This year I read a number of articles about proper techniques for taking pictures of fireworks. One key element that I could not control was location. Family obligations kept us a little further away so I included a stretch of beach with some people in the distant foreground. The wind was blowing off shore so the streaks are heading west to east (right to left as you view them.) These were all taken in the range of f/6 and 2-2.5s at ISO 100.
When we stay in Freiburg we walk into town at least once a day, just to stretch our legs and pick up […]
Sometimes you just get lucky. I was snappy shots of the island when this gull came across and the focus locked in […]
We took a 15 minute train ride to Koog Zaandijk, famous, apparently, for its windmills. Cute place, a bit like a Dutch […]
This is a family portrait that I took this winter. Our photography faculty were kind enough to give me access to the […]