Category Archives: Photography

A quick post about stitched panoramas and difficult exposures

Unless you’re a photographer, skip this. You might skip this even if you are a photographer. You could also just look at the gallery at the bottom. The P900 has the option to shoot panoramas as does my Note 8. … Continue reading

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A second quick post about post-processing

The first quick post about post-processing post generated a comment and got me thinking I need some practice with Photoshop and Topaz. This was the comment by doesitevenmatter3 (diem3): Now if only you could set that handsome gorilla among the … Continue reading

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A quick post about post-processing

So, the Project 313 Post 31 that went live earlier has a flower photo and I mentioned that I photoshopped away some ugly detail.  I had a few photos taken with the Note 8 and both showed the remnants of … Continue reading

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Glacier Bay – Alaska Cruise 2017 – Part 2

Note: this is a long post. If you just want the photos, go to the bottom and check out the gallery sans the witty, incisive, profound, and irreverent banter. This is the continuation of the posts documenting our September 11, … Continue reading

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One month ago, as I write this, we stepped out of our rental unit and walked the two miles from our complex to dockside at the Kona Bay.  Why? Why expose ourselves to the heat and humidity and actually mingle … Continue reading

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Leanne Cole’s Monochrome Madness 207 — Relaxation

Leanne Cole does a weekly Monochrome Madness post consisting of all monochrome (mostly B&W) photos submitted by users each week. It’s not a contest, but a place for photographers to show their B&W work; anyone can submit photos and it’s … Continue reading

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Topaz Labs Spring 2018 Sale

If you’re a frequent — or infrequent — visitor to this site you might be aware I let people know when Topaz Labs is having a sale on their PLUGINS and/or their GO PRO bundle. It’s a bit confusing when … Continue reading

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