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...

Deep in the Heart of Te...

Today’s Post by Ken MacAdams When is Green not Green? When it’s Gruene, Texas, of course! Gruene’s an eclectic little town in the heart of Texas, nestled about halfway between Austin, and San Antonio, on the edge of the West Texas hill country. Gruene’s history dates...

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...

Learning New Tricks

Today’s Post by Mark Toal I’m old enough to know that when I criticize a camera feature or think I’ll never use it that I’m doomed fall in love with it. My initial reaction to Wi-Fi in cameras was “who needs it?” and now I wouldn’t buy a camera without Wi-Fi and I use it every day. A...

Golden Hair

Today’s Post by Mildred Alpern A recurrent image of Edvard Munch, the Norwegian Expressionist painter, is a young woman in white. She has long golden hair and a lithe figure. In many paintings her face is concealed. We see only her back as she seems to gaze into her future. As a visual...