Two pretty cool images from my trip. The first one was taken late in the day at Waimea Bay on the North Shore of Oahu. It was not shot as black and white, but it sure looks like it came out that way. The image is unaltered except to scale it for the web. Shot [...]
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Before the end of the summer, we went to the Olympic Peninsula for a 3 day camping trip. The bike pose should look familiar :-). I bought a new Trek 7100 before the trip, replacing my 15 year old Schwinn 10-speed bike.
Shot at with a mere 135mm lens — that should tell you how close this whale was. F7.1, 1/400 sec, ISO 100. Very cool whale watching trip. The guide was great and the whales were cooperative. Um, this should look like the pose I usually have when I lean on my motorcycle. Had to get [...]
Photos below from my Canon Digital Rebel. Canyon Road from Ellensburg to Yakima is just 28 miles of spectacular riding (the first two photos). The last photo is from White Pass, with Mt. Rainier in the background. Gotta love Washington.
Following are two pictures taken at the Vancouver Aquarium, both taken with my Canon Digital Rebel. No alterations were made to either picture except to reduce the size. The fish were shot at ISO 400, no flash, 1.3 second exposure at f/2.8 with a 24 mm focal length. Basically I held the camera up to [...]
The family recently took a small vacation to the Ft. Lauderdale area. I shot the following pictures in the Everglades at Sawgrass Recreational Park. These images were all shot at ISO 100 in Program mode on my Canon Digital Rebel. I used my usual Sigma 24-135 lens to do the work. This first image was [...]