Sunday, May 19th, 2013

Saying Goodbye To Old Friends & Exploring New Frontiers

Orionid Meteor-Big Dipper-Venus-Blue Ridge Parkway-North Carolina

Note: I shot every image in this post from the same location. In this recent galactic post, I talked about exploring those “one of these days” places that we all drive by on the way to somewhere else. Well, now I want to talk a little bit about those “somewhere else” places that we’re always on Read more... you know you want to.

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Nightly Night Image – Roan Mountain Highlands

Sunrise at Roan Mountain

Yes, this is a night photo. (See my definition of night photography.) I’ve been digging through some old film shots recently and dusted this one off to show you. I used a graduated neutral density filter (either 2 or 3 stops) to block light from the sky and hold detail in the foreground.