Tonight I walked around the Seattle Science Center after a lecture at McCaw Hall put on by Seattle Arts and Lectures a.k.a SaL. It had been awhile since I had visited the Space Needle so I was glad to get the chance to see it and take pictures. Being in the Seattle Center at night… Read More Tonight’s Beautiful and Ominous Walk Through Seattle Center
I was in New York visiting my sister for her graduation… This was a little while ago when I was working on a project called “Seattle Street Fashion”. Seattle Street Fashion documented peoples in Seattle’s individual fashion statements. I was running the website for it and I thought it would be a good idea to… Read More Seattle Street Fashion Vs. New York Street Fashion
More Pictures of The Hidden Garden I have a post describing the hidden garden of Pike Place but because two photos of the secret garden isn’t enough, here are more.
The Hidden Garden Of Pike Place In Seattle’s famous market behind people shouting to each other at the shops and fish being thrown between fishermen there is a hidden garden, quiet and secluded. The serene garden is above the tops of the waterfront’s buildings and gives a beautiful view of the cascades, the sound and… Read More Finding The Secret Garden Of Pike Place Market
Photographing A River Without A Vanishing Point I am asked at times about my technique I use when I photograph rivers. The simple answer would be “try to capture the rivers intensity and power.” I do this with a couple of tricks in composition including removing the pictures vanishing point.
There is a concept known in the biologist, botanist and horticulturalist community which is a fairly recent one called “Tree Bathing” Sounds interesting… you say. What is tree bathing? you ask. What does it entail? you ask again, more skeptically. Tree bathing only requires that you sit or walk in nature and what recent science is confirming that… Read More How To Lower Heart Rate with Nature
Get the right lighting. 3/4 sun 1/4 shade is a good rule
Warm diffused light looks good Lighting the underbelly of the mushroom makes for a more dynamic picture (maybe bring a mirror)… Read More How To Photograph Mushrooms