Category Archives: Photo Techniques

La Luna

Human beings have long stared into the sky to look at the full moon and when everything works in harmony (like weather conditions) it is a beautiful sight to behold and to photograph.  But how do you get a good image … Continue reading

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Bird Photography – Part 2

Bird photography is a wonderful genre of photography that will get you out into nature to experience the winged wonders that share this world with us.  You don’t always have to get that far out into nature though as you … Continue reading

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Mini Doctor Who Theater – Who are these Doctors?

Here from left to right are, Doctor #3, Jon Pertwee (whose son, Sean Pertwee, plays Alfred the butler to a young Bruce Wayne in the series Gotham) Doctor #2, Patrick Troughton, who you may or may not recall was the … Continue reading

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Colored Pencils Macro

Long gone are the days when a box of 64 crayons or a big box of coloring pencils would make children want to run and create their own Picasso.  Coloring books for children still exist but there is the trend … Continue reading

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What can happen on a photo safari with the African Painted Dog

What do I mean by what can happen on a photo safari?  Well, many things great and frustrating.  The day you go on safari the weather could be terrible (very hot or very wet) or in the case of my … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse – Second Image

This photo shows more of the corona as the three shutter speeds merged here are 1/8, 1/15 and 1/60.  If you look closely, to the left of the sun is one little white dot.  I’m not sure if it was … Continue reading

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Solar eclipse 2017 – Some tips for viewing and photographing

On August 21, 2017 parts of the United States will see their first total solar eclipse in almost 50 years!  While many would just as soon watch it on the internet or on television, many will want to see this … Continue reading

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