August 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse

August 21, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
The 2017 partial solar eclipse as seen from Newbury Park, California on August 21, 2017. Top Photo: Image taken at 10:19 a.m. (pst) at about 62% coverage (max coverage for the Los Angeles area). Bottom Photo: Composite of seven shots over about 30 minutes. All images made using a green tinted welding filter (#10), 400mm (on a DX sensor), F/8 @1/...
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Minimalism in Photography

July 28, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I think one of the hardest things to do in photography is to minimize your subject matter for more impact. These are some examples I came across in my archives of my attempts to do just that.
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Animals in Malibu Creek State Park

July 27, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Hiking with a camera has got to be one of the most fulfilling activities. Here area some shots from years past.
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Cancun, Mexico

July 26, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Some random images from Cancun, Mexico from a number of years ago. Was fun trying to get some decent shots in the glass bottom submarine type boat!
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Swallowtail Butterly

July 25, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Nothing like hiking through the park with a long lens and a speedlight to get some nice butterfly shots. These images of a Swallowtail Butterfly on milk thistle were taken in Malibu Creek State Park near Calabasas, California. The park was the TV set for the M.A.S.H. series and a number of other movies.
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