Tag: people

Simple Tips For Memorable Halloween Photographs

Crazy custumes, spooky decorations, wacky funny people, it’s this time of the year where we go crazy about anything scary. Halloween is such an awesome tradition, so why not go out there have fun and make some great pictures.  There are plenty of subjects to photograph during  Halloween all you need is your camera, a […]

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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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Photo for Day 45 02-14-11

Since last week I’ve been working on my street photography gallery so for this week, I’m going to feature some of the photos in the gallery in my daily photo page. Titled Ollieburgers, taken along 12th St. in NW DC. You can view this and more street photos in my Raw Street Photography Gallery. Camera […]

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Stolen Moments : Tuesdays Street Photography Tips

Always be ready. Be observant. For Tuesdays Street Photography Tips. Stolen Moments.  To capture stolen moments like this in frame

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August 28, 2010 – Restoring Honor Rally Slideshow Posted

Restoring Honor Slideshow Posted on my Portfolio Site, please click here.

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Street Photography – Be Involve, Be a Part of the Story

Street photography is my passion, I love walking around crowded places looking for that right moment to freeze. As I always say, the streets is alive and there is always something happening which I am a part of. Through photography a second can last a lifetime. Photograph with a Canon Rebel XS and Tamron AF […]

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Lite Illuminates, Shadows Define – Day 239

There is beauty in the pattern of the shadows, the light and dark which that object provides. I am way behind in this project, still struggling to keep up.

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I Did It

I Did It Originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8 It was a hot Sunday afternoon, April 26, 2009. I was walking around the Washington Monument when I spotted this guy, who look drunk in the middle of the day. He yelled to be photographed when he saw me taking pictures of the performers. The moment I pointed […]

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Friendship, Brotherhood, Priceless

Friendship, Brotherhood, Priceless Originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8 Lately, I have been going through my library of year old images. This is the first photo that caught my eye. This photo was taken at Arlington Memorial in Washington DC. To make this picture wasn’t at all easy. I wanted to show the hapiness between friends, although […]

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The Face

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Hidden Face – Day 26

Camera and Gear Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera Lens : Tamron AF 17-50mm F/2.8 SP XR Di II VC (Vibration Compensation) Zoom Lens for Canon Digital SLR Cameras Exposure : 1/25sec at F2.8 Focal Length : 50mm ISO : 200 Mode : Manual Processing : Crop using Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2

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Trying out Animoto

This sample video was produced with the free subscription package to animoto.com. With the free subscription, I was able create this 30 second video slideshow of my flickr images, but that’s about it. It won’t allow me change the speed of the slideshow, to do that and a lot of other things that I need […]

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Shame

“Shame” By Ness Flores Taken today outside the Washington DC convention center. A great subject for today’s photo of the day. I really love walking around the streets of DC, lots of photographic opportunities and luckily you’ll often find scenes like these in the Streets Of DC. If I only have the time to go […]

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Get Close Your Subject as Much as Possible

Street Photography Tips : Get Close To Your Subject. If situation permits, getting close to your subject can produce good results. Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras

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American Art

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Book Recommendation: For those of you who are interested in Documentary Photography / Photo Journalism, here is a great book for you. Witness in […]

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Window Shopping

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Book Recommendation: For those of you who are interested in Documentary Photography / Photo Journalism, here is a great book for you. Witness in […]

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In Motion with Metro

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Book Recommendation: The Digital Photography Book By Scott Kelby Scott Kelby, the man who changed the “digital darkroom” forever with his groundbreaking, #1 bestselling, […]

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Shadows

Camera : Sony DSC-V1 Cyber-shot 5MP Digital Camera Nightshot : Enabled to remove the IR blocking filter IR Filter : Opteka HD² 58mm R72 720nm Infrared X-Ray IR Filter Below are the stuff that I used to capture this image in infrared: Opteka HD² 58mm R72 720nm Infrared X-Ray IR Filter or Hoya 58mm RM-72 […]

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Chipotle Mexican Grill, My Favourite

At the Verizon Center Washington DC (formerly MCI Center).  I was taking a picture of the Chipotle fastfood resataurant across the street when the person on the photo walk in front looking at me. I figured it was a good photo. I like the expression on his face, I like the way he looked at […]

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