Posts Tagged ‘Blue’


7 May 2010: Mural in downtown Roanoke, Virginia. ©2010 Andres Alonso. All Right Reserved.


January 18, 2010: An old oak tree sits in the field as temperatures warm up. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso: All Rights Reserved


The magic of photography is being able to capture a moment in time. Sometimes those moments can be grand, sometimes they can be simple. Such as this rendering of these two cattail’s. At first I did not think that a shot was to be found in this field, till I knelt down in the water.
Good thing that the temperatures had warmed up a bit. When I did knelt down, isolating these two against the blue sky, a photograph came into view. That’s the magic, that I still remember when I first picked up the camera 28 years ago.

Nokon D300, 70-200 F2.8, ISO 200, Shutter 1/320, F10, Manual Exposure.


“Whose broad stripes and bright stars, thru the perilous fight… Gave proof through the night that our flag was still there.” Well today I got to eat my words.  I normally tell my students, “If you don’t have your camera, you won’t be able to take pictures.”  So here we are going to a friends […]