Photo Of The Day – The Moon Over The Machermo Range

Title: The Moon Over The Machermo Range Location: Machermo, Solukhumbu, Nepal, Asia (27°54’12” N 86°42’55” E) Description: On its way to setting, the moon strikes a pose high above the Machermo Range in Nepal’s Himalayas. Like the photo? Join the club. Camera Canon 5D Lens Canon 28-300mm L Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Moon And The Rockies

 Title: Moon And The Rockies Location: Canmore, Alberta, Canada, North America (51°4’55” N  115°19’20” W) Description: Because the soaring flanks of the Canadian Rockies jut so abruptly into the sky from valleys below, catching the moon ‘setting’ requires advanced planning. This shot was taken about two hours before the Continue Reading →

Traveling Through Colors: Blue

There are beautiful blue skies in California today and maybe that’s why so many of the images in this post are of the gorgeous skies contained therein. Whatever the case, enjoy this trip around the world with the color blue. Hint: Click on images for much larger versions Continue Reading →

31+ Days Of Photography Experiments – Shooting The Full Moon At Moonset

Building on yesterday’s post of Shooting The Full Moon At Moonrise, let’s flip the coin and shoot at moonset. This one is harder for many people because, frankly, we enjoy sleeping in. I enjoy sleeping in. Sorry, I didn’t mean to project my desire to sleep. Sleep is Continue Reading →

Weekly 50% Off Photo – Moonset At Machermo

Title: Moonset At Machermo Description: This shot was taken during the morning hours in a high (4465m/14,648ft) Himalaya village by the name of Machermo. The moon was setting a day after the actual full moon, giving it just the right amount of contrast to not need special exposing Continue Reading →