Photo Of The Day – Wind Through The Trees

Title: Wind Through The Trees Location: Crater Lake National Park, Oregon, USA, North America, Earth (42°54’44” N 122°8’48” W) Description: A different take on Crater Lake National Park. ——————- Camera Canon 7D Mark II Lens Canon 28-300mm L ISO 200 Focal Length 180mm Aperture f/36 Shutter Speed 1/6 Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Distant Mountain And Clouds In Alaska’s Inside Passage

Title: Distant Mountain And Clouds In Alaska’s Inside Passage Location: South of Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska, USA, North America (58°19’10” N  135°50’7″ W) Description: While on a voyage with UnCruise Adventures to shoot one of their boats, we passed by some stunning scenery. I don’t know the Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Wild Lions On A Knoll

Title: Wild Lions (Panthera leo) On A Knoll Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania Description: A pride of lions ignores the throng of tourist vehicles at the base of their knoll while the female members search the horizon for their next meal. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon 28-300mm L ISO Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Crazy Waves

Title: Crazy Waves Location: Whidbey Island, Washington, USA, North America Description:With winds topping 30kts, wind waves are swept across Puget Sound and create a frothy chaos. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon 28-300mm L Shutter Speed .8 seconds Aperture f/16 ISO 100 Focal Length 300mm   Photograph Copyright Peter Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Lioness Surveying The Savanna

Title: Lioness Surveying The Savanna Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, Africa Description: A lone lioness, part of a larger pride numbering 17, surveys the savanna for their next meal. The pride this lioness belongs to is unusual as there are two male lions co-existing. Camera Canon 7D Lens Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – The Difference Between Night And Day

Title: The Difference Between Night And Day Location: Mauna Lani Bay, Hawaii, The Big Island, Hawaii, USA, North Pacific Ocean Description: On our last night of a press trip to Hawaii, The Big Island, the skies had cleared and the Milky Way was bright and showing off. I Continue Reading →

Weekend Photography Challenge #16: WIND – 31+ Days To Better Photography

With all the blustering on the East Coast of the USA this weekend, let’s go with WIND as the topic of this weekend’s photography challenge. Wind can be tricky to capture because you only see its effects. So shoot that! For this weekend’s challenge, I’d like you to Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Lone Lioness

Title: Lone Lioness Location: Serengeti National Park Settings: This one needed a little help.  I started with a fairly dark photo so I jacked up the exposure 1.4 stops. Let’s see, Fill Light -24, Blacks +14, Brightness +17, Contrast +66, Clarity +57, Vibrance +41, Blue Saturation +40 to Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Catching Wind

Title: Catching Wind Location: Bellingham Bay, Whatcom County, Washington, USA Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey Would you like to purchase this photo or license it? Email me. If you’re looking for other great travel photos, check out Delicious Baby’s Photo Friday. Subscribe to Photo Of The Day: Enter Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Reach For The Ocean

Title: Reach For The Ocean Location: Useless Bay, Whidbey Island, Washington, USA Settings: ISO 100 Focal Length 300mm (480mm Equiv) Shutter Speed 1/500 Aperture f/7.1 Exp Comp -1/3 Camera Canon EOS 7D Lens Canon 28-300mm L When the wind picks up on Useless Bay, the kite surfers come Continue Reading →

Puget Sound Energy’s Power Supply Mix

I’ve often wondered where my power comes from.  Not my superhuman powers, I KNOW where those came from (radioactive grasshoppers).  I mean the stuff that comes out of the wall.  I like using rechargeable batteries and as I stared at some charging the other night I grew curious.  Continue Reading →