Johnny Horne visited to give a talk on photographing the August 21st total eclipse. Great lecture, learned a ton!
You know you had a good weekend when the dog is broken.
Captain Sam heads across Lake Murray.
a quick visit with my brother at his lake house, exploring, playing on the boat, swimming and a Low Country Boil
a great day!
Monday’s final exam…..
and tennis is over – rain
After all the years my buddy Clay has warned me about Poison Ivy – I finally got it. Must have been when Sam and I got off trail while backpacking.
Testing to see if I could recreate a student issue, so with a variable ND filter and you turn just past “Max” seting, the two polarizing elements do funking things.
I was playing with my mirrorless camera’s setting and I found this miniature setting, but when you shoot in RAW and go through ACR, you loose the effect.
4th of July holiday is over, back to work.
We slept in and decided what to do… we had several miles back to the truck and a side trail for a waterfall – Upper Falls at Graveyard Fields – so we started back.
Hike #23 of #52hikechallenge
We enjoyed a lunch and quick swim in the cold water and finished up… the threat of rain and tired legs, we decided to come back and try the Black Balsam Knob from a different trail head next time.
After dropping the packs at the truck, we did the short hike to Lower Falls – enjoyed a swim and headed home.
through 7 tunnels on the Blue Ridge Parkway. A 10 out of 10 weekend!
A Land Cruiser and clouds….