Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Quiz! letters

I wanted a nice graphic to go with the weekly quizzes in my Intro to Photography class. So naturally I figured the best thing would be a banner made of photos.

Except for the close-up of Jenny’s eye, I took all of these photos specifically for this project. Then I used a poster mock-up from Adobe to give them a nice frame.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Best of the 365 Blog - May 2017

Wildlife turned out to be the theme for May.

Early in the month the bees returned to the tree in our front yard.

Nikon D7000, 300mm (75-300), 1/2000, f/5.6, ISO 800, cropped

At work a goose set up camp under a tree right next to the sidewalk.

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This is Boris, one of the strays we feed. She can be elusive, but this afternoon she patiently posed for a long-distance portrait.

Nikon D7000, 200mm (75-300), 1/60, f/5.3, ISO 1600, cropped

When the cat takes possession of what you're working on, all you can do is take pictures of the cat.

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My grandpa’s old musical slide rule, now mounted on the side of a bookshelf.

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I managed to catch some good photos of a squirrel on our deck eating a slice of bread. One of the other photos got edited into a squirrel holding a protest sign.

Nikon D7000, 300mm (75-300), 1/400, f/5.6, ISO 1600, cropped
Two piñatas that managed to survive last June’s birthday fest. And of course maneki neko.

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And at long last I made it to my 365th straight photo. Out at the stadium I looked around for something that said “365,” but the closest I could come was five off.

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