Archive for Opinion

Camera settings for photographing lightning

May 24, 2016 Comments Off on Camera settings for photographing lightning by

First thing  to understand is that going out into a storm to photograph any part of it can be dangerous. Lightning is particularly dangerous. It has not set pattern nor does it care if you are what you think is a save distance away. With that said let’s get to the actual techniques. Notice I […]

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Alien in the Arizona Desert

Jan 26, 2016 Comments Off on Alien in the Arizona Desert by

This image is a composite image of a rock formation that is huge, a night sky and a photo of the moon. I have driven past this area in northern Arizona many times in my travels. It is on the Navajo reservation. The highway is very busy with very few areas to pull off and […]

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Long Nighttime exposures

Aug 07, 2015 Comments Off on Long Nighttime exposures by

I am including in this article a short bit of information concerning shooting long nighttime images. This will include shots of a local park well after dark in Colorado. The images were shot using a Nikon D700, a couple of different lenses, a good tripod when I used one and a Nikon cable release. I […]

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Golden Colorado

Jul 31, 2015 Comments Off on Golden Colorado by

I started this project with a specific goal in mind. I wanted to write a good article about a nice place to visit and photograph. Over the last couple of years I have spent considerable time in the Golden area. It is a favorite spot of mine so I have decided to change the article […]

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Travel photography article 1

Jun 26, 2015 Comments Off on Travel photography article 1 by

This article was going to be a large article about the trials and tribulations of traveling for photographs. I changed my mind about how to approach the idea of writing articles on the art of being a traveling photographer. I am going to focus more on some of the important people and the services they […]

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