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Backyard Studio Part 3

Welcome back for another installment from the Fun With Photography series. Before we dive into our next backyard adventure, I wanted to take a minute and thank all of you that follow my blog. 1,065 more words


Blue Dasher dragonflies (mating pair)

I spotted a mating pair of Blue Dasher dragonflies (Pachydiplax longipennis) during a photowalk along the boardwalk in the central wetland area at… 60 more words

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Understanding Exposure

When i first started to get more serious about photography and started to shoot in manual, i started to read various articles about Shutter Speed, Aperture and ISO. 92 more words


Timey Wimey Paradoxes?

So the other day a friend of mine sent me a link to a picture that creates some significant questions regarding the physics of Portal, the video game by Valve, and some potential paradoxes. 614 more words

All about Bokeh!

What is Bokeh?

Bokeh( most pronounced as Boh-Kay; originated from the Japanese word Boke). Bokeh is the out-of-focus part of the image, and a lens can be judged on the bokeh it renders by looking into it’s aesthetic qualities. 663 more words


From DPS - How to Master Your DLSR in One Afternoon

Digital Photography School has another great article for beginners, this one gives an introduction to

Shutter Speed

These are the three components that determine how much light gets into your camera, and discusses each component’s effect on other factors such as focus area, noise, and focus, with good examples.

Read it here