When choosing a macro lens, it’s not just about magnification. ...
Few places on earth match the scenic wonders of the American Southwest.
It's such an exciting time for photographers, but it can be difficult to keep up with all the rapidly changing technology.
Each of us has different work to do with different cameras, we're gathering background for the written story, we know what the objective is, and we support each other as much as possible.
I love the way winter fog and mist can simplify the landscape and lend a tranquil mood to a scene.
Every photographer will have grappled with the question of how much to edit photos in the camera or later with tools like HDR software, Photoshop and Lightroom.
I have one of the new Canon cameras that allows multiple captures on a single frame.
ome animals live in the shadows of a mystique we have bestowed on them.
If there's one thing I haven't been sweating too much in the 11 or so years since I went from shooting slides to shooting digital, it's exposure.
A tele-extender, when placed between the camera body and lens, multiplies the magnification of the lens to which it's attached.
Thus began a journey that changed me both as a photographer and as a person.
For this column, I want to share some new images. ...
Lately I've seen a number of interesting images of the night sky showing a silhouetted foreground and the Milky Way.
I hope Oprah won't mind if I use a tagline she made famous. ...
Also labeled: Fleeting Vistas
Single-speed mountain bike riders, boulderers, prime lens users. ...
The aperture setting is critical to three different aspects of image capture.
Also labeled: Tech Tips
It's the kind of challenge I get more and more frequently in these tight economic times.
My wildflower photographs usually fall short.
On Earth Day this year, my daughter and I visited the nearby Merced River Canyon, where I lived for 20 years.
Also labeled: On Landscape
Post a new iPhone photo on Facebook every day? What have I gotten myself into?!
Also labeled: Basic Jones
Many exciting nature subjects come with a built-in photographic challenge: reflections that mask color and detail.
Also labeled: Tech Tips
The supermoon of May 5, 2012, rose just after sunset, so the photographic opportunities were fabulous.
In sports, the POV camera captures a game from the point of view of the player. The view might be over the shoulder or any location near their position, of them or the action.
In most cases, grid-focusing screens are designed to intersect at the points where the camera focuses; that's one reason why they aren't interchangeable among manufacturers and specific camera models.
Northern Montana's expansive Glacier National Park offers over 700 miles of trails, with 760 lakes, 175 mountains and two dozen glaciers. ...
The annual spring migration of shorebirds is an awesome phenomenon. Untold millions of them fly from wintering grounds all over the Americas to reach summer nesting grounds in the Arctic. As they cover distances spanning half the globe, their food...
When making the transition from stills to video, the conventional wisdom dictates that camera movement is bad.
A short one this time, just walking out to Papohaku Beach here on Molokai to watch the sunset.
When I'm teaching photographers how they can improve their photography, I often talk about the need for separation of tones in postprocessing.
This issue will reach you in April, when spring is really getting started in most of the country.
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