Protected: Aperture and Depth of Field

What is Aperture? Aperture is simply a measurement used to describe the amount of light that passes through your camera lens. If you look in the mirror and look into your eyes, you can see your iris which dilates or expands according to how much light is available.   Guess what, your camera also has an iris!  This is called the aperture.   It opens and close[...]

The Avatar

The Avatar
~~  The Avatar  ~~ Hafiz and I Were sitting in a cafe, Sipping tea, Watching the sun go down, In fiery splendor, over the mountain, And he told me about the Avatar. “She lives far to the south, Across the desert of desperation, Over the sea of sorrow. They say no man has ever seen her face, Only her eyes, Peeking over her veil. Her beauty sends men to m[...]

The Full Moon

The Full Moon
(Excerpts from "Poetry Meets Photography" Exhibit featuring John Leslie Lange,  the author of “Hafiz and I,” a collection of poems inspired by the writings of the Sufi masters, Hafiz and Rumi and Julie Kruger,  a professional photographer and artist who specializes in dreamy landscapes populated by the emotions of love and longing. This presentation is a collaboration[...]

This Exploration of Beauty

This Exploration of Beauty
(Excerpts from "Poetry Meets Photography" Exhibit featuring John Leslie Lange,  the author of “Hafiz and I,” a collection of poems inspired by the writings of the Sufi masters, Hafiz and Rumi and Julie Kruger, photographer and artist who specializes in dreamy landscapes populated by the emotions of love and longing. This presentation is a collaboration of their work i[...]

An Annoying Drunk

An Annoying Drunk
(Excerpts from "Poetry Meets Photography" Exhibit featuring John Leslie Lange,  the author of “Hafiz and I,” a collection of poems inspired by the writings of the Sufi masters, Hafiz and Rumi and Julie Kruger,  a professional photographer and artist who specializes in dreamy landscapes populated by the emotions of love and longing. This presentation is a collaboration[...]