Tag Archives: San Diego

Darkroomers Workshop in Focus Stacking

A few days ago (or so it seems) I was touring some beautiful and new-to-me countryside with a great tour guide and helper for extricating the vehicle from a malevolent snow drift.  Yesterday (Saturday Apr 8) I was inside, at … Continue reading

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Moonlight Sonata

This weekend saw the astonomical event that sent a gazillion photographers hunting for the perfect vantage point.  It the last “Supermoon” for 30+ years and it was spectacular to say the least. I was supposed to join Lee (Peterson) and … Continue reading

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Shoot The Moon

Because of the elliptical orbit of the moon, there are times when it is closer to the earth than normal. Whenever it reaches at least 90% of its closest approach (perigee) Astronomer Richard Nolle called it a “Supermoon’ in 1979 … Continue reading

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The Lensbaby Velvet 56: Another Niche Lens Part 1

NOTE:  You can click on the images to see them enlarged! I was asked why I like specialty lenses.  Well, I’ve written before about the conflict of clichés having to do with equipment.  It is of significant educational value to … Continue reading

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PAINTING WITH LIGHT OVER SPRING BREAK 2014

San Diego — This past week has been Spring Break at City.  I had a few “must do” tasks, like taxes and turning in grades for the short HDR class the first of the semester, then there was a list … Continue reading

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Portrait of an Unsung Artist: Part 2

  Guatay, CA — As I planned, I made the labels for the prints for Bill Chappelow’s Gallery in Guatay (BTW, I misspelled the town name in the last post) and on Sunday, with Cynthia, the photographer who helped with the shots … Continue reading

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Digi-View Field Trials 01

REMEMBER YOU CAN CLICK ON AN IMAGE TO SEE AN ENLARGED VIEW OF IT San Diego — Well, the Wista SP-based digi-view system has, through the beta-testing you’ve seen here, satisfied me that it is capable of providing optical camera … Continue reading

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