This time our creative prompt is more of a specific challenge – to use a lightpad to create an interesting backlit photo. You may be thinking, “I don’t have a lightpad” but you likely do. A lightpad is just a flat, lit surface to place your subject on in order to back (or through!) light it. You can use any iPad, monitor, TV screen or even a sunlit window as a lightpad.
It always feels a bit strange to leave the United States, where my parents live, where I grew up, to go “home”. But for my entire adult life, home has been somewhere out in the rest of the world where I live for a couple or few years at a time, before moving on to […]
I have been dreaming about going to shoot Botany Bay for a long, long time. Finally that dream has come true. A HUGE thank you to Alistair Nicol for getting up mega early, collecting me from my hotel, bringing me a bike and taking me out to see these beautiful trees. We had a great […]
I am absolutely delighted to have made my way to the Outerbanks now, to help lead the Mountains to Sea workshop with +Alistair Nicol and +Tommy White. I love staying up late and sleeping in, but when the sunrises are this alluring, how could anyone stay in bed? I might need a second coffee though… 😉 iphone snappy […]
This is by far, one of the best known and most loved tourist sites in Northern Ireland. No visit to the country is complete without a trip to Giant’s Causeway. +John Dunne and I are looking forward to sharing this place with you. 😉 #ireland #northernireland #giantscauseway #bushmills #tourismireland #causeway #coastal
Back in one of my favorite places in the world, this time with one of my favorite photographers, +John Dunne, making arrangements for something special. How about a quick iPhone snap. 😀 #irelandwithathena #irelandwithjohnandathena #northernireland #tourismireland#ireland #lls #instagram #iphone5s