I saw these two guys while working. They set up to beg by Cap Hansen’s dive bar. The shop behind them sells upscale lingerie. I found the contrast between both colors, shadows, and themes compelling. Unfortunately I only had my crappy cellphone to snap the picture.Read more "These Dark City Streets"
Wreck of the Bergen. The Bergen broke loose from anchor in Bellingham Bay during a particularly vicious windstorm last March. The shop was blown aground, dashed to pieces on the rocky shore. All three crew aboard escaped with minor injuries. 3-13-2016.Read more "Wreck of the Bergen"
Practicing panning: moving the camera to follow a moving subject. Slower shutter speeds mean more blur and stronger feeling of motion. It’s not as easy as it sounds. 4-17-2016. Bellingham, WA.Read more "Trains: Motion photography"
Photos taken 4-17-2016. Whatcom Falls Park, Bellingham, WA.Read more "Whatcom Falls: Water in motion"
Coursera Michigan State University assignment week 4: motion blur. Use blurring from motion to express movement or time. My attempts focused on capturing ghost-trails from people moving in front of the lens. These photos were taken from a tripod with slow shutter speeds. Although not entirely effective, I learned a lot from this practice.Read more "Coursera Assignment: Motion Blur"
Coursera Michigan State University assignment week 3: depth of field. Comparative photos showing a shallow DoF and deep DoF, and how this focus changes the subject material.Read more "Coursera Assignment: Depth of Field"
Old trucks out rusting in the hills near Deming, WA.Read more "Forgotten Autos of the Cascades"