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Year: 2013

Tips & Tricks
Do You Use Counterpoint?

Do You Use Counterpoint?

I ran across a great article this morning by a pro landscape photographer who explains a key aspect of good composition: Counterpoint. Do you know what it means? Do you know how to use it? I learned a lot from this article and hope you find it helpful too! (You...

Perspective
The Heart of CAPTURE

The Heart of CAPTURE

Christ “gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity and purify unto himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works” (Titus 2:14). Are you a Christian? Are you a photographer? Are you a Christian photographer zealous of good works? In today’s...

Tips & Tricks
Flower in the Forest

Flower in the Forest

Here’s one of many gorgeous flower pictures taken on the family vacation to Grandfather Mountain last week. Flowers were everywhere! Flower in the Forest I don’t like to post a picture without giving a quick tip behind it. Usually, I will take super-close-ups of...

Impressive Places
A Walk in the Park

A Walk in the Park

Grandfather Mountain State Park isn’t your typical walk in the park! Even the parks main attractions are extreme. The “singing bridge” boasts of being 1 mile above sea level and the short hike from the bridge to McCrae peak (the closest peak to the bridge) is the...

Impressive Places
Crabtree Falls

Crabtree Falls

One of my favorite things about the Blue Ridge mountains is the abundance of waterfalls! Crabtree Falls is a gorgeous, perfectly shaped, 70ft waterfall on milepost 339 along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Reaching the falls required a one mile hike downhill, and a rocky...

Impressive Places
Lens Flare at Sunrise

Lens Flare at Sunrise

Imagine having this view out your living window! It was just so handy to throw on a jacket and step outside this morning at this quaint, little house that my Uncle is letting us stay at for the week! Sunrise over Grandfather Mountain I thought about quite a few...

Tips & Tricks
Victory Banner

Victory Banner

Just finished working on a quick banner design for the ATI Regional Homeschool Conferences today. Colors, textures, and positioning changed over various versions throughout the process of approval, but here’s the version I liked best: I never work on a project...

Impressive Places
Waterfall Wallpaper

Waterfall Wallpaper

Hadn’t posted a new wallpaper in a while so, here’s a shot I thought was pretty nice from the beautiful state of Oregon. Latourell Falls is one of those off-the-beaten-path gems that I happened to see a sign for along the road I was traveling en route to another...

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