Food for Thought

Today’s Post by Mildred Alpern If you are reading this, in all probability you are a photographer who loves taking pictures and looking at what others shoot. As you import your images onto a computer, you relive that moment when you took that scene—where you were, who was there, what you...

Wordless Wednesday #12:...

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Cats!

Today’s Post by Mildred Alpern Cats are fun to photograph given their unique personalities and unexpected poses. The three that I recently photographed in a New York City apartment are no longer kittens. All grown up, they are very affectionate and people friendly. Most times they...

Digital Q&A: Crop ...

Today’s Post by Joe Farace “To Crop, or not to Crop, that is the question”—I think Shakespeare said that. Q: How much cropping do you do to an image after capture? A: I seldom crop an image, preferring to do it in camera but, and this is a new thought to me, I do crop later in Photoshop...

My Personal Giverny

Today’s Post by Mildred Alpern There’s no need for me to travel to the gardens of Giverny fifty miles outside of Paris to view summer flowers in a splendidly untamed setting. Thanks to volunteers, the Riverside Park Community Gardens, on the mid level promenade at 91st St and...

Wordless Wednesday #10:...

Today’s Post by Dave Hutchinson   Camera: Olympus E-M5 Mark II Lens: Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 @ 60mm Exposure: 1/1000 sec at f/4 and ISO 200, +.70 EV Converted to Black & White in Silver Efex Pro A reminder: If you would like to have one of your images featured on Wordless...