Monthly Archives: July 2012

Sky meets the water on Pamlico Sound in Rodanthe

This was another scanned B&W image that I was initially unimpressed with re: tonality, etc., but felt it had some potential.  The water was so still that day that the horizon was difficult to locate. Advertisements

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Great Point, Nantucket

These black & white negatives are somewhat old, so I shook them out of the photo envelope recently to scan and retouch a bit.  There are times when a grainy image is ok and this is one of them.  Nantucket … Continue reading

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Nature at it’s Best

Happy graduation to all!  It’s been a great ride.  hope you all celebrate big time.  Brandi, Courtney and Tim – I’ll never forget this project – ever!  John Rash – again, best of luck.

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Those Summertime Hydrangea Blues

More macro photography and the stacking of 6 images….  this particular bloom hadn’t yet flushed out it’s full circle of colors.

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Calling all Entomologists (really!): need help identifying insect

What is this gorgeous creature?  The only place I could think of to start was Google Images, and the closest I came was one called the “Emerald Ash Borer”, but know this is not it.  They’re amazingly fun to watch … Continue reading

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Corlear Bay, Lake Champlain, Part 3

Perfect calm . . .   change of latitude . . .  gone fishin’ . . .

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Corlear Bay, Lake Champlain, Part 2

Winter blizzard coming in from the Green Mountains of Vermont!!  Not really… Getting a bit creative here…  Has anyone out there use the “pencil” icon (draw to modify the curve) vs. the typical setting of curve points when editing with … Continue reading

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Corlear Bay, Lake Champlain, Part 1

Facing south from Keeseville, NY, toward Willsboro Point, this early morning fog was blowing low and fast.

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Big Sky at Lake Murray, Columbia, SC

I clearly remember one of my RCC instructors asking the class on the very first day if we newly-enrolled Photographic Technology students thought we took great photographs, to which the majority, of course, raised our hands quite confidently.  I know … Continue reading

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Colorado Mountains

Off Route 34 in Grand County, Colorado, this 10-mile dirt road leads to Monarch Lake.

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