Serene Sunset

This was a spectacular sunset and I caught the very end. Stagnate air allowed pastel colors to affect sunset. SMC-Tak 50/1.4 @ f/11, 1/4sec, ISO-100, +2comp Large Russian fires affected sunset in Washington… Continue reading

The Palouse

These are images from a photo fieldtrip to The Palouse located in Northwestern United States, Southeastern Washington. This area was voted as one of the top 10 scenic places in the US. The… Continue reading

Fireworks and Lightning

Captured these night shots within a month of each other. Luckily, the fireworks settings were exactly as the lightning shot except catching the lighting is a little more tricky. The lightning is an… Continue reading

Two-Tailed Swallowtail

This was shot in the DC area with a Pentax K-5, 43/1.9 @ f/8, 1/80sec, ISO-200 Captured with a 300/4 @ f/4, 1/1250sec, ISO-100, spot meter 300/4 @ f/4, 1/200sec, ISO-100, spot meter

Mt. Rainier Sunrise

Captured this looking east between the Olympic and Cascade Mountain Ranges. This is Washington’s highest peak at 14,411′ (4392m). Shot this with a 300/4 lens @ f/29, 1/3sec, ISO-100.

Lake Union Drawbridge

This shot happened because of all the fog in Seattle, couldn’t photograph anything far away. 35-105/3.5 @ 35/5.6, 1/250sec, ISO-100

Hydrangea Honey

Shot at 1/1600sec @ f/4, ISO-160, metered at center weight average

Web Reflections

Tossed a dandelion underneath the web and got a nice affect. Could have opened the aperture to get more in focus. Shot with a Pentax FA-50/2.8 macro @ f/8, 1/25sec, ISO-100

Pumpkin Patch

This family was nice enough to let us on their land to shoot before the kids came to pick out a pumpkin for Halloween and fall festivities. So many choices, so excited!

Solemn

Deep in thought