CAPTURING THE BEST LIGHT AT LIGHT CITY

by Photography: City

Thanks to Light City Baltimore the Inner Harbor, Little Italy, and Hampden will be aglow throughout this weekend.  Light City Baltimore features intriguing displays, live music concerts, captivating performances, daytime conferences, a delicious gamut of food choices, and much more. Light City Baltimore, the first such ginormous light festival in the country, is brought to you by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts. For full details and the schedule of events, see Light City Baltimore. Light City Baltimore will delight and excite folks of all ages. In particular, photographers will be thrilled with...

WINTER WONDERLAND

by Featured, Photography: City, Photography: Travel, Tutorial

While all the wintry weather this year may have you warming to the idea of becoming a Florida snow bird, it does give us photographers a chance to capture unique images close to home. I encourage you to dress in several layers, stuff chemical hand warmers in your coat pockets, place an extra camera battery in your pants pocket, and venture out in search of the extraordinary. Oh, and remember to pull a traction device on to your boots to prevent slipping and falling on the ice. Thanks to the bitter cold temperatures here in...

ICE CAPADES

by Photography: City, Photography: Travel

For several day temperatures had been hovering in the low 20’s, and the overnight forecast called for low winds. While I am not a big fan of Arctic clippers, I had been waiting for these weather conditions because they are ideal for ice to form in the Inner Harbor. Thus, last Sunday morning I dressed in multiple layers, stuffed chemical hand warmers and a Clif Bar in my coat pocket, grabbed my camera gear, and headed out at 6:00am. Mother Nature was quite cooperative. Not only did the skyline reflection sparkle across the icy surface...