Tag Archives: Camera

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

Posted in inspiration, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Building in Emotion, Moods, or feeling into our photography

Memorable images begin with first understanding Graphic tugs at the heart. In this image, Lady with Flowers, a number of things are going on. For openers, the simple rule of thirds is expanded to include two quadrants – the face … Continue reading

Posted in Education, inspiration, Nature, Photography, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment


This just in from Chuck Dayton. Since Chuck got his Canon 70-200 f/2.8, his work has just blossomed. I think he’s finding his niche. Here is his E-mail and some suggestions … Bob: Here’s a shot yesterday using the extender. … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Some tips for Close Wildflower Photography…

This just in… from lens lugger Chuck who is working with a new long lens and extension tubes.        1. Long lens to reduce side distractions.        2. Extension tubes allows one to get closer to the subject and        increases … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

WIN Think Tank Gear for learning …

Having trouble deciding if you should sign up for a Lens Lugger program? Should I buy that new camera accessory or take another LL program? There is an old adage about learning our craft. We can either experiment – trial … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

How I Did It… by Duke Miller

White Pelican Nailed… using Flash Extender  Robert,  Here’s a fun candidate of How I Did It. This is a shot of a white pelican making a perfect landing in a Cortez, FL bayou, just east of Anna Maria Island. It … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Walking Into The Sun

by Bob Grytten It was early and the dew had not yet dried from the impending heat of the sun. With 300mm lens mounted on camera already on the tripod my route curved around and I suddenly found myself walking … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment