Monthly Archives: June 2012

Tips Tuesday – Orange County Photographer

Tweet I’m not really a fan of lenses like the Lensbaby. If you’re not familiar with the Lensbaby, it’s a special optics add-on lens that gives either a tilt-shift, blurred or fisheye look to your image. It allows you to alter the plane of your subject which can dramatically blur the background of your image. […]

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Macro Monday – Orange County Photographer

Tweet Here’s a shot I took of an old fire hydrant. By using a macro lens, I was able to get in close enough to focus on the “s” ring. I shot it at a 5.0 aperture because I really wanted to capture the texture in the paint. If I shot at 2.8, a lot […]

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Fix it Friday – Orange County Photographer

Tweet We use our Canon G12 for most of our family shots… it’s small enough to carry with us everywhere, takes great video, and my husband can use it without getting too frustrated. Overall, it’s a great camera. When I was at WPPI this year, he took our kids on a little side trip to […]

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Thought for Thursday – Daily Posts!

Tweet With summer coming, I’m dreaming of days filled with leisure and lounging (I know, I’m totally kidding myself). And of course with all of this newfound time on my hands, I thought… how cool would it be to do a daily post? Even better, a cool, themed post? Even WAY better, a themed post […]

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