February 20, 2018 - Great clouds for long exposure!

We rarely have good big puffy clouds to photograph in the central valley of California, so when we do I like to take advantage of them.  This weekend was one of those occasions. I grabbed my camera with my 15-30 mm lens and my 15 stop neutral density filter and went down to the river in the middle of the day.

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February 19, 2018 Processing my sunset image

Every day around 5 o'clock I try to leave the office and go for 30 minute power walk. I walk pretty briskly, trying to build up a sweat during this walk, so I usually don't carry my camera but on Thursday I left the house, stepped outside, looked up, and saw we had some really nice clouds in the sky.

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February 17, 2018 When your pictures are better than your memories!

Don’t you just love it when your pictures exceed your memories of an event?  I do!  And it happened to me today.

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Februrary 16, 2018 - Video demo of crafting an image

During my “Birds of South Florida” workshop for Palm Beach Photographic Centre, we went to Green Cay Wetlands, arriving before sunrise. As we made our way around the boardwalk the sky was just turning a warm shade of pink when this egret presented itself. I liked the contrast of the warm sky with the cool green grass and the reflection of the bird.

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