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Reflections in Suru Valley

I welcome the group's comments and suggestions on this post. The picture was shot in Suru Valley, Ladakh, India. The whole day had been cloudy and dull, unusual for this time of the year at 10,000 feet up in the Suru Valley in the Himalayas. I decided to go for a quick bath in the chilly waters of a small offshoot of the Suru River. I was about...

Is This Sort of Work A Good Fit For This Group?

Most of my work is done at night, in the Hackensack Meadowlands or surrounding industrial areas, or else in the suburbs I grew up in. I consider it "fine art" because it's surely not commercial, and when I spent a weekend getting drunk with William Eggleston he said I was "doing well" with my photography, so ... that counts, right? (I also...


This is a shot at Vestrahorn mountain near Stoksness, Iceland. I took this in January 2017. The winter had been mild, and there hadn't been a lot of snow. We came back for a second day to shoot, and it had snowed a little the night before, and it looked like the mountain had a layer of powdered sugar on it. I was pretty pleased with the results...

Looking for feedback

Hey all,

I've recently gotten back into photography and love to photograph people. This is a shot for this morning I took that I'm looking for feedback on. I think it's a solid image but always looking to impove.

Canon 6D, Canon 135mm f/2 L, ISO 100, f/2, 1/500 w/off camera flash (don't remember what power).


Budget Prints vs Pro Lab Prints

Printing represents the final step in the journey of a photograph. I have just written a comparison blog post, looking at the differences between a print ordered from a budget lab and one created by a pro lab.

The same 300dpi, sRGB jpeg was sent to both labs (which, to save any embarrassment shall remain nameless) and the resulting...