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Salamander Weekend

17:30 09 June in Photography by Thomas

This past weekend I took my son Cyrus to a birthday party for one of his classmates. They are finishing kindergarten this year, which I think is a fine age really....

HDR Testing

08:14 04 June in Photography by Thomas

I heard something a few weeks ago while talking about photography at my favorite hangout; that no camera can replicate the human eye. ...

Tom’s Day Off – Part 2

12:03 28 May in Photography by Thomas

In part 1, I was out and about without a plan. In this part I did have a plan! This means nothing of course, because, and I want to be clear here, I have no idea what I'm doing most of the time....

Tom’s Day Off – Part 1

11:53 27 May in Photography by Thomas

I took the Tuesday off after Memorial Day, and decided to use it for something creative. I've an array of options in this regard, but photography was the option I choose around 10 in the morning, after having enough coffee to get my mind moving. I'll be presenting this in 3 parts, this part being No Plan....

Too much horsing around

21:57 11 May in Photography by Thomas

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]What do you get when you take a camera that fires like a machine gun to a horse clinic?  Too many pictures of horses. Continuing my work with Mill Street Stables, a week ago I took some shots of a clinic they hosted.   And by some, I mean about 4,000+.  I, along with the good people at Mill Street, wish I were exaggerating, but no, that sounds about right.   My eyes are notably bigger than my stomach, but not bigger than my camera card.  That camera card is great for time lapse projects, but might offer a touch more freedom than I should have at an event. (I did get one good painting out of it however.) I did get to play with all of my lens, scout different angles, and even learn not to appear as a 'monster' to the horses. (Now if I could only learn that with people...

Horsing around

13:07 07 May in Art, Watercolor by Thomas

This past weekend I was at Mill Street Stables shooting an event. I'll be posting pictures from that event soon, but in the meant time I took another shot at watercolor painting using one of the images I captured on Sunday....