Category Archives: Art

Italy 2012 Part 2

Assisi! Venice! Burano! This was my first trip to Assisi and Venice. Both were so interesting with lovely landscapes, fascinating historic sites and wonderful food. Both St. Francis Cathedral and St. Mark’s Basilica were amazing to see. The similarities in architecture

Italy 2012 Part 2

Assisi! Venice! Burano! This was my first trip to Assisi and Venice. Both were so interesting with lovely landscapes, fascinating historic sites and wonderful food. Both St. Francis Cathedral and St. Mark’s Basilica were amazing to see. The similarities in architecture

Hipstamatic

I’ve mentioned before how much I love my Holga. I believe that film has a personality. The effort of shooting, processing and scanning film adds to the enjoyment. Process is part of creativity. Someday film may be hard to come

Hipstamatic

I’ve mentioned before how much I love my Holga. I believe that film has a personality. The effort of shooting, processing and scanning film adds to the enjoyment. Process is part of creativity. Someday film may be hard to come

Gustave Le Gray

What’s new in photography usually isn’t. For example, the solutions to HDR scenes have been around longer than digital cameras–or even film cameras! Photographic pioneer Gustave Le Gray found solutions to troublesome contrast in images that is exactly what we

Gustave Le Gray

What’s new in photography usually isn’t. For example, the solutions to HDR scenes have been around longer than digital cameras–or even film cameras! Photographic pioneer Gustave Le Gray found solutions to troublesome contrast in images that is exactly what we

Italy 2012 Part 1

I was fortunate to take a trip to Italy earlier this year. It was a tour arranged by my mom. I’ve been to Italy before on my own but appreciated all the expert guides we had on the trip. I

Italy 2012 Part 1

I was fortunate to take a trip to Italy earlier this year. It was a tour arranged by my mom. I’ve been to Italy before on my own but appreciated all the expert guides we had on the trip. I

Skies, Shadows and HDR

HDR–high dynamic range. Even if this is the first time you’ve seen these words, you’ve run into it. It’s the scene with the dramatic sky above a beautiful building in shade. It’s the landscape where the light is coming from

Skies, Shadows and HDR

HDR–high dynamic range. Even if this is the first time you’ve seen these words, you’ve run into it. It’s the scene with the dramatic sky above a beautiful building in shade. It’s the landscape where the light is coming from

Robert Adams

There are two photographers with the surname Adams that I consider influences. There is Ansel, who will have a big post one day, and Robert Adams. My first exposure to Robert Adams was a book lent to me by a

Robert Adams

There are two photographers with the surname Adams that I consider influences. There is Ansel, who will have a big post one day, and Robert Adams. My first exposure to Robert Adams was a book lent to me by a

Washington Coast

Back to the trip to Seattle and Washington state in 2005. After I dropped my friend at the airport I drove out to the Olympic Peninsula to see the mountains and the coast. I put a decent amount of miles

Washington Coast

Back to the trip to Seattle and Washington state in 2005. After I dropped my friend at the airport I drove out to the Olympic Peninsula to see the mountains and the coast. I put a decent amount of miles