Monthly Archives: October 2014

Floating Island

I found an outlier from the workshop.  I love the sweeping curve of the shore and the way the sky blends with the water. Advertisements

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The Hunter

Orion was watching over the yard a few nights ago.  The clouds are lit by a little town a few miles to the south.

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Eclipse

I had a few spare minutes to try and capture the eclipse through the trees in my backyard. Even with a 10 stop filter, it was still too bright to get a sharp sun, but I had the bonus of … Continue reading

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2014 Fall Color Workshop – Colors

I attended Bryan Hansel’s Fall Color Photography Workshop the last week of September. We had terrific weather and couldn’t have had a better workshop. Everyone in the group got some fantastic. images. I got so many good shots I had … Continue reading

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2014 Fall Color Workshop – Sunrise/Sunset

We got some fantastic sunrises on the shore of Lake Superior.  The rocky shoreline makes for some dramatic compositions. The sunsets were less vivid but we still got some great shots. View Slideshow

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2014 Fall Color Workshop – Night

We had to reschedule our night session due to clouds.  We were rewarded with a dead calm, crystal clear night.  As a huge bonus we were treated to one of the best northern light shows I’ve ever seen.  We shot … Continue reading

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2014 Fall Color Workshop – Abstracts

I played with a bunch of abstracts. Its easy and fun.  I can’t do in-camera double exposures so I was limited to zooms and camera movement during exposure but I still got a bunch I liked. View Slideshow

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Bloody Moonday

Not much to say.  I need a longer lens – this is hugely cropped.  I also lost the battle and had to give up on getting a tack sharp focus – I don’t know what that was all about.  I … Continue reading

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Summer Camping

I already posted some of the waterfall shots from this summers camping trip but I finally worked on the rest.  The weather was nice and I got a couple good sunsets along with some night shots. View Slideshow

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