Monthly Archives: February 2010

Fennel Closeup (2nd version), Studio, Falls Church, VA, USA

Here's a different version of the fennel from the other day. I thought about making it b&w again, but decided I liked the lush greenness of it. My goal in the processing was to achieve something like the greens and … Continue reading

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Mushroom Closeup, Studio, Falls Church, VA, USA

Do you want to know about the process, or do you just want to look at a portobella mushroom? I'll just leave a little room for you to think about that. The process – I shot 5 images, from -2EV … Continue reading

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Fennel Top, Studio, Falls Church, VA, USA

I started seriously working with my extension tubes today. I worked with some onions, mushroom, squash, a blanket, an iPod, and this – fennel. Most of the shots I did were meant to be combined for HDR processing, so it'll … Continue reading

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Reflecting Puddle, Evans Creek, WA, USA

First I was going to leave this in color. Then I was going to leave it B&W. I finally decided to make it monochrome in a color similar to the original. Why? The original color was, well, too muddy and … Continue reading

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The Heart Collector, Evans Creek, WA, USA

I like metal. Well, that's a bit of an understatement. My running music includes bands like Megadeth, Metallica, Motorhead, Iron Maiden, Godsmack and more (it also includes lighter stuff like Zeppelin, The Doors, CCR and even some ridiculously poppy stuff … Continue reading

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