Tag Archive: nature

Dragonfly

This Eight Spotted Skimmer let me get somewhat close. The f/4 aperture allowed the eyes only to be focused. Is the dragonfly coming or going? 1/2000 sec Time for rest Helicopter or Dragonfly

Mushroom Day

If you can identify any of these mushrooms…great, please leave a reply. All mushrooms shot in Western Washington state. Thanks Twist and shine. 100/2.8 macro @ f/8, 2 sec, ISO-200, Center weighted meter… Continue reading

Birds

Anna Hummingbird America Robin Flying Chocolate Lab Rock Pigeon Northern Flicker Blackbird Western Bluebird Seagull

Snow Raven

Captured this Raven in a white-out at Hurricane Ridge, Olympic Mountains, WA. The Raven seldom flapped his wings as he glided through the wind and snow. Its amazing how they adapt to their… Continue reading

Moonshine

Found an old pier pylon and streetlight to border the moon. 100/2.8 @ f/11, 2.5sec, ISO-100, spot meter Got lucky with the clouds, makes it a little mysterious. 100/2.8 @ f/8, 1/10sec, ISO-100,… Continue reading

Floaters

Captured these right around twilight, used a strobe and noticed the background almost gone. I used lightroom and underexposed the background to make them float. Camera set to spot meter the rim in… 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

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