Category Archives: Head Stuff

People in landscapes?

I learned a lesson a few weeks ago. The Bride and I wanted to photograph a pretty waterfall up in the mountains near where we live. The waterfall is unique — water rushes from between massive rock outcroppings at the upper end of a wooded valley. We knew the area would likely be crowded because […]

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Is digital free?

I wonder how many millions (billions?) of pictures are made each day.  Without doubt the advent of digital technology has caused that number to explode.  A friend returned recently from a cruise around the Mediterranean.  “We were gone ten days and I made over three thousand pictures.”  (I hope she does some serious culling before […]

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A case against tripods…

Today the photography club in which I’m a member went on a field trip to a botanical garden. Since I’m not particularly a flower person I didn’t know what gear to take but, on the advice of the team leader, I added my tripod to the kit.  Now I am a believer that the tripod […]

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