This past weekend we took a little family trip to Orlando. It included a visit to Disney Springs which is a sort of outdoor mall. They had a Lego store and I saw an opportunity to take my shot for this week’s challenge.
I was able to plan ahead a bit for this week. I knew my unit was going to be spending some time in the field near some old vehicles staged in a mocked-up town. I brought my little Sony RX100 M3 to try and get a few shots while I was out there.
I struggled with this one for the most of the week of the assignment. After the kids went to bed one evening I just decided to go with what I had around the house to try and make something work. I’m generally happy with the results.
For this challenge the assignment was to take ten photos of the same subject at different angles, focal lengths, etc. and choose the best one. Here’s what I decided on.
For this week I took advantage of a rainy trip to Charleston to capture my oldest looking into a puddle. I call the picture, “Portal.”
I had one other photo that I was quite fond of. It was a longer exposure but not of what I had envisioned in terms of waves crashing on the beach. I think it’s a pretty neat picture. It’s of my wife and kids sitting on a beach entry walkway as the sun is rising. … More Photography Challenge Week 3: Runner-Up
This morning the family and I got up early and drove to Jekyll Island to catch the sun rising over the east coast. My plan was to take some long exposure shots of waves crashing on the beach as the sun came up. Maybe it was my settings. Maybe it was my lens. Maybe my … More Photography Challenge Week 3: Artistic – Land