Category Archives: Photography

Centennial Towers

April and I were on an anniversary trip to Atlanta in August of 2012. We’ve done this a few times for a quick weekend with a Braves game and a trip to 2 Urban Licks for dinner. We spent a … Continue reading

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Duggers Creek Falls

Duggers Creek Falls is a peaceful cascade just a short walk from the Linville Falls parking lot on the Blue Ridge Parkway. To find it, drive through the parking lot past the visitor’s center and back toward the exit. The … Continue reading

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April Waterfalls and Wildflowers

Here’s the transcript of the journal that I keep for my photography trips. I usually write at the end of each day on these trips. They usually wind up being a mix of photography & travel advice to myself for … Continue reading

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Film Washi B&W

A few months ago, a good friend gave me a roll of film made from sound recording film by a company called Film Washi. It’s supposed to be a very fine grain B&W film at 50 ISO. I loaded it … Continue reading

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Mountain Trip – June 2014

June 18, 2014 – Another trip through Linville Gorge. Got to the campsite at the bend just before a huge thunderstorm rolled past.  You could see the thunderstorms building as I headed up the ridge from I-40. Now I’m just … Continue reading

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Night Swimming

This is a photograph that I have named “Night Swimming”.  This is from the first roll of slide film (Velvia) that I had ever shot, and I have been hooked ever since.  I still remember pulling the slide out of … Continue reading

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Scanned Film Sharpness

I finally had one of my images from Yosemite printed in a larger format (9″ x 16″) and found that the print was nowhere near as sharp as I thought it would be. I started going through the reasons that … Continue reading

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Kallitype Printing

I had ordered a kit for Kallitype printing from the Photographer’s Formulary and received it a while back. It came with seven pages of instructions that still seem a bit short. Next time I will order from Bostick and Sullivan … Continue reading

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In July 2009, we flew from Huntsville to Denver to Jackson Hole and drove from there. The airport in Jackson Hole is spectacular – it’s in a field directly in front of the Tetons! We stopped off for a little … Continue reading

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B&W Printing by George DeWolfe

  B&W Printing – “Creating the Digital Master Print”by George DeWolfe. A Lark Photography book in their Digital Masters series. $29.95 at Barnes & Nobles I purchased this book after having problems creating a print (particularly in black & white) … Continue reading

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