Faroe Islands, First Day: Saksun

Faroe Islands, First Day: Saksun

In the afternoon, we drove to a few spots, and took photos. I took a lot of photos. A ridiculously large number of photos. Here are a few from our first stop. Saksun on Streymoy, Faroe Islands: As you can see in this image, the light is constantly changing on the...
Analog Efex Pro 2 is like having Instagram on your Mac or PC

Analog Efex Pro 2 is like having Instagram on your Mac or PC

I’m really loving working with Analog Efex Pro 2 as an external editor to Lightroom. It’s like having a tricked out, supercharged version of Instagram on your Mac (or PC). This image shows more heavily applied filters than the image above. Analog Efex Pro...
Drops

Drops

I love how the drops of water were lined up on these leaves.Depth of field a little too shallow still, but I’m learning. Kicked up the ISO, used a faster shutter speed, but the aperture needs to be much smaller. This exposure has an ƒ6.3 aperture. More tests...
Like Tears in the Rain

Like Tears in the Rain

It was still raining with a light breeze when I took this. I couldn’t get the right angle on any of the leaves until I waited for this drop to form. The foliage above made the drops irregular and I couldn’t time the shot to get the drop falling. One day....
Broken Wing(s)

Broken Wing(s)

Those eyes are both tired and freaky. Kindred spirit. Cf: Strabismus Share...
What is Hip?

What is Hip?

Here is your super fantastic 1973 answer: Epic hair. Epic. Happy Monday, people. Share...
Needles

Needles

The depth of field, even at ƒ/16, was so narrow that my breathing changed the focal plane. I’d forgotten that macro lenses do that. I think, prior to the trip to Moab at the beginning of the month, that the last time I shot a manual focus lens was probably...
Deere Grill

Deere Grill

I walked all around this vintage John Deere tractor until I caught this angle of the grill. The post-rain gray skies made the green jump into the camera, grab my optical nerve and send shards of powerful gamma rays into my SMASH TRACKTER NOW. Share...