Coming up this week – August 4 thru August 10

There are a lot of things happening this week. New classes for Fredericksburg Parks & Rec. start, a Meetup in DC and a free seminar at the Workhouse Arts Center. Classes sponsored by Fredericksburg Parks & Rec. Monday evening a Photoshop Layers class begins. This three week class looks at the power of using layers in your image … Continue reading Coming up this week – August 4 thru August 10


Project #2 Silhouettes

Project: Creating Silhouettes Creating silhouettes has been around longer than photography has been. Creating an image by making an object appear as a dark solid object on a light background may sound simple but is it, really? Traditional silhouettes were created by cutting dark paper into the profile of the person sitting for the silhouette … Continue reading Project #2 Silhouettes

Leanne Cole is a photographer down under. In this post she has some great images of evening light. These images make me want to pack my bags and head to Australia.


I have arrived in the Mallee.  It is great seeing my mum again and I have 3 days to get lots of photos.  I don’t know how many I will get this time.

I went out this evening in Woomelang as the sun was setting.  I was hoping to get some images of a sunset behind the silos and train station, but the sun was setting in a completely different place this time.

I stood in the middle of the road to get this one.  I used the tripod.  The sunset wasn’t that great tonight.  There just weren’t enough clouds around.

I am planning where to go tomorrow.  I am hoping to catch up Marianne again from Tourism Association, and she is picking where we are going this time, so it should be good.

So, till tomorrow.

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