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Blog Circle | Shallow Depth of Field | Cold Spring, MN Photographer

A few weeks ago as I was trying to come out of my slump I got out my macro lens and took some pictures, just to play around a bit. Our circle this month is focusing on Shallow Depth of Field. This is where the focus plane is very minute.  A very small part of…

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  • stefanie - Awesome examples and gorgeous work!! You need to put those pencil images on a card and sell them. I’m mildly obsessed.ReplyCancel

    • HLHowarD1970 - You are much too funny stefanie!! thanks for making my day!!ReplyCancel

  • Nadeen - Love seeing your work!ReplyCancel

  • Camille - Hi Heidi! Great examples and good explanation of depth of field,ReplyCancel

  • Carol - Your pix never disappoint! I love your focus on the rough edges…very cool!ReplyCancel

Blog Circle: Broad Lighting | Cold Spring, MN Photographer

Its been a little while since I’ve been active with my blog circle.  I’ve been in a little photography funk lately, the why is a long story, but I’m hopefully moving past it.  I haven’t even picked up my camera in a long time, but last week I did for a little macro shooting for…

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  • Erika - Beautiful portraits Heidi! I love the still life images as well!ReplyCancel

  • Karthika Gupta - Wow! – these are with a flash and diffuser…they are stunning. I love the moodiness of these images. Great job Heidi…ReplyCancel

  • stefanie - this is awesome!! i especially love that 2nd shot of your daughter.ReplyCancel

Blog Circle | Leading Lines | Cold Spring, MN Photographer

our circle is looking at leading lines this month.  leading lines are used to draw your eye to something in the picture.  Here are a few examples of mine. This image, the curve of the road, the progression of riders, leads your eye right into the center of the image.  it disappears, but you are…

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  • Nadeen - Love them all, Heidi!ReplyCancel

  • stefanie - ok, i can’t pick a favorite! the motorcycle one is super cool and moody – were you riding that day?ReplyCancel

    • HLHowarD1970 - This was taken a couple weeks ago when we were in Sturgis, SD for the motorcycle rally. I was on the back of the bike taking pictures the whole time we were on our trip!ReplyCancel

August 6 on 6 | Cold Spring, MN Photographer

I am showing a few of my favorites from the last month.  These were all taken with my tokina 100 2.8 macro lens. Please follow the circle around and check out my friend, Nadeen, whose images will blow you away!!

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Blog circle: b&w and shadows | cold spring mn photographer

Another photo challenge for our little group this month. We are exploring b&w and shadows. I have included b&w, some have shadows, some don’t and some are pictures of just shadows! Another caveat thrown in, these are all iPhone images. I love my phone and the editing apps that I use to fulfill my vision….

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  • stefanie - ok, i need to step up my iphone game! i especially love that first shot and the last shot (you had me at adorable black dog).ReplyCancel

  • kimberly - I love these Heidi and thank goodness for the iPhone. Man I love the images I get with it and the ability to edit them. Such treasures!ReplyCancel

  • Nadeen - Love your creativity and perspective with each image!ReplyCancel

  • Emily - These are phone images??!! Seriously?? Awesome! I love the first one with the shadow and the light streaming through…really cool. You are definitely showing me I need to step up my camera phone game 😉ReplyCancel

  • Karthika - I love VSCO too…these images are awesome – the one from the plane…wow, I LOVE IT :)…and look at that cute doggie…basking in the sun 🙂ReplyCancel

  • julie - I loved looking at these! I’ve been shooting mostly with my iPhone lately as well and also use Snapseed & VSCO. You are inspiring me to play more with it. I think the airplane wing and the one from the barn are my two favorites.ReplyCancel

  • {Santa Rosa Beach, Fl Fine Art and Portrait Photography} Shadows & Black and White » Emily Morgalis Photography - […] Make sure you go on and check out the rest of the blog circle.  We have all been super busy but everyone is still out shooting and working hard to get the posts up on time (sometimes more successfully than others. You can start by viewing the amazing Heidi Howard of Maehill Studios. […]ReplyCancel

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