Monthly Archives: March 2015

Playing with Shutter Speeds

I shot these photos at 1/15 and 1/1000 shutter speed to capture motion and freeze motion. When shooting at a very fast shutter speed, increase the ISO to enable more light.

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SOCCER GAME

I shot these two photos at shutter speeds of 1/15 and 1/1000 to experiment with freezing motion and capturing the motion of the moment.

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TRIUMPH AND CONTRAST

For our final photo challenge I wanted to show something that reflected my progress over the past month.  I have learned so much about using and understanding the manual settings on my camera and about being more creative in deciding what … Continue reading

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DOUBLE AND ROTATION

I recently bought two new scarves and decided to use them, side by side, for my DOUBLE AND ROTATION post. If I were to take the photo again, I would overlap the two scarves.

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EDGE AND ALIGNMENT

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GLASS, SQUARED

I just happened to snap this glass sculpture over the weekend when I was practicing the techniques learned last week, so I decided to use it for today’s challenge.

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TREASURE AND CLOSE-UP (2)

This is my second post for “Treasure”.  My backyard fountain is one of my favorite things about my home.  I found it at a nursery in Berkely, California about 16 years ago. It is hand-made and I love listening to … Continue reading

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TREASURE

This china cabinet was brought from Germany by my grandparents in the 1930’s.  They were lucky enough to escape from the Nazis with their belongings.  It was passed down to my father and then to me along with it’s matching … Continue reading

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LANDSCAPE

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SCALE AND OBSERVATION

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