My Magnum Opus
Rolling of the Rain in Mabton I went over to Yakima this weekend. Keeping the camera gear ready, I was always looking for something to capture. My family and I were staying at my aunt and uncle’s house in Mabton. Mabton has long planes of land as far as the eye could see. I started really paying attention to the sky, with all the texture and color of the clouds. Just around dinner time,...
Small Dot in Space
I heard on the news that the Discovery space shuttle was landing tonight, and it was possible to see it in the sky. It would falling south west at 35º from the Northwest of the United States. Knowing that in advance, I took my camera and tried to take a shot of shooting it. It was such a small dot in space, I could barely tell if it was a star or anything. However, I noticed it was moving. Since...
Day 4 of Spring Training
Here is the fourth and the last album of the Spring Training of the Seattle Mariners that I took back in March. This was the Los Angeles Angels at their field, Diablo Stadium. I used two roles of film for the stadium all with my wide angle lens, to get the full focal length with the film size, compared to the digital sensor. So I tried to find places to take advantage of the full size.
Bellevue Park is a new album I just uploaded during one of the Mountaineer’s Photography Club workshops. There were quick a bit of ducks and a fantastic water fall with the Bellevue skyline in the background. When I went, I played with Neutral Density filters for the first time on the water fall. Neutral Density, or ND, filters slow the light that moves through it. The side effect of ND...