Beneath a Blood Red Sky


After the storm, comes this.

Then, comes the sky show.

After a storm and as the cold front arrived we had a little color in the sky. I did what I could to photograph it. I really need to understand nature a little better in order to be in better places, to stand in front of better stuff, in order to make better pictures.

I’m starting to get bored with trees and power lines.

Actually, light will get better and easier to predict once we resume Standard Time at 2am this next Sunday. The evening sunlight will drop even lower in the sky. And, I can get ahead of rush hour traffic as I travel around from place to place in town.

There is some strategy to making pictures at the right time of day. A lot of it is simply the time of year.

Of course, there is standing in front of better stuff. That’s just another kind of planning or traveling.

There is lots to do. I’ve been biding my time.

 

5 Comments

    1. The way I work when I’m actually planning to shoot is that I study all I can about the place or person. I never look at someone else’s pictures. Once, I’m ready to go I empty my mind and approach in a more Zen fashion. This allows me to be present and intuitive. But, it is an intentional routine…

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