We’ve been trying to make a point of getting out and about more frequently – short day trips for now. On this particular Saturday, we packed up the van and headed to Ekotepe, an organic farm offering a breakfast brunch buffet and sweeping views of the hillside. We enjoyed the farm for a couple of [...]
Own Your Camera
You spent almost one thousand dollars (or more) on that camera. Now what?
Do you let it make the decisions, or are you going to be the boss? Don’t let your camera own you, turn the tables on that electronic device and tell it what to do! You should make the ultimate call on things like: what’s acceptably sharp?, freeze or show motion, focal point, white balance… everything! My basic photography class will make you the boss! After just two hours, your camera will bow to your will and you’ll be snapping the shots YOU want!
This mosque is the symbol of downtown Adana. Set in the middle of the city, surrounded by run down buildings, multi-story apartment buildings, and shopping malls, it is strikingly out of place. When we were itching to get off base a few weeks ago, I declared it was “Take Photos of the Mosque” Day, and [...]