Capturing the floating paperclip

The paperclip was merely a tool I was using for a completely different capture, but I loved the way it turned out and couldn’t resist sharing it. Canon 60D | … Continue reading Capturing the floating paperclip

Fun Photography: On the Way to the Harvest Moon

Manned exploration to the moon ceased before I was born in 1980. Now in my 30s, I am fascinated with the history, grandeur and intrigue of the space program (yes, … Continue reading Fun Photography: On the Way to the Harvest Moon

Tutorial: How to Shoot the Bokeh Technique in Photographs

I’ve played with this lighting technique as part of┬ábokeh photography as a way of adding a background that correlates with the subject of the photo. I first learned about using … Continue reading Tutorial: How to Shoot the Bokeh Technique in Photographs

Photographing ‘Bolting’ Meme in Silhouettes

Did you watch the 2012 Summer Olympics in London? If you saw the Men’s 100M and 200M finals, you will probably know what my son and I are doing in … Continue reading Photographing ‘Bolting’ Meme in Silhouettes

100 Pennies for My 100th Post

The title almost says it all. This is my 100th blog post since starting my blog earlier this year. To honor that milestone, I took 100 pennies and composed the … Continue reading 100 Pennies for My 100th Post

Help a fellow amateur photographer out

I usually don’t reach out to others to ask them to vote for my photo when it’s in a photo contest, but I really like this photo of my daughter … Continue reading Help a fellow amateur photographer out

Weekly Photo Challenge: Create

I wasn’t sure exactly what I wanted to do to meet this week’s photo challenge – Create – which is why I am a little late getting my photo posted. … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Create