Tag: black-and-white

Swiss Army Watch for Day 44 Closeup Monday

Gear: Fujifilm X-E2 16.3 MP Mirrorless Digital Camera with 3.0-Inch LCD(Silver) Fujinon XF27mmF2.8 Pancake Lens

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The Cube for Day 30 – Close-up Monday

Last week I have a plate of peanuts, this Monday is my cube keychain. This was straight jpg out of camera. This is the black and white Art effect from my OM-D E-M5, I really like it when I saw it on the monitor, the black and white effect was perfect for the cube specially the […]

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Add a Little Drama to the Scene

This one is from the archived. This was an old photo I made back in 2009. It was shot by my first DSLR, the Canon Rebel XS with the EF-S 18-55mm Kit lens. I used my all time favorite photoshop plugin, Topaz Detail, to add drama by extracting more detail from the original canon raw […]

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Masterlock – Black and White Photo

I was cleaning the cabinet at the office when I saw these pile keys on a small container. What a great time to test the so called macro capability of the Tokina SZ-X 630 60-300mm that I just bought.  Using  the FD to micro four thirds adapter, I mounted it on my OM-D EM-5 and […]

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A Night Under the Bridge

This is my first time to use a mirrorless system for long exposure / low light photography. After looking at the photos, I was simply amazed with the result. I did this shot using the OM-D EM-5 with the Panny 14mm F/2.5 Pancake lens mounted on my Joby Gorillapod SLR ZOOm with a fotopro arca […]

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Morning In the Docks

I shot this yesterday(Sunday) morning. I was excited to go out, it was warm and the weather was perfect. Every Sunday, I make it a point to ride my bike, it’s that time of the week that I love most, just cruising along the side of the river until I get tired.

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A Cloudy Sunday Morning

It was a cloudy Sunday morning. I’ve been up since 6am, it’s now 6:45 and still cannot decide if I’m going to go out to ride my bike or to run. I finally decided to go for a bike ride, I went to this lake nearby, it’s nice there in the morning. Fresh air, quite, […]

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Infrared Landscape in Black and White

If I remember it right, I made this photo July of 2013. This was made with my Full Spectrum OLYMPUS 12.3 Megapixel E-PL1 Pen Camera with the version 1 Sigma 19mm F2.8 EX DN -Micro 4/3 , I also have the Hoya 58mm RM-72 Infrared Filter. — Please click here to buy a print of […]

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Wildlife in Black and White

  Download Hi-Res | Buy Print Sometimes it is nice to remove colors in a photograph. Like the photo above, I converted it to a black and white photo with a vintage feel using lightroom. Taking colors out can sometimes add drama and creativity to your photo. I created a Lightroom 4 preset based on […]

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The Great White Heron

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Street Photography Inside The Metro DC Subway

Download Hi-Res | Buy Print One way to kill time while waiting for an annoyingly late metro train is to just enjoy the moment and admire the beauty of the dark surroundings of the MetroRail. This was taken handheld, at 17mm in aperture priority, F/3.2. I needed to boost the ISO to 1600 because of […]

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Candid Raw Shot of A Man Using A Cell Phone

Download Hi-Res | Buy Print This candid street photo a man using his mobile device was taken in the crowded streets of Chinatown in Washington D.C. This is what I love about street photography, the expressions on peoples faces are really priceless, let’s take for example that smile in his face, it tells a lot, […]

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Tiring Long Day. Day 13.

Tiring Long Day. Photo of the Day. Jan. 13, 2011. It almost 4pm, working in front of the computer for long hours isn’t fun, I was getting tired and sleepy, so I decided to make myself a freshly brewed coffee. While I was waiting, I suddenly remembered that I still don’t have something for my […]

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One Foggy Morning. Day 10.

Taken this morning when I out to run, it was still foggy on some areas, on my way back I saw this trash can in the park, I set my little camera on to take multiple exposure shots, then blend it in photoshop and this is what I was able to make for day 10. […]

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Dead Forest. Day 7

When I woke up, I notice that the sun is out and the clouds seems to be clearing, so I decided to go back to the woods. But when I got there, the clouds were back, it was really disappointing. Good thing, I saw this tree on my way out, so I took some shots […]

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Black Forest. Day 6

Today, I told myself, “You have to run!!!” at lease for 40mins or so. It’s not that cold, high temperature today is around 40degrees and sunny, a perfect day to run. So today, instead of bringing my SLR and tripod, I brought my Sony DSC-V3 with me so that I can run a bit. But […]

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Dry Forest Day 5

So far I’m still able to keep up with my daily photo project for 2011. Two of my photo resolution or my goals for 2011 are to make a new picture everyday and try a new style of photography. So here it is and I hope you like it. Titled Dry Forest. This morning I […]

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Tendril. Day 4

A Tendril. My photo for Jan 4, 2011. I took this picture today when I went out to run. I’m always fascinated with tendrils, they can climb they can attached themselves to trees, and as little as they are they can support themselves by forming a strong anchor point. Taken with my Canon Rebel XS […]

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Right After Sunset

Right After Sunset Black and White HDR This one is from the Archives. I didn’t have much time to make one today. So busy at work. This is my very first HDR. Just did a quick bw conversion in Photoshop CS5. Let me know what you think. Thanks guys, gotta go. Camera Gear: Canon EOS […]

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Old Town Alexandria Seaport Center in Black and White HDR

Old Town Alexandria Seaport Center in Black and White HDR I love this one. It’s like my favorite photo taken that day. Why? Well, it’s just that I felt everything went well with this one, first of all the light, it’s perfect, at this time of day (around 5pm) everything just comes out, the textures […]

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