Archive | June, 2010

Two Worlds in HDR: Day 3 – Getting Ready for International HDR Day

June 22, 2010

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Two Worlds in HDR: Day 3 – Getting Ready for International HDR Day

It’s Day 3 of Two Worlds in HDR . . . leading up to International HDR Day on June 26th. Click here for more information (where to post images, abaout prizes, etc.) on International HDR Day. Trey Ratcliff’s tip for today’s image: Portofino – Subtle movement between frames can be mitigated with some advanced techniques. […]

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Boston.com brings us “Oil in the Gulf, two months later”

June 21, 2010

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The Big Picture brings us another excellent installment of heart-wrenching image from the oil spill in the gulf, this time updating us on the situation 2 months later. http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2010/06/oil_in_the_gulf_two_months_lat.html?camp=localsearch:on:twit:bigpic

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Cool Workshop in Hot ‘lanta!

June 21, 2010

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Cool Workshop in Hot ‘lanta!

Hot ‘lanta – a.k.a. Atlanta, GA – here we come! DPE’s Rob Knight and I are running a totally cool workshop in Hot ‘lanta in August. Click here for details. We have some cool door prizes. With such a small group, you have a good chance to win! 1 copy of Nik Software’s Color Efex […]

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Two Worlds in HDR: Day 2 – Getting Ready for International HDR Day

June 21, 2010

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Two Worlds in HDR: Day 2 – Getting Ready for International HDR Day

It’s Day 1 of Two Worlds in HDR . . . leading up to International HDR Day on June 26th. Click here for more information (where to post images, about prizes, etc.) on International HDR Day. Trey Ratcliff’s tip for today’s image: A Sunset on a Texas Farm – Even though I may be moving […]

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Two Worlds in HDR: Announcing International HDR Day

June 20, 2010

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Two Worlds in HDR: Announcing International HDR Day

My friend Trey Ratcliff (of Stuck in Customs fame) and I, along with DPE, are officially designating June 26th (this coming Saturday), as International HDR Day. Hey, if there can be a National Talk Like a Pirate Day, there can be a special day for HDR (High Dynamic Range Photography), too! We want you to […]

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Grand Tetons Landscape, HDR Stitched Panorama

June 18, 2010

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Grand Tetons Landscape, HDR Stitched Panorama

I am not much of a landscape photographer, I tend to concentrate more on wildlife, but sometimes the landscape is so majestic, as it is in the Grand Tetons, that it is hard to make a bad image. I made this image (MAKE SURE to click on it to enlarge it) last week during my […]

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DPE Flickr Pool Favorites for June 15th

June 17, 2010

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As always the 15th of the month is a special day around DPE, and one of those things that makes the 15th special is that we get to announce our favorite images from the DPE Flickr Pool. [Ed. Note: This month has been very busy around here and as result we are running a bit […]

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A No-Cost Dramatic Effect

June 16, 2010

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A No-Cost Dramatic Effect

A very simple effect — the “starburst” around a bright light. This has been around so long that I sometimes forget that everyone does not know it. It is a great addition to images with bright lights in them. You may have seen this effect with rays of light coming out of the sun or […]

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6.15.10 Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: Scot Baston

June 15, 2010

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6.15.10 Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: Scot Baston

Hey Gang, We have a cool weekly feature here on DPE: Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find. Each Tuesday I choose a photographer who I find on Twitter  who is . . . well, talented! I find ‘em by reading an interesting tweet and then by clicking on his or her web site. This week’s Talented Twitter […]

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Rosh Sillars & Parish Kohanim Interviews / DPE Podcast June 15, 2010

June 15, 2010

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Rick and I have been exceedingly busy lately (Juan just returned from Yellowstone yesterday) and we did not have time to record a Q&A session for this podcast. Don’t worry, we still have your questions in the queue to answer shortly, so make sure to keep them coming. For this episode we have two great […]

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