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Pre-Holiday Travel Photography Workshop in Old San Juan, PR

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

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Pre-Holiday Travel Photography Workshop in Old San Juan, PR

Join Rick Sammon and Juan Pons for a spectacular travel photography workshop in the heart of Old San Juan. As the second oldest European-founded city in the Americas and the oldest city under the American Flag, Old San Juan mixes old world architecture with modern day conveniences, and it’s just a short flight for the […]

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Final

Sunday, June 13, 2010

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Final

As I thought, we were almost completely without any internet connectivity and very little phone connectivity. I am posting this from the Bozeman, MT airport on my way back home. The Bull Elk, silhouetted above we taken this morning on the ride from our last hotel to the airport, very early in the morning. It […]

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 6

Friday, June 11, 2010

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 6

What an amazing morning we had, clear skies, bright sun, clear views of the Tetons, warm weather… We could not have asked for more. We made some great images of the Tetons from multiple locations, some of us did panoramas, some HDR, some even HDR panoramas. We later also got the opportunity to make images […]

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 5

Thursday, June 10, 2010

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 5

Today we reached our halfway point on the Yellowstone & Grand Tetons in Spring workshop, and we finally reached the majestic landscapes of Grand Teton National Park. Grand Teton is truly a feast for the eyes with towering mountains and plenty of wildlife. The image of the Tetons above is an HDR image processed with […]

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 4

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 4

Today we had one of our best days in the park. The weather has cleared, wildlife has been plenty and very cooperative. In the afternoon, after exploring the Old Faithful basin we encountered a hard of Buffalo with many calfs born this season. We got to enjoy watching the interaction between calfs and adults but […]

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 3

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 3

Rain continues to come down on us during this Yellowstone Spring workshop, but we work to make the best of it. In the morning we got to see a number of bison, who did not seem to mind the rain one bit, while we worked to get some great shots they continued eating grasses and […]

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 2

Monday, June 7, 2010

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 2

Well, today we got non-stop rain so our photography opportunities were limited. We spent quite a bit of time exploring the Beartooth Highway, Chief Joseph Scenic Byway and Dead Indian Pass while we soaked in some striking and dramatic scenery. While on Beartooth Pass we encountered fierce winds, white-out conditions and 12 foot snow drifts. […]

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 1

Sunday, June 6, 2010

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Yellowstone Spring Workshop updates and quick tips – Day 1

Yesterday (June 6th) was our first day of my Spring Yellowstone and Grand Tetons Workshop. After picking everyone up at the Bozeman airport we quickly made our way into the northern entrance of Yellowstone National Park. However even before we got into Yellowstone we saw this super cute Black Bear cub in the center of […]

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Rick’s Southwest Photo Caravan: Process Day

Thursday, June 3, 2010

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Rick’s Southwest Photo Caravan: Process Day

We are 1/2 though our photo caravan. Everyone is getting great images. We spent some time today processing our images. Here is a 4-image, hand-held pano I created in CS5 using Photomerge. Back to shooting tonight and tomorrow. Explore the light, Rick P.S. Shoot Juan an email at email hidden; JavaScript is required if you […]

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Rick’s Southwest Photo Caravan: Day 5

Thursday, June 3, 2010

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Rick’s Southwest Photo Caravan: Day 5

We arrived at Bryce Canyon, Utah late yesterday afternoon. We shot for a while and then hit the sack early – because we got up at 4:30 AM today to catch the sunrise. Getting up early paid off! Today’s tip: Shoot HDR when shooting into the sun. For the top shot, my exposures were: EV0, […]

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