Monthly Archives: July 2011

View 185: Lake Ontario

I have shown you many photos from and of Lake Ontario over the years.  This week, I am going to share the history, uses and more beauty of the smallest (in surface area) lake of the Great Lakes. Lake Ontario … Continue reading

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Zoom In, Zoom Out

It is a something you have heard before: There are two photos for each scene.  This normally refers to the orientation of the camera in either Landscape (horizontal) or Portrait (vertical).  There is another method to getting two photos from … Continue reading

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Assignment 14: Showing Scale in Photography

Last year one of my most popular posts was Showing Scale.  Now, it’s your turn to show something to scale by using a reference within your photograph.  It can be something big, small or in between as long as I … Continue reading

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View 184: Inner Harbor Fireworks

I started out my holiday weekend enjoying fireworks in Syracuse’s Inner Harbor. An area which used to be run down and useless.  Over the last few years Syracuse has transformed it into a park area for concerts, festivals and, on … Continue reading

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Remember the 4th of July

To all my fellow citizens of the United States of America. Happy 235th Birthday!  Remember the risk our forefathers took on this date in 1776: A toast? Yeah. To high treason. That’s what these men were committing when they signed … Continue reading

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