Monthly Archives: August 2014

Close to home, Looking Glass Falls – by Charles Coburn

Looking Glass Falls is a very popular falls for photographers and the general public as well, just outside of Brevard, NC on US 276, so going on a Wednesday provided a minimal invasion to disrupt capturing some images.  Working from … Continue reading

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Close to home by Chuck Dayton – How he did it…

We live on a small lake in MN near the Canadian Border in the summer. I often shoot loons early in the morning, especially when the air gets cooler and the mists are rising. I also have a wonderful peddle … Continue reading

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HDR saves problem Waterfall Photo… by Susan Lawrence

Woo-hoo!  I got 4 or 5 HDR shots in Brevard that made me happy—my first HDR successes.  The compositions themselves are not world class, but the HDR at 1 full stop +/- gave me a pleasing dynamic range. What do you … Continue reading

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Wild potato vine to work or art by Susan Lawrence – How she did it…

 by Susan L. Lawrence The Wild Potato Vine – How I Did It I really liked the low-angle shot of the Wild Potato Vine taken along the Blue Ridge Parkway but I thought it lacked pizzazz —even after tweaking it in Lightroom.  So I opened the photo in Photoshop and … Continue reading

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Chuck Dayton contributes his photography talents… “Listening Point Foundation”

Listening Point talk: “Nature as Oracle: Sigurd Olson’s Never-ending search for spirituality in WIlderness” Posted on May 19, 2014 by Chuck Nature as Oracle: Sigurd Olson’s Never-Ending Search for Spirituality in Wilderness   By Charles Dayton Sigurd Olson: the very name … Continue reading

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Photos close to home – Soco Falls

“This image was taken from below the platform at Soco Falls while balancing on a rock and holding onto a rope that had been put up to get to the bottom of the falls.  This was made more difficult by … Continue reading

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