Fireworks in the Gallery

Fireworks in the Gallery

This past 4th of July, I was the official photographer for Clermont’s Red, White & Boom celebration. I just posted several fireworks photographs to my Gallery on this site. Have a look and tell me what you think. I had fun applying a few new techniques,...
Making the most of Fireworks

Making the most of Fireworks

The 4th of July is just around the corner, so I thought I’d visit my favorite photo school to get some pointers to share with you. I wish I had researched this last year. I got some good shots, but this article has it all.  Key points: Use a tripod. Use a cable...
Composing ‘Better’ Photographs

Composing ‘Better’ Photographs

One of the questions I am frequently asked is, “How do I take a good picture?” Usually, I am expected to deliver an answer in 25 words or less.  I recently started saying, “First, think about what you’re going to photograph. Thinks about the...
Tips for Landscape Photography

Tips for Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is fun and should be easy, because subject matter is all around us just about 24 hours a day. It is easy, if one pays attention to some basic principles or guidelines.  I just found a handy-dandy guide the folks over at the Digital Photography...