11-02-13 Patterns

Why take a perfectly good colored, fall foliage photo and turn it into an antique-looking sepia-toned print? I guess I was playing. And I am more interested in having you see the incredible symmetry of nature than I am about have you see the bright color. Canon 5DIII 1/200s f/3.5 ISO400 100mm [maxbutton id=”19″]

10-10-13 Change of Seasons

The Lake Area Technical Institute Photo/Media class took its annual field trip to Sica Hollow, near Sisseton, South Dakota yesterday. Finding a perfect day near mid October in South Dakota is difficult but we got lucky. With little wind, blue skies and temperatures in the low 70s, it’s hard not to think that life is…

10-03-13 Fall Fire II

Since I posted a “dusting of snow” photo a couple days ago, and since we are really beginning to see fall colors, I figured it was appropriate to post a “colorful maple tree” photo. Though I’ll have to admit that this is from the 2012 archives. I took this one in late September last year…

09-30-13 A Perfect Fall Day

We spent this past weekend at Lake Okoboji in northwest Iowa. And while the weather was far from perfect when we got there on Friday night, Saturday turned out to be a great day to be at the lake. In our part of the world, fall can be one of the most beautiful times of…