This month’s GOAL Assignment is to photograph “serenity”. Here are two shots that remind me of a serene, quiet, calm day. I was in Port Angeles, WA and the fog had just lifted from the water. The fog horn was still sounding when the beautiful Lady Washington ship slowly made her way back into port. [...]

July Newsletter Posted

We have a shorter newsletter this month, but it’s still filled with great info! Click through to read about:
- Galapagos 2012
- Stuff I Like This Month
- June GOAL Assignment Winner
- July GOAL Assignment: From Afar
- Sick Shooting: Photography While Under the Weather
- Workshop and Business Updates

Cold York Maine

Winter in Maine, USA is cold. Raw. Wicked. The GOAL Assignment for February 2011 was to take photos that capture the defining characteristic of a subject. When I think of winter in Maine, I imagine cold, steel gray skies. Ice and snow on the ground. The landscape devoid of color. Here are some photos that [...]

December 2010 Newsletter Posted

The Out There Images, Inc. December 2010 Newsletter is posted and ready for your reading pleasure.
Topics include:
- Greetings
- Think Tank Bag Giveaway Winner
- Nikon D7000 Book Through Wiley Publishing
- Nikon D7000 Setup Guide Posted
- PetaPixel, a New Favorite Blog
- GOAL on Flickr
- November GOAL Assignment: Less is More
- December GOAL Assignment: Pan Blurs
- Photo Techniques: [...]

Flickr GOAL Assignment Group

Calling all monthly GOAL Assignment shooters. We have a new Flickr group for those of you who want to share your monthly GOAL Assignment photographs with the rest of the world. Our monthly Get Out And Learn Assignments have become very popular and people are sending me their photos every month. I’ve really enjoyed seeing [...]

Check out the July 2010 OTI Newsletter

Our July 2010 newsletter is posted. This month our topics are:
- Greetings
- June GOAL Assignment: Light Throughout the Day
- July GOAL Assignment: 50 Photos Within 10 Feet
- Digital Tidbits: Lightroom 3 Great Features
- Book Review: Adobe Photoshop CS5 for Photographers
- Workshop Updates
Follow this link to read the newsletter.

June 2010 Out There Images Newsletter is Posted

Our June 2010 OTI, Inc. newsletter is posted to the Newsletter page. This month’s topics are:
- Greetings
- May GOAL Assignment: Everyday Art
- June GOAL Assignment: Light Throughout the Day
- Digital Tidbits: Creating Animated Photos in Photoshop
- Book Review: Mastering HD Video with Your DSLR
- Workshop Updates

May GOAL Assignment Progress

How are you progressing on your May 2010 GOAL Assignment? Yesterday, I took my D700, 24-70mm f2.8 lens and an extension tube around the house to see what I could find. Here are some “found art” images.

Out There Images January 2010 Newsletter is Posted

That’s right, our January 2010 newsletter is up at the main website. Here’s the link:
This month’s topics include an article on event photography and another article on using the sun as a strong backlight. I’ve included some fun photos of skim boarders that I took on a recent trip to Maui. I also have [...]