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About lensluggers

Nature photographers in Great Smoky Natl Park area, Lens Luggers enjoying travel and photography. Shoot'n fool who have a good time and like to share what they do. Go to www.lensluggerworld.com

Images from Thursday Field shoot

Thursday on the way to Looking glass falls, like so many other times, we had to pause to capture special moments… All photographed with Mirrorless Cameras… One Fiji XT, one Sony a6000.

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Fall Tribute by Lens Lugger Duke Miller

Here’s a link below to a three-minute tribute to fall featuring my favorite shots of the fall season here in Western NC. When you go to the link, ignore any pop-up to sign in or register; just X it out. … Continue reading

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Lens Luggers offer some tips on their work

LL Susan Lawrence writes… “Ouch! A poke in the eye is imminent for one of these sparring young males. The jabbing antler was partially broken off, leaving a short, blunt tip still capable of doing serious injury. Although eye injuries … Continue reading

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Lens Lugger takes best of Show at Asheville Foto Fest

From Linda Vanetta…“During the last of week January 2015, I took a trip to the Tetons and Yellowstone led by photographers David Hartfield, Bill Lea and Chris Norcott…”  In attendance were 6 other fellow photographers. It was a great tour … Continue reading

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Lens Luggers with time on their hands, or when camera takes over…

This day things started out pretty ordinary, at 6:53AM, with a bear leading us into Cataloochee Valley. Then, I had a talk with the camera about trying to do better… The plan was to make some pixels of an elk … Continue reading

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Special by guest blogger Duke Miller – Paris Through My Lens

Duke Miller – Paris Through My Lens by Duke Miller – In May, I participated in the “Paris Through My Lens” street photography workshop, conducted by Valerie Jardin. I discovered her in a podcast by Darlene Hildebrand of the Digital … Continue reading

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Slow Down by Guest Blogger Michael Ritter

Bob, I captured a very interesting image this morning and it made me think about how so many photographers are too quick to leave a location without waiting to see what develops. I thought you may want this for the … Continue reading

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Controling light to help photos work…

Controlling light … In other words,hot spots are controlled, detail is obvious, and a certain feeling is projected. One tool that is effective in making an effective image is a diffuser. They come in different sizes, the 24″ and 32″ … Continue reading

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Lens Luggers in the field

From a field shoot, some images…

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Amazing Photo Technology

Thanks to Lens Lugger Jerry Stone for sending this in… This is a photograph by Lee Holt, a new acquaintance that I met shooting sunrises at Marineland. Lee is a Professional Photographer working out of Jacksonville. The reason that I’m … Continue reading

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