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Ship in Black and White

This is a photo of a cruise ship in port. I converted the image into black and white using Nik Silver Efex Pro. I like the angularity of the prow of the ship counterbalancing the lines to shore. The shadows … Continue reading

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Three Dresses

This image,  called Three Dresses, was awarded first place in group B at the Delray Camera Club competition for November 24, 2010. The judge commented that “this photographer sees an image that others do not …” It was made in … Continue reading

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The shadows cast by the slate fence on the sand produced this outstanding black and white print. The curve of the fence and its shadow guides the eye from the lower left to the upper left. Taken at Jones Beach, … Continue reading

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Light on a Wall

This image is part of my monochrome series. The original was a color photo taken on the interior wall of the Burden Iron Works HQ.  It was converted into a sepia split tone image in Lightroom 3. A heavy vignette was added to … Continue reading

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Traffic Nightscapes

Atop the Brooklyn Bridge at night, I made these images by setting the shutter to be open for a relatively long time. (Tamron 17-50 at 35mm, f11, 20 sec). The long exposure produced the effect of streaming lights of the … Continue reading

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Under the Brooklyn Bridge

This image was taken at the steps leading up to the Brooklyn Bridge on the Brooklyn side. I watched as another photographer in our group waited for people to pass leaving the stairway empty before taking a picture. However, the … Continue reading

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Birch in B & W

This lone white birch stood out among the “old growth” forest at the Landis Arboretum. He just begged for a classic black and white treatment. Post processing in LR3 with some liberal use of the adjustment brush. The tree was … Continue reading

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Impression of a Wedding

I made this image just prior to the wedding party coming out for photos before the big event. The photo in color is pedestrian, but I envisioned this in dramatic black and white infrared. The stark white chairs against the … Continue reading

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Old Barn

The Berkshire Botanical Gardens is located near Stockbridge. We stopped there briefly on our way home from the Red Lion Inn. This old barn was on the property, used as a utility shed with a hot house extension. This image … Continue reading

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Something Old and Something New

Back to Stockbridge yesterday for a nice lunch with friends at the Red Lion Inn. The camera comes with me even though I have seen this town many times over the years (including one visit earlier this summer). It seems … Continue reading

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