Reply To: Christmas Tree

Reply To: Christmas Tree
My thought on the picture with the couch….what if there was a little boy curled up on the couch just gazing at the tree? Just a thought…. Here’s the picture with my brother gazing at the tree while sitting on the couch. Read More »

Reply To: Backing -Up Photos

Thanks for that! All done! 🙂 How often do you back up your catalogue? I often push skip this time, but should I be backing up more often? With the back up file, if my Lightroom catalogue was to crash, does that have all the information (edits, keywords etc) in it? How does that work? Plus, when I was putting my... Read More »

Reply To: Christmas Tree

Reply To: Christmas Tree
Thank you very much, James, for the nice comments and wonderful suggestions! I’m happy to explore different aspects in photographing “starburst” Christmas trees. Thanks for boosting my creativity. By the way, are you serious that an amateur like me could actually sell these kinds of pictures? If so,... Read More »

Behind the Shot: Sky Rock Overlook

Behind the Shot: Sky Rock Overlook
The Shoot to Serve assignment that expires tomorrow, Woman Worshiping God, has been on my radar for several weeks… Problem is, I don’t live near any epic overlooks or “perfect” locations that the assignment demands. Yes, I live in the “Mountain State”, but the mountains here not the kind of mountains Margret is... Read More »

Reply To: Civil War Era Tombstone

I would suggest cropping off most of the dark area on the right. If you were to shoot it again I would leave more space along the top and left of the tombstone. Also you might try lightening up the tombstone itself a little and perhaps adding some contrast to make it stand out... Read More »

Reply To: Civil War Era Tombstone

That’s a cool idea! I don’t know if it would be possible, but maybe you could have gotten down a little lower? And maybe you could have included the top part of the tombstone in the pic as well. Just a couple of things that came to mind! 🙂 Read More »

Reply To: Christmas Tree

Man, this picture just kept getting better and better! Clean, captivating, vivid, contemporary. You could do a whole series of stock photos…complement your center-aligned photo with variations that are right aligned, left aligned, intentionally out of focus, zoomed in with only a border of tree on either side,... Read More »

Reply To: Lincoln Memorial

Reply To: Lincoln Memorial
@dan-cope lol! Good pointers! Unfortunately, I was in a hurry to get back to our van in order to be on time at the FEW conference! I noticed how picturesque that looked, so I quickly took the picture and hurried on. Later I discovered that it was actually a nice picture haha! Thus, no time to wait for clouds to move,... Read More »

Reply To: Christmas Tree

Thanks, @sarahanne and @jinnyschober, for your nice comments! It’s been a hobby of mine to take starburst pictures of Christmas trees during the festive season. I just love the vibrant splashes of colour! A very Merry Christmas to you all and the Lenspiration community from “down... Read More »

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