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Merced River, Yosemite, winter

Taken a few winters back.  We went to sleep, fogged in and rained out.  Went all that way to photograph in the trail of Ansel.  But the weather thought otherwise. When we awakened… however. A fresh white coat and glimmering … Continue reading

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Our approach to shooting

Prentis Drew, long time friend and Featured Photographer of 2 Guys Photo, recently asked us about our shooting style.  It was prompted by this post by Rey, and pertained to this image: From Prentis: Rey, A very interesting shot. It … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: In the footsteps of Ansel

I have no doubt that “In the footsteps of Ansel” is as cliche as it comes, but that’s all I could think of as I made my way through some of the meatier trails in Yosemite.  I expect that Mr. … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: Yosemite Valley Road

One of my favorite places on the good Earth.  Yosemite National Park.  The winter storm cleared for about three hours of sunlit bliss.  This sight was enough to prompt me to jump out of the car to grab the shot. … Continue reading

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One more from Yosemite

Photographed with an Olympus E-PL2 and Olympus 9-18 lens.  Five shots merged together (to gain details in the washed out sky and to lighten the rocks and flowing water in the foreground) and combined and tweaked in Nik HDR Efex … Continue reading

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Why I’m Big on Small – Part 3 of 3

This post concludes the three part series on my transition away from my normal Nikon digital SLR kit and toward the smaller and lighter micro four-thirds system.  Part 1 contained the background and Part 2 the rationale for the switch. … Continue reading

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Which is better?

Just returned from a few days out West and am playing around now with some of the several hundred shots I took.  As I’m a fan of HDR photography but always strive for realistic, not garish, I posted the first … Continue reading

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Yosemite in Winter

  Finally got there.  Yosemite National Park – the land of Half Dome, El Capitan, Bridal Veil Falls… and photographers upon photographers.  Part 3 of 3 of my micro-4/3 transition review and lots of pics coming soon.  Just need to … Continue reading

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