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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… the final chapter… special ‘manmade objects’ edition…

The Golden Gate, framed by trees. One thing I love about where I grew up in the hills across the bay from San Francisco is that there are lots of trees in my little hometown. Also, the Bay Area is … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 9… special tree edition…

Sunlight on a lemon tree. Our eyes are adapted to the light levels of our sun. And all the plants on Earth are adapted to grow in that same sunlight. It is amazing how nature links together in so many … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 8… special animal edition…

A crow, on that beach near the Golden Gate Bridge, silhouetted by the sun. That might be the perfect picture for a photographic series about light and shadows. That very young Redtail Hawk I spotted near the elementary school I … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 7…

For eons our eyes have been adapting, evolving, if you will, to the world on which we live. They are attuned to the spectrums of light and color surrounding us. Other animals have eyes that see in different spectrums, and … Continue reading

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Throwing shade; A study in light and shadow… part 5…

Light and shadow. A light making shadows. Our world is light and shadow. Each photo in this post will have a copy shown below it. All the digital effects I used were only to either turn it into a negative … Continue reading

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A rainbow on a slate floor…

I took these at work not too long ago. It is just light, dancing through glass. But I might do some fun magic digital filters on these.

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Light moves… the final chapter… for now…

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Light moves… part 2…

 

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Light moves… part 1…

I should have called this ‘workin’ on those light moves’, like a play on the song ‘Night Moves’. Obviously, these are just more of those photos I take where I use the long shutter opening in dim lighting to move … Continue reading

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A poem for a new friend: Light Dances…

LIGHT DANCES   Light dances unseen through the bleak reaches of space, ignoring the darkness, born of the wrath of the spindrift stars. Light strikes the ethereal shield around the earth-mother, tinting the edges of the sky with subtle watercolors. … Continue reading

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