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by tlveik
Mon Oct 28, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: Tonga 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 8633

Re: Tonga 2019

Wow Tonga, that's way out there. Nice photos. I like the way that last shot turned out.

Tom
by tlveik
Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: Polarizer use in photography
Replies: 5
Views: 7846

Re: Polarizer use in photography

I just checked the exposure difference in the EXIF data on these two pictures and it is only 1/3 stop different. I am surprised actually that it was only that much.

Tom
by tlveik
Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: Polarizer use in photography
Replies: 5
Views: 7846

Re: Polarizer use in photography

That's true. A polarizer will darken a picture some if you don't compensate with either increased aperture, increased ISO or increased exposure time. I think about 1 or 2 stops of extra exposure is needed. Most modern cameras should be able to do that automatically though with automatic exposure. Yo...
by tlveik
Wed Oct 09, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Clear water pools
Replies: 9
Views: 12008

Re: Clear water pools

mdtrot wrote:
Sat Oct 05, 2019 3:26 pm
Superb! Just curious if you used any sort of polarizing filter to get the water so clear?
For anyone interested in the use of a polarizer in photography I started another thread for that topic here.
viewtopic.php?f=12&t=451

Tom
by tlveik
Wed Oct 09, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Non Yellowstone Discussions
Topic: Polarizer use in photography
Replies: 5
Views: 7846

Polarizer use in photography

The use of a polarizer in photography came up in another thread so I thought I'd start a thread for just that topic. https://yellowstone.net/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=448 This thread has photographs that used a polarizer to remove reflections from the surface of water. A polarizer is also very useful in e...
by tlveik
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Clear water pools
Replies: 9
Views: 12008

Re: Clear water pools

Does anyone else see the face in the second one? The sunken eyes, big nose and Jay Leno chin?

Tom
by tlveik
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Clear water pools
Replies: 9
Views: 12008

Re: Clear water pools

mdtrot wrote:
Sat Oct 05, 2019 3:26 pm
Superb! Just curious if you used any sort of polarizing filter to get the water so clear?
Yes, I use a polarizer to remove reflections or adjust reflections to a level that I like.

Tom
by tlveik
Mon Sep 23, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Clear water pools
Replies: 9
Views: 12008

Re: Clear water pools

Thanks everyone. I had perfect weather every day except one and you can see the dark skies in that last picture. Thankfully it was just a quick shower.

Tom
by tlveik
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Clear water pools
Replies: 9
Views: 12008

Re: Clear water pools

Adding a few more... http://veiks.com/forumphotos/3/190827-103-858.JPG http://veiks.com/forumphotos/3/190827-104-858.JPG http://veiks.com/forumphotos/3/190830-115-858.JPG http://veiks.com/forumphotos/3/190830-130-858.JPG http://veiks.com/forumphotos/3/190830-167-858.JPG http://veiks.com/forumphotos/...