Digital Imaging: Bannack Creative Photography

Levitation, ghosting, abstract, commercial, and conceptual photography are all forms of creative photography. They also require quite a bit of forethought and planning. Levitation Dorothy’s Kitchen – Bannack Ghost Town, Montana  – February 24, 2017) To capture this image I set my camera up on a tripod and took 3 separate images which you can…

Digital Imaging: Bannack Fine Art Photography

Bannack is a ghost town in Montana that was founded in 1862 when John White discovered gold on Grasshopper Creek. It is now a State Park with over sixty structures still standing that you can explore. Common edits: adjustment layers for levels and hue and saturation and a vignette added on a separate layer. Outback…

Digital Imaging: Bannack Portraits

Indian Woman – Bannack Ghost Town, Montana (February 24, 2017) Westcott Apollo Orb used. For this image I made an adjustment layer for levels and hue and saturation. I then copied the original layer and used the clone stamp tool to fix some blemishes and built up makeup lines on her eyelids. I then copied…

Digital Imaging: Close Up & Personal

Macro photography helps change your perspective of the world. You start looking at things on a smaller scale and even the smallest details take on meaning. Most cameras don’t like to get that close to subjects but you can overcome this by using magnifying filters. My mom teaches a Jr. High photography class where they…

Digital Imaging: Portraits & Enhancements

People are unique, and a portrait should really capture that unique element that makes them who they are. For this project I wanted to focus on not only getting great images of the people I was photographing, but I also wanted it to tell us something about who they are through their clothes, surroundings, and…

Digital Imaging: Reflector Activity

Without Reflector:  For these pictures we went into a stair well that had some light coming in through a window. Without the reflector I had to bump the iso up and had to depend completely on the light coming in from behind. With Reflector:  When we added the reflector in front it brightened up his…