A Handheld Sunset

I wasn’t certain what I was going to photograph yesterday, until I peaked out the window and saw a beautiful gradient in the sky as the Sun set. Because it was getting darker, I decided to switch back to the 25mm ƒ/1.7 lens before I pointed my G7 out the window toward the setting Sun….

Testing Out HDR on the Panasonic G7

I’ve have my Panasonic Lumix G7 for a few weeks now and I have to say, “I’m surprised.” After all the reading I’d done on the camera, and from the few hands on tests I did with it, I knew I’d like the G7. I didn’t realize how much I’d love it. The Lumix is…

Moonshot

Last night my wife looked up as we headed home following youth group and exclaimed, “I love it when you can see a rainbow around the moon!”

Sunset Stack

One of the features I most appreciate with my flashed router and DSLR Dashboard Setup is how easy it is to create set of bracketed exposures. When these exposures are combined, the best details from each can be combined, leading to a photograph no one exposure can present. I typically use this technique when I’m…

Down To The River

New Year’s Eve was a lot of fun. We had some neighbors over and pretty much laughed 2016 into retirement 1. My head finally hit the pillow sometime around 1:30 AM. Saying up to such a late/early hour, however, comes with consequences. While my body got out of bed around 8 AM to get ready…

Light in the Fog

As the temperatures rose last night, my fellow “shutter hubby” and I decided we should hit the street and grab some pictures. The fog was so thick we didn’t need to leave our block to capture some interesting sites. You can see my full SmugMug gallery here. My favorite from the set is actually an…