• Digital Photography: A Little More On White Balance

    So, just a little recap, okay? When you take a picture, even in camera RAW, your little computer inside of your digital camera will look at the image you’ve captured and say, “Okay, how is this picture supposed to look compared to the environment around it?” Or, “What is the White Balance supposed to be …

  • Digital Photography: Light and Temperature

        Well. summer’s almost drawn to a close and fall is creeping up on us rapidly.  It seems like the perfect time to talk about the temperature.  Not the ambient temperature where you are, but the temperature of your colors…  Even the temperature of light. Light is measured in degrees Kelvin and is based …

  • Digital Photography Motion In the Arena and On the Track

    The Photoshop and photography Guru Scott Kelby once proclaimed something along the lines of “if you want to be a great sports photographer, the first thing you need is a really big wallet!”  And, he’s right on the money. One of the most challenging aspects of shooting action photography in an outdoor arena is the …

  • Digital Photography Gallery: Bikini Barrel Racing in Belen, NM, 2011

    A new gallery: Bikini Barrel Racing in Belen 2011   The pictures below were taken as a last-minute schedule change just South of Albuquerque.   As I understand it, a young Hannah Wilkinson came out West with her family in the late 1870s.  One night, after hearing a strange bump in the night, young Hannah overheard another voice, …