I was very fortunate in 2017. I went on a cruise of the western Caribbean, spent just over a week in southern California, and then a really great road trip to Montana. To top it all off we (my brave friend Deb and I) took … Continue readingFavorite photos and images of 2017
When I started this project a few months ago, I wasn’t sure what form it would take. I took up a study of photography blogs to see just what was available. I found a few that I now subscribe to, a few that were mostly … Continue readingWorking with composition at Gibbs Lake
Hand coloring photographs is one of my favorite activities. I’ve found using a smooth matte paper to work best. Textured papers get in the way for obvious reasons…they are bumpy. The “emulsion”, to use an old school term, is easily scratched off with your pencil … Continue readingHand Coloring Photos
This is the first time I have tried to photograph a solar eclipse. My friend Deb and I traveled to Sparta, IL to view this spectacular event. I will say that even though my photos were less than what I hoped for, it was a … Continue readingSolar Eclipse 2017
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