Monday Missive — September 21, 2020

Quotes

Whatever satisfies the soul is truth.” — Walt Whitman

Knowledge is preferable to ignorance.. Better by far to embrace the hard truth than a reassuring fable.” – Carl Sagan

In memory of RGB: “Act boldly and unseen forces will come to your aid.” – Dorothea Brande

Links
Photoessays/Bodies of Work
– Humorous juxtapositions
– Dan Jaravis: Good London street photography
– Need to connect

Post-Processing
– 6 LR editing tools for landscape photographers
– Remove anything from complex perspectives
– Getting perfect skin tones

Field/Studio
– When less is more
– Part 1 of David duChemin’s new course on “Why do images look the way they do?” is free and definitely worth watching even if you aren’t interested in subsequent lessons. It covers 7 key factors: shutter speed, aperture, focus, exposure value, light, focal length and point of view.

Miscellany
– Google Images: Licensable image info
– Imitation

Backyard bunny taking the sun on a chilly morning.

Skipper butterfly