December 2019

Postprocessing Serendipity

By |2019-12-10T02:56:29+00:00December 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Last Thursday was a foggy day, so I went out early in the morning to try using the fog as a blank background to isolate subjects. I was looking for trees standing alone, with the idea of turning them into silhouettes in monochrome. I never really found that, but instead remembered a statue in a [...]

July 2017

Kite People in Berkeley

By |2017-07-31T04:29:04+00:00July 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|

I went to the Berkeley Kite Festival two years ago and went back today. I shot lots of kites—in color and in the sky—last time, so I didn't want to just repeat that. My plan this time was to shoot more people. I had a fairly long conversation with this colonel about piloting these paragliders, which fighter [...]