Tag: Black and White

  • The Lonely Beach 2

    The Lonely Beach 2

    Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Another black and white shot of the same beach, but this time a panorama and shot from the other side of the pier. Different morning but again the beach is almost deserted. This time rather than focus on the sea, I wanted to show how empty the beach is…

  • Lonely Beach

    Lonely Beach

    Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute An early morning shot of the beach and pier at Ocean City, MD. It was a warm, summer morning but the sky was quite bland so I converted this one to black and white and amped up the contrast to emphasize the emptiness of the beach at that time…

  • Laughter

    Laughter

    Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute I find it much easier to practice portrait photography on myself than on friends or family who often have limited patience with me wanting to tweak the flash levels, adjust try a different angle, or get just one more shot in. Take this photo for example, I was trying…

  • The Spider in the Dandelion

    The Spider in the Dandelion

    Reading Time Approx: 2 minutes Another macro shot with my 25mm f1.7 lens. When I started taking that shot my main goal was to see how much of the Dandelion I could get into focus and I was so intent on that I missed the spider at first. As usual with these macros I knew…

  • Jefferson Rock

    Jefferson Rock

    Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Named after Thomas Jefferson who stood on this spot in Harpers Ferry and was inspired to write about it, the rock itself now has to be supported by those stone pillars which were added at some point in the mid-1800s. I’ve taken plenty of shots of this scene in…

  • Still Standing

    Still Standing

    Reading Time Approx: 2 minutes Full Size Digital Download (suitable for printing at up to 9″ x 12″) Available for $6.00 I’ve been walking past this tree for a few weeks now and it catches my eye every time. It stands apart from most of the other trees an has clearly been through some battles.…