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Yearly Archives: 2010

Trachemys scripta elegans, Santa Barbara CA

Part of this nature class requires us to find out exactly what kind of animal or bug or plant we’ve photographed… in essence, labeling. Correct me if I’m wrong, but I believe this turtle is officially called “Trachemys Scripta Elegans”. There were a good 6-8 turtles in this pond (Alice Keck Park Memorial Garden in […]

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Have you ever wondered what a falling drop of water looks like? Well, then this entry might help you out 🙂 The most fascinating part to me is that this entire sequence happens in a split of a split second.

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Carpinteria, CA

If you’re ever driving up the 101 northbound (or down the 101 southbound), you can exit off Bailard (looks like Ballard unless you inspect the sign very closely), head towards the ocean… and you’ll find this pretty little area. I was actually heading to class when I saw that the light was at a very […]

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Ducklings, Andree Clark Bird Refuge, Santa Barbara

My next photography class here at Brooks is…. Nature Photography! So, prepare yourself for pictures of… well… nature and animals. Before every session, we have an assignment called “prep week”, or preparation week, preparing yourself for the next class. Usually it involves research of some sort, but this time it consists of going around to […]

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Hey guys! Just wanted to let you know that I’ve jumped on the Twitter bandwagon after reading so many great articles… and created two accounts: one for myself and one for our business, Black Swan Imagery! So here’s a few links to check out if you have the time: Portfolio: Blog: Twitter: Twitter: (me!) Portfolio: […]

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