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Showing posts from January, 2014

A Moment in Time: 1am--110 Night Traffic

The beginning time slots for this year's photo challenge are going to be a bit of challenge. Trying to decide to stay up or set an alarm is going to be a constant conversation for our images. I managed to stay up for 1am, and as I did listened to the cars driving by on the 110. With the historic Arroyo Parkway/110 State Route/Pasadena Freeway just across the street, I've captured images of moving cars multiple times, but never at 1am, so I figured I'd head over there. This image captures a few cars heading north and south with an infrared filter applied. I like the flood of light that is created by just a few cars. 1am on January 18th Molly 1am Sarah 1am

A Moment in Time: Starting at Midnight

Sarah, Molly and I have started a new photo challenge for 2014. It's been far too long since I posted on the blog and used my DSLR, so I'm excited to do this. For our theme this year, we came up with A Moment in Time. We'll be posting 24 images, one for each hour of the day, taking a new image two times per month. I've also decided to post all black and white images, to connect back to what first interested me about photography when at 13 I received my Pentax SLR and started developing film and prints in Junior High. I hope you enjoy the series. To see what Sarah and Molly are up to, here are their blogs. I've also included their images below. Sarah: Molly: Midnight(ish) on January 1st. This is Lizzie a few minutes after midnight. I didn't happen to catch a New Year's toast photo, so I captured this sleepy image of Lizzie as I returned home and prepared to get up at 5:30am to walk the s