Big surprises for Georgia botanical lovers

The main garden is located behind the administration building called Burnett Hall. It encompassed areas on both sides with a evergreen graden, and many floral varieties. The walkways of the main quadrangle are lined with greenery, flowers and trees as well. The International Garden has a serene pagoda style structure with a small fountain, benches […]

Savannah photographic field trips

Savannah has a vast variety of playgrounds for photographers. If wildlife photography is your passion, there are many refuges, sanctuaries and state parks within an hour’s drive or less. The images here are from a recent trip to the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge, located just over the Savannah River on SC Highway 170. There are […]

Blood Moon Excitement

This celestial occurance coincides with the final night of my Advanced Creative Photography class. It is in this course that my students go from the default Evaluative light meter setting to the more precise Partial/Center-Weighted and Spot meters. The blood moon or total lunar eclipse will be a great opportunity for them to try their […]

Applying the Zone System in Color

My private Advanced Creative Photography class met this morning for their second field trip. Applying the Zone System with color was a bit harder becuase we do not tend to see tonal value as we look at a colored object. The use of a color zone chart helped them to see how hues can changed […]

Creative Photo field trip update

The Creative Photo field trip to Emmet Park/Upper Factors Walk scheduled for Saturday, February 8, 2014, will begin at 8:00 AM as planned. If there is rain we will go down to the covered portions of Factors Walk/River Street. Don’t forget your tripod, camera manual and plastic bags.

2010 Asian Festival on SMN

http://savannahnow.com/related/node/1118/relator. Fabulous and creative slideshow from Savannah Morning News photographer Carl Elmore. I worked with Carl for many years at the SMN and got the chance to catch up on all that is going on. I miss all the excitement of being a photojournalist. I never needed coffee to wake up when I moved to […]