Photography

  • How to Maximize Your Sharpness

    A discussion of image sharpness and how camera adjustments and attributes affect it. Reciprocity failure, apertures and depth of field are covered within.

  • On Depth of Field

    Covers principals of depth-of-field, advantages/shortcomings of using too large or small of an aperture, and thoughts on appropriate use of depth in individual images.

  • On Star Trails and Pinwheels

    A narrative about photographing stars; techniques for shooting heavenly bodies and the experience that accompanies night photography.

  • Tips For Water Photography

    This article briefs several techniques and methods you can use to photograph water more effectively. Included is a discussion of polarizing filters and panning.