Monthly Archives: October 2011

Tutorial – Exposure compensation – Frigiliana, Costa del Sol, Spain

I think that these Mediterranean whitewashed villages present great opportunities for photographer. The blue sky compliments the white wall perfectly and the buildings and alleyways form a maze of lines and shapes creating interesting perspectives. I took a couple of … Continue reading

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Mediterranean lamp

I just love these Mediterranean lamps and so I isolated this one using my zoom lens so that it is picked out against the white walls of the surrounding buildings. A simple composition yet it has a minimalist attractiveness about … Continue reading

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Coffee time

Here is another vacation photo just captured on the spur of the moment. Part of the skill of photography is learning to ‘see’ or frame a group of elements out of a wider panoramic view. I thought that this had … Continue reading

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Contre Jour – Nerja, Costa del Sol, Spain

  Nerja, Spain   I have always been a fan of Contre-Jour or ‘into the light’ photography. I love the dynamic and bold shapes that it can create. An early morning walk on this beach in Spain meant … Continue reading

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