Death Valley NP

Death Valley National Park surprised me with countless textures and shapes and colors of rock and mud and clay and stone. I wanted to stop the van every few miles and capture images. And there were vast open spaces, no cars or roads or telephone poles or power lines to litter the eye. Not even … Continue reading Death Valley NP

Masterclass :: Tonality and Contrast

Assignment: High Dynamic Range "Photograph a scene that offers a high dynamic range, exploiting the fact that either the high values will be too white or the shadows too dark.  Compose to work with areas of blackness or whiteness against which the mid-tones can shine.  Don't make any attempt to control high dynamic range with … Continue reading Masterclass :: Tonality and Contrast