Photography Tips 40 - The Little Things in Life - Dust protection for your Camera Gear.
The cormorants in this image were captured during a dust storm at the Sonny Bono National Wildlife Refuge at the southern end of the Salton Sea, CA. The sun is shrouded by the blowing dust as it attempts to break through the thick layer of blowing particles. Sitting on a cot in my tent, I listened to the wind blowing from the south. With the constant sound like someone pressing the outside of the nylon barrier, I knew this day was going to be similar to the past two... wind,
Photography Tips 39 -Making the Most of Opportunities
Making the Most of Opportunities Photography is like many other things in life. When competing in a sports event or job searching, there are times that you feel you have no control over how things will turn out. And, sadly but true, you don't. But one of the things you can do to increase your probability of photographic success is to increase your opportunities during that specific event. In the case of a sports event, the opportunity may come up for you to make a decisive de