Tag Archives: monochrome

Tales from the Crypt

It just wouldn’t be All Hallows Eve without a graveyard now would it?  And this graveyard is a very old famous one in Scotland – St. Andrews Cathedral.  The Cathedral (what’s left of it) dates back to the 12th century.  … Continue reading

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Says who?

Says this Barred Owl we were fortunate to be led to by another couple who had seen it first on the park walking trail after they saw us with our cameras.  It was a great start to the exploration of … Continue reading

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I want to fly like a seagull…

Sometimes not every good image is a perfect one.  In this case only one bird is completely in frame, the others are just partially in and only one is sharp.  This is what happens when you are working at trying … Continue reading

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Dark Dogwood

For monochrome Monday… Teri 📷 (Billy is taking a little break and will be back soonish)    

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Staying home photography 2

After a bit I gave up trying to copy the Sudek image and just began to enjoy seeing how the light made shadows and patterns from the glass and the window blinds.  I particularly liked how this one turned out.  … Continue reading

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Staying Home Photography

You’ve all seen a variety of photo challenges/assignments out there nowadays; some from those who do it on the regular and some new ones from us who are getting creative while staying home.  I like to watch YouTube videos to … Continue reading

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Playing with my food – Ap “pear” ently

Getting creative with photographing and editing macro shots of food in the house.  I sense a “photographing in place” series coming on! F 9.0 – 1/125 – ISO 320 -100mm macro lens – tripod Teri 📷  

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Photographing in Place

I have been admonished by friends, family and my doctor to keep inside unless really really necessary as much as possible since I fit into a couple of those at risk categories. Yippee! But it is all for the best.  … Continue reading

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It’s a small world – You can call me but don’t call me Al

A Monday monochrome macro moment here (and alliteration) featuring an old phone.  When shooting a macro image you  have two choices.  You can photo stack to make everything come out sharp or you can deal with that thing that goes … Continue reading

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It’s a small world – Space Pirate

Well if you stretch your imagination a bit he becomes a space pirate.   Some of you may recognize the “rocket” that the little pirate is standing next to.  This piece of gear should be part of every photographers kit in … Continue reading

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