And Then the Sunset

(click on any photo in this post to enlarge it) I had the chance Saturday to do some exploring around Alma with the gang from Kansascapes.  We had hoped to photograph the moon rise out in the Flint Hills, but the clouds weren’t cooperating with us; a predicted 25% cloud cover had turned into 95%…

My 2011 in photographs

I’ve created a slideshow from my 2011 photographs. These are in chronological order so the slideshow represents my year in photos.  You can view the slideshow at the link below: My 2011 in photographs.  Enjoy!                

The end of Infrared (IR) season…

    Infrared ‘season’ is about over for me…we are quickly losing all the vegetation from the trees as fall is finally taking hold.  Vegetation strongly reflects IR light… combine the strong reflectance of vegetation  and the dark skies of IR photos and you can get some very striking  images.  But as we lose a…

Recording the Light or the Experience?

Everyone knows that photography is all about light (and shadows).  Often photographers will talk about “the right light” or “magic light”.  Photographers can spend hours talking about the “exposure triangle” of shutter speed, f-stop, and ISO and how those factors control the amount of light recorded while making a photograph.  I’m sure my wife can…