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Photographing Luna and Neville: Two Adorable Squirrels Doing Human Things

As a photographer, it can be hard to come up with inspiration. It’s so easy to go online and see fantastic photos of exotic places, get complacent with our own surroundings and think, “What’s the point of shooting in my yard or neighborhood when there is nothing interesting to see?” Photographer Ashly Deskins has reminded us […]

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MPEX Experience, SoftLiteStudios, The Daily Photo- Tim Neumann

Tim’s Daily Photo #147- Behind Door Number Two

The Daily Photo #147 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Behind Door Number Two Another image from the Ariel­Foundation Park shoot. One of the cool things that they have done at the park is leave small segments of the original manufacturing plant in place. Not enough to be distracting, yet just enough to fit well within the overall design of the park. […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #113- Flamenco

The Daily Photo #113 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Flamenco Little Havana provides lots of color, culture and character for those who choose to look. ISO 100 ­ 1/320 @ f/6.3 ­at 70mm Spending time in Little Havana is sure to pay off in terms of images and outstanding cuisine. The neighborhood, just outside of Miami’s downtown, offers an excellent insight […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #112- Stacked…

The Daily Photo #112 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Stacked… Not that this title doesn’t apply in a number of places in Miami Beach, it works well for this section of the building. ISO 800 ­ 1/400 @ f/11 ­at 129mm Okay, saying something is stacked in South Beach, Miami is likely to get you into trouble, but that is […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #111- Study in Pastels

The Daily Photo #111 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Study in Pastels Not sure how to introduce this one, but I do like the lines, colors and shapes. ISO 800 ­ 1/400 @ f/11 ­at 129mm The key to this image was in making sure the focal length was exactly 129mm. Okay that’s b.s., but I needed a laugh and […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #110- You Can Call Me 404

The Daily Photo #110 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com You Can Call Me 404 I love Miami Beach’s Art Deco buildings, glad we saved this area for future generations. ISO 800 ­ 1/200 @ f/11 at 147mm Another shot from my Miami Beach, Art Deco trek. In all reality a good portion of the building is being renovated and not […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #109- Gentle Waves

The Daily Photo #109 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Gentle Waves To me and I get it I’m warped, I see rolling surf in this Miami Beach Art Deco example…who knew! ISO 800 ­ 1/1000 @ f/11 ­at 142mm Each person likely visualizes something different when they first see a scene. For me it’s almost always a notion of some other […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #96- Cherry Go ‘Round

The Daily Photo #96 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Cherry Go ‘Round Was about two days ahead of the ideal bloom, but that did not keep me from working some of the blossoms and the iconic Washington DC sites. ISO 800 ­ 1/15 @ f/22 ­at 102mm In this image I am looking for maximum depth of field, so that […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #89- Bend

The Daily Photo #89 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Bend Waterfalls are always fascinating to me and Great Falls National Park is no exception. Isolated this view on my last visit. ISO 200 ­ 120” (2 min) @ f/16 ­ 125mm In this image, I have really just isolated a section of the waterfall that I found visually compelling. In […]

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Tim’s Daily Photo #78- Dolphin Storage, USA

The Daily Photo #78 by Tim Neumann of Softlite Studios.com Dolphin Storage, USA Yes, I know it’s just a garage door in a cinder block building. But, it’s an Orange garage door in a Teal cinder block building. Works for me. ISO 800 ­ 1/2000 @ f/6.3 ­at 84mm I would like to claim some sort of visual mastery here, […]

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