Monthly Archives: July 2014

The Old Green Truck

This old truck near the Swazey Hotel is a favorite photo subject at Bodie. Several 20-second exposures, each with a bit of light painting on a different part of the truck, stacked and masked in Photoshop. Fujifilm X-T1, ISO 800, … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Color

The trouble with shooting color at night, under a full moon, in a landscape with no artificial lights, is that the processed image can look a lot like a day-time photograph — which is interesting, but why do that?  Except … Continue reading

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Moons over Bodie

A couple of Fridays ago I joined a field trip organized by the Viewpoint Photographic Art Center in Sacramento, and made possible by the Bodie Foundation for a rare treat: photographing at Bodie State Historic Park from sunset until 1:00 … Continue reading

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