Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Best of the 365 blog - November 2017

In November my photo class moves beyond the basics, so the photos we take for exercises get a little more interesting.

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Here’s a sad story to start the day: a lost mitten.

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Drove 1000 miles there and back in a failed quest for this shot, and now here it is right outside my office.

Nikon D810, 300mm (75-300), 1/320, F/5.6, ISO 640

The Jack o Lantern Retirement Home.

Nikon D810, 105mm (28-105), 10 sec, f/25, ISO 400

One of the photo class’ choice for skill building week was light painting.

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I’m a fan of puddle reflection photos, so I was glad to catch a chance to take one of my own.

Nikon D810, 35mm (18-35), 1/1250, f/4.5, ISO 100

On a landscape photo quest with my students, I noticed this discarded bag in a dry creek. This is actually one of a pair of photos that demonstrate the effect of depth of field.

Nikon D810, 105mm (28-105), 1/125, f/5, ISO 800, cropped

Jenny is so cute, even when she pretty obviously doesn’t want to have her picture taken.

For a last minute desperation shot taken with an iPad, this actually isn’t that bad.