Monthly Archives: February 2015

Robins, Robins Everywhere

2017-05-19T10:36:05-04:00February 25th, 2015|

Bird Photography from a Non-Bird Photographer A Bird Amongst The Berries by Richard Lewis 2015 Robin's Dance by Richard Lewis 2015 Robin's Portrait by Richard Lewis 2015 Sitting Pretty by Richard Lewis 2015 I recently attended a workshop on bird photography presented by Larry Lyons, a fellow local photographer. When describing how to photograph our [...]

Fire In A Winter Sky

2017-05-19T10:36:05-04:00February 15th, 2015|

More photography from the New Jersey Pine Barrens Fire in a Winter Sky by Richard Lewis 2015 I enjoy taking inspiration from landscape painters because they do not suffer from the limitations of photography. When art starts with a blank canvas and a creative mind, reality can be completely bent to an the artist's vision, style and skill. Landscape photographers, on the other hand, [...]

A Desert Encounter in Rhyolite, Nevada

2017-05-19T10:36:06-04:00February 6th, 2015|

Modeling in a Death Valley ghost town Welcome to a Ruined Life by Richard Lewis 2015 Just outside of Death Valley National Park is an old ghost town called Rhyolite. It is near the funky little city of Beatty, Nevada. The old buildings are a popular place to photograph. We stopped at Rhyolite, but the flat light from a rare fully overcast sky just wasn't [...]

Testing the Canon 7D Mark II

2017-05-19T10:36:06-04:00February 3rd, 2015|

Canon's New Action Camera One of the greatest things about being a member of Canon Professional Services is that you get to borrow expensive cameras and lenses and play around with them for a few days. Because my photography interests have moved beyond just creating fine art landscapes, I have been looking for a camera that will be a good tool for [...]