It’s that time of year again, to reflect on all of our trips and pick my favorite photos from 2017. We went on 11 “named trips” including our epic two weeks in New Zealand. I tried to pick at least one photo from each of our trips. Here are my favorite 15 photos in chronological order. Continue reading
The California Poppy (Golden poppy, California sunlight, or cup of gold) is the state flower of California. One of the best places to see poppies in the world is the Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve in Lancaster, CA. Here is what you might see: Continue reading
- Mary and I have been on seven photography workshops in various guises over the last three years. There are many many photographers and companies that do these workshops. They vary widely in agenda, process, experience, cost, and ultimately quality. Our experiences are not exhaustive, but we have learned quite a bit along the way. Here are some things for you to think about as you choose to go on a photography workshop and then how to pick one.
I think one of the best innovations in high end DSLRs is the incorporation of “Live View”. Live View gives you the ability to use the Preview/Review screen on the back of your camera to make photographs. I will be using Canon “terms” in this blog as that is the equipment we use. Continue reading