11-05-13 The Golden Hour

The “golden hour” is generally defined as the hour of sunlight just before sunset. It is particularly conducive to natural light portraiture, though other things, including landscapes and cityscapes, look better in this light, too. I also think that there is a golden hour in the morning. But to catch it on a summer morning…

12-04-12 Magical (HDR)

This is another HDR photo taken on the same outing as “Back To Lonesome Lake.” This one was taken 15 minutes before the Lonesome lake photo. At sunset, a minute or can be significant in the look you get. And, as I think you can see, 15 minutes can be worlds apart as far and…

Moonset Over Hills & Trees

The moon is real. The hills are real. And so are the trees and the freshly worked field. But the photo is Photoshopped. So is the photo real? While I’m at it, I might as well ask if “moonset” is a real word? (PS: Have you adjusted your camera clock time to correspond to the…