Extreme Bokeh

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This is the only shot I’ve ever taken with the combination of Canon 5D mkII and the Voigtlander f/1.1 lens at full aperture. Since the lens is not compatible with a full frame sensor, I had to hold it by hand away from the camera to get the contacts of the nearby 50mm lens to 

Lil Raft

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This photo reminds me of that scene in Beetlejuice where they dig up the cemetery’s fake grass with a shovel. One afternoon I spent hours trying to find a good candidate for a tilt-shift tutorial I was writing and oddly enough, this shot of a dinghy near Island Park in Sarasota, FL really worked out. A little 

Tiny Edinburgh

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This is a “fake tilt-shift” effect I achieved with an earlier version of Photoshop – right now Photoshop CS6 has a much easier way to do this (with much finer control). This was taken on a hike to overlook Edinbugh some years ago.

Tiny Gator Fans

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A tilt-shift photo of The Swamp in Gainesville, FL. You know… “Down where the old Gators play.”Go Gators!