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Do you know the way to SLC?

June 29th, 2010 · No Comments

Getting to Salt Lake City from West Yellowstone is a beautiful site.

IMAG0176, originally uploaded by WhiskeyCreek.
Outstanding and beautiful flight, from West Yellowstone to Salt Lake City. Flying above the Tetons. Taken with my new Droid Incredible.
Here is something incredible, here is that same shot, taken though the propellers with the Droid Incredible.  Somehow the video [...]

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Its Mount Shasta

November 29th, 2009 · No Comments

Yesterday, I showed a photo of Mount Shasta in northern California.

This started as a pretty standard landscape photo of Mt Shasta, which is mandatory while travelling past on highway 101.

Here is the procedure:

Pull this into Photoshop Elements
Make your exposure and color adjustments, and any touching up you want to do.
Copy All (ctrl-A & ctrl-C for [...]

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Take a guess

November 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Take a guess about this photograph.  What is it? Put your guess in the comments.  All will be revealed shortly.

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 26th, 2009 · No Comments

I’m thankful for each of you, the fine people that read this blog.  Thank you!
Also, thankful for Vicky’s Nature, who contributed this photo to Flickr with a Creative Commons license.

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King of fishers

September 12th, 2009 · No Comments

The Daily Mail brings us the last scream. Enjoy.

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Rods, Bugs, and Photography: these are some of my favorite things

September 5th, 2009 · No Comments

Lynn Scott is a lucky guy.  He is a fishing guide and photographer who lives in an area with world class trout fishing and unbelievable scenery. None other than Island Park, Idaho.
Here is a small sampling of his photography. Check out his photoblog for many more, including the answer to that age-old question,  ”what do [...]

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Fly Photography: close up lens filters

September 4th, 2009 · No Comments

Close up lens filters provide an inexpensive entry to fly photography and macro photography.

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Fly Photography: Lens upgrade

August 8th, 2009 · 1 Comment

The tutorials featured in the last post show how to take excellent fly photographs with point and shoot cameras and entry level Digital SLRs with the lens that come with the kit.
A few months ago, I started getting into photography more, and received some good advice to upgrade my “glass”. (”glass” is fancy-pants photography talk [...]

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Fly Photography Series

August 3rd, 2009 · 1 Comment

This blog features a few fly photographs, and I think that I’ve gotten better through learning and practice. I’d like to share some of the lessons that I’ve learned in this process. These learnings will come through in a few upcoming posts which I’ll group with the tag Fly Photography.
Since this is a blog, and [...]

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Fly Fishing and Nature Photography

July 31st, 2009 · No Comments

Forest Rat writes of learning to appreciate and understand nature to become a better nature photographer. He made this realization by reading a book about fly fishing, of all things.  Read the water, understand entomology, and presenting your fly like a living insect are keys to success in fly fishing.

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