March 2007

30 Mar

Magnolia

I’ve been wanting to try out a few of the modifications that are possible with a holga. There are many out there, but the three I am most intrigued by are panoramas, macros, and shooting with 35mm. Last week through a contact of mine on flickr I discovered a simple variation on the “macro mod”, […]

23 Mar

Sun summoning sunflower

I have chosen the above sunflower photo as my avatar to summon up a bit of sunny weather. Here’s hoping it works. Last Saturday I went for the loveliest walk in the rain. The air was fresh with the perfumed scent of spring, the temperature was warm, the plants and moss glowed a vibrant green, […]

19 Mar

Crows in conversation

Thank you to everyone who came out to Exposure Gallery over the weekend to visit with me and see my photo in the show. I was able to get a bit of reading done during my gallery sitting shift, and discovered the work of two photographers new to me. The current issue of Light Leaks […]

16 Mar

Submission to JPG Magazine

I decided to submit two of my photos for publication in issue 10 of JPG magazine. Please vote if you like my choices, and leave a comment letting me know if you’ve submit something as well. I’m hoping this time I will get something accepted… If you haven’t seen it yet, go check out Degan’s […]

15 Mar

The posing crow

If this picture is any indication, I must be getting better at stalking crows. He (or she) was preening when I snuck up to take its picture, and though it was startled it didn’t fly away. Usually crows get very nervous about having their picture taken, but this one seems to be posing for me. […]

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