Took a road trip this weekend around to the western side of the state. Here are a couple of the pictures I ended up with:
Taken in Frankfort, MI...door of the lighthouse there:
Taken from the deck at The Cove, a small restaurant in Leland, MI:
These were taken on the beach in...
I have a ton of these, but here are just a couple of the better ones:
(FULL ALBUM: 2009 4th of July pictures by AutoEuphoria - Photobucket )
In case anyone wanted to know:
Camera is a Rebel XS...pictures taken...
After months of snow and bare trees/mud/brown we finally had some nice weather over the weekend, which made the trees and bushes finally show some color!
Canon Rebel XS
Canon 50mm lens
Edited in Photoshop
Thanks! It's a number of things...yes, that picture is desaturated on everything but the green spectrum. I shot in RAW with a polarized filter...I increased the saturation on the blues in some pictures to bring out the color in the sky (blue sky picture actually didn't need much...the sky was...
Just a few shots from my trip out to AZ...we stopped by the botanical gardens. They have a massive collection of Dale Chihuly's glass sculptures throughout the gardens, as well. Hope you like the pictures!
On a pedestal:
Was out in AZ for my mom's wedding and took a trip down to Tubac. Just snapped a few photos at the various art boutiques there
Heavy Metal Mariachi Band
Calavera con Cruz
I'm not sure on the shutter speed. I think it was faster than 1/60 though because it was pretty bright outside. Some of them turned out pretty good, but others were still blurred. By "panning" I just meant I kept the button down to focus and kept the center AF point on the plane as it moved. I...
Yeah, it's really cool. She had it made here in MI and took it back with her when she went home after the holidays. The white outlets and light switches kind of detract from the shot, but there's not a lot I can do about that. I'm going to try to work on them a bit more in PS to get some of that...
My mom wanted some nice pictures of her new house in Phoenix. Of course "nice" is relative, and I am still very much an amateur. I tried anyway, and took a bunch of shots and made some HDRs for her. Most were taken at -1, 0, +1 EV...some were at -2, 0, +2 EV, and a couple were -4, -2, 0, +2, +4...
I had the pleasure to be able to see training flights at Luke AFB in Goodyear, AZ...I love military jets, and F16s happen to be my favorite...so it was a great experience. I took a ton of pictures, but I was disappointed to find that most of them were blurry. I was using a fast shutter speed and...