Tuesday, July 5, 2011
In the meantime, I'll try to get caught up at least with archive photos. There are plenty in the bin ready to post, when eventually I get around to it...
Monday, July 4, 2011
It's fun to experiment with fireworks photos on the 4th of July! This is one of my best. I shot it over the shoulder of my younger son as he played "dueling sparklers" with his brother. It's mostly lit by the natural illumination of the sparklers, though I did fire the flash to better light David in the background.
I was suprised, today, to see this shot far and away my most popular image from my photo collection, despite being four years old. On investigation, I found that I had been picked up by some Tumblr accounts and spread around--see, for example, this link. It is, in my opinion, one of my coolest 4th of July shots!