Monthly Archives: June 2011

Matrix style time lapse action

While volunteering at camp last week, I wanted to play around with fun types of shots to take when you’re outdoors for a week. You saw my Starry Night photos, but look how much fun we had during the day. … Continue reading

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Starry Night

Shutter: 15 seconds, f/2.8, ISO: 1600, 15mm Wide angle lens, tripod, remote trigger I’ve been away for a week camping in the woods. For Father’s Day I got a remote trigger to help with long exposures. We had a very … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day (lookie what I got)

It’s Father’s Day tomorrow. My son got me a remote trigger for my 40D, so we went and tried it out. He loved pressing the button and hearing the shutter click. I also got a small gift for myself, the … Continue reading

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Baby Mantis – is my nifty 50 broken?

When I was getting ready to shoot the circus I accidentally dropped my nifty fifty (50mm f/1.8 II) on the floor and it popped in half. I thought I put it back together alright, but I haven’t gotten anything real … Continue reading

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Rock and Roll show

Omar’s Lomo photoshop action On Saturday I went and shot a band playing nearing Baltimore. I have friends in the band and I’ve shot them a few times before at the Recher Theater. (A little bit of trivia, these band(s) … Continue reading

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Model Shoot

ISO 100, shutter: 1/80, Aperture: 8.0, 430EXII on the camera right, remote triggered. Last night Paul Frederiksen showed me the ropes on my first on-location shoot with a model. He showed me some basics and techniques to working with an … Continue reading

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Abandoned missile silo

I’ve always had an interest in Cold War history. Recently, through searching Cold War history on Google, I discovered an abandoned Nike missile silo from the 1950’s. Click below to hear how I found it, and see more pics from … Continue reading

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Sunny Portraits

Shutter: 1/60, Aperture: f/4.5, ISO 100 I love these backlit, golden hour style portraits. The sunlight adds a lot, atmospherically, and the colors you get are just amazing. Typically the golden hour is the hour before sunset begins. Sometimes it … Continue reading

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