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Small changes to photos can yield Big results

Small changes to photos and yield Big results. We often return from the field, anxious to verify what we were able to capture from an exciting shoot – only to discover that we also managed to pick up some distractions … Continue reading

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Photography op – on the water – Western North Carolina — Date changed

This event has been moved to May 10, 2014 – everything else is the same. Interested in this program? Send an e-mail to Bob Grytten for places to stay…      

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Mountain Ice – How I did it…

by Charles Coburn Two days after last Christmas I decided to go up Onion Mountain to hike up to the top and see what winter had to offer. Before I came to the trail head I encountered ice formations on … Continue reading

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Special moments make a difference …

Orignally published in Carol & Bob’s F/8 and Being There newsletter, reprinted with permission…

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Bird Whisperer??

Everyone has tripods — but this is interesting, me thinks… Chuck Coburn (with bird), Charles Johnson and Bob Grytten.     Photo by Susan Lawrence     Field Photo Program on the Blue Ridge Parkway, NC Courtesy Lens luggers World. … Continue reading

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Excellent!!

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

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The Unexpected…

by Charles Coburn, Lens Lugger Saturday morning, Feb. 3rd I woke up to four inches of snow and a cloudy overcast.  Since this much snow has been scarce for us in Franklin this winter, I grabbed my camera and headed … Continue reading

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Winter De bugging …

So, we have snow today, and as it doesn’t last long here, I headed out … up, up, up, around, around, down the twisty two lane Cove Creek Rd. and finally into Cataloochee Valley. For those not familiar with this … Continue reading

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Wildflowers a-bloom’n #1

This series will hopefully give us a heads up on great photo subjects, beginning with … by Bob Grytten Skunk Cabbage Wildflowers bloom throughout the year beginning with the earliest Skunk Cabbage Symplocarpus foetidus from Feb-Mar. While the Blue Ridge Parkway … Continue reading

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Travel photography – what works now…

You can’t see it; but, a little tear is  creeping out of my eye…  The tear is because I know how correct this piece is and my new heavy, long lens is by now, on it’s way from the store.      … Continue reading

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