Sunday afternoon, ‘golden hour’ at the San Diego Country Estates, let’s launch Icarus and take some aerial photos. The weather is nice and clear, there is little to no wind this afternoon, and two batteries are charged, so that should be a good opportunity to take some nice shots. Here is one of the more […]
Hard to believe, but the photo above was taken at noon in very bright sun light … here is the more traditional look, showing the expected harsh light and deep shadows, created by the midday sun. Setting the camera’s shutter speed (the time light is allowed in to hit the film or sensor) high enough and […]
Golden hour at the San Vicente Golf Club and Resort In photography, the golden hour (sometimes known as magic hour) is a period shortly after sunrise or before sunset during which daylight is redder and softer than when the Sun is higher in the sky. Picture yourself in this shot ..
In a world of constant change, following or maybe even establishing a tradition seems unfashionable. Doing so still, may make you look antiquated, behind the times, even more so, if you are going out of your way, creating something non digital, something not sharable on Facebook. Regardless, since I am getting increasing enjoyment from the results of a […]
The construction of the Sutherland Dam began in 1927 and it was not completed until 1954. Lake Sutherland is located about 10 miles northeast of Ramona, but belongs to the city of San Diego, which relentless thirst does not stop at Lake Morena (near Campo) and is very visible up here as well, approximately 45 miles […]
[ISO 500 | 27mm | f/2.8 | 1/1000sec] This photo was taken, using a multi-copter, but arriving at photos like this is harder than you might think. It takes a lot practice and luck to frame aerial shots. The vibrations of the copter require to set an unusually high shutter speed, which dictates to some […]