Macro Insects

Macro Insects
I became interested in macro photography almost as soon as I bought my camera, but I could not justify buying a dedicated macro lens. Recently, however, I came up with a way to get decent macro results for a very minimal investment in gear. Here’s my setup: I use a 18-55 kit lens with a reversing ring to mount... Read More »

Sunset over Creek and Pasture

Sunset over Creek and Pasture
I took these pictures just tonight on a trip to town. I have driven by this field for years, and always wanted to get a good picture of it, but the lighting was perfect now, and I had my camera and 24-105mm lens along. I grabbed a few bracketed shots, as well as a couple of single frames in the brief moment before... Read More »

Gear Advice

I have less than $2,000 to spend and want to purchase my first full frame Canon camera. Any suggestions? I am willing to consider used. Sources? Best place to buy? I am using it for studio photography and some video. Read More »

Copyright for craft/art

After dabbling in landscape photography and photo essays and other genres, I’ve decided that studio photography is what I like best. I want to photograph a series of vintage craft items–one item was crafted by a Native American Indian. It is a piece of pottery bearing the face of an American Indian and is... Read More »

Reply To: Proverbs 27:17 VPO: Friendship (ends Aug 31)

Hey, @bensharpeningcharacter! I accidentally left this to the last minute, so I didn’t have a chance to do the cool things I would’ve liked to try. 🙁 But, I didn’t want to miss out on doing the last one of the year. lol. So, even though they aren’t my best – here’s what I come up... Read More »

Reply To: Thunderstorm

Reply To: Thunderstorm
I see what you mean. We didn’t think to move into the chicken yard until after supper, and then we couldn’t see the storm anymore. Any suggestions for working with what I’ve got? Is this any better? Read More »

Reply To: Proverbs 27:17 VPO: Friendship (ends Aug 31)

Sorry about the wait @elianafranzenburg and @theodore! Lenspiration hasn’t been sending me notification emails for some reason, so I hadn’t realized that you had submitted photos! I think I might have messed with something in my profile, so I’ll check that out. In the meantime, I’ll try to... Read More »

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