Posts related to Technique
- 08 July 2014 - Reader Question: Photographing in the Rain
My friend Ernie writes: I’m not sure if you ever covered this – what rain protection do you use for your cameras? I don’t think I have written specifically about that, Ernie, so here goes. Evening Shower, Sierra Pond. Kings Canyon National Park, California. September 14, 2013. © Copyright 2013 G Dan Mitchell – all […]
- 30 January 2014 - Photographic Myths and Platitudes: No Post-Processing!
(The following is another (more or less stream of consciousness) post that I wrote in reply to a comment I read somewhere else, in this case suggesting that photographic history implies that post-processing or manipulating photographs after the shutter has been clicked is ethically questionable and should be avoided. I’ll start with a modified version […]
- 29 January 2014 - Camera Stability and Long Lenses
I responded to a question somewhere else and thought that it might be useful to share the response here, too. A photographer asked some questions about using long focal length telephoto lenses for landscape photography and how to deal with the issue of camera/lens stability, bringing up related questions about things like live view modes, […]
- 16 May 2013 - Reader Question: One Lens for Landscape and Wildflowers on Hikes?
From time to time blog readers email me questions about photography subjects. When possible I like to answer them here so that I can share the answer with others who might be interested. Here is a recent question: “If you were going on a hike to capture landscape and wildflowers, and you could only take […]