenders • Power Pro • Straighten Up • Pay For Music

I want to use more than one tele-extender on my Canon telephoto lens, but my tele-extenders won't mate.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014


This Mexico jewel is like photographic candy

It's a tall order, and Oaxaca, Mexico fills it all, and then some.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Becoming The Camera

When the cosmos speaks to you, listen

Cartier-Bresson brought this into focus for photographers when he said, "Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst!" And he meant shooting film, not digital!

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Antarctic Dreams

The exhilaration of being out of the comfort zone

I recently returned from an amazing adventure to Antarctica with Michael Reichmann and Kevin Raber's Luminous Landscape photographic workshop. Only three weeks before departure this past January, I was asked to replace an instructor who was unable to go.

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