Well two black eyes, gash out of nose, golf ball know on forehead, minor concussion and an extremely low heart rate I survived. It sucks, but maybe now they will listen to me when I tell them I regularly that I pass out from pain.
This was a very difficult shot for my camera, the Nikon Coolpix P530. It doesn't have the capability to keep the shutter open long enough to get the quality I want. The camera is fighting to dim the crap out of the moon while struggling to get any light at all near the lake. I... Continue Reading →
This morning, before I went to bed, I was able to get a shot or two to turn out without a tripod. I have another one coming from amazon tomorrow. This shot was taken very early this morning. The sun was coming up as the full moon was setting, making a colorful moonset.
I left camp yesterday at 5pm to pickup a prescription in town. I got to the pharmacy by 7:30 and then grabbed a few things at Safeway. It rained sideways on me the whole way there and all the way back to the park. I stayed dry. The rain let up at about 11:30 and... Continue Reading →
The featured image is the first decent shot I got of the moon. It was about 54-56% illuminated when I took it last October. If tonight is anything like last night, practically light out, then tonight should be even brighter. Tonight's moonrise is at 18:30'ish, so I should see it pop over the ridge close... Continue Reading →
I took my first photos since February 1st of this year, last night. My last attempts at a full moon didn't work out. All of my shots last night were shot in full manual without using any presets. I was able to get a much clearer photo this way. Still working on tweaking it, now... Continue Reading →