3 Step Recipes for Beautiful Photography
Rusty Bus in an Open Field
This photograph is of an old rusty bus in a wide open green field. It has great contrast and depth.
Wide Angle Blue Lake with Mountains in the Background
This image shows a panorama of a deep blue lake (rae lakes) with sharp mountains in the background.
Peaceful Lake Shot with transparent Water
The trick to getting a good lake shot is in the water, whether that is a reflection or transparent water.
Small waterfall in the El Dorado Forest
A beautiful stream flowing through the El Dorado Forest in the South Lake Tahoe area.
Purple Flower with Shallow Depth of Field
This photo recipe shows a purple flower with a very shallow depth of field. The background is blurred and out of focus while the foreground is sharp.
Large Meadow with Sharp Mountains
This shot is of a large meadow with grand mountains behind it. The difficulty is in maintaining the depth of field and color balance.
Basic Star Trails Shot
This guide shows you how to make a basic star trails shot with your digital camera
Dramatic portrait with greyed out background
The essence of this portrait is that the bold colors of the clothing are brought out by the greyed and blurred out background.
Ecuadorian Cathedral at Night
This photo recipe shows you how to capture a night shot of a building where there might not be a lot of light available to you.
Ocean shot with a sunset and creamy waves
This is a beautiful ocean shot in Hawaii that is enhanced with a soft sunset and a creamy effect on the waves crashing into the rocks.
Peaceful Creek in the Wilderness
The key component of this image is the location. Finding a secluded creek-bed with an interesting foreground element with a setting sun in the background.