Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Cross from Frost Chapel
Other subjects included: nature--close up; man made--what’s the point; color and light-- silhouettes; and environment--still water.
The biggest obstacle for me during this competition was my messed up lens. I dropped by lens from a streetcar in New Orleans a few months ago. It worked fine until a couple of weeks before the competition—then it started to go bad. I ordered a new one but it didn’t come in before the competition—naturally it came in the day AFTER the competition. So most of my photos—like the photo above--were taken with my lens baby. I love photographing with my lens baby—but was afraid that the selective focus of the lens won’t be up to par in a technical competition.