I have been inspired by cultures in my travels and have decided to spread the feelings I experience through a new portal called
Every now and then it becomes obvious to me how passionate I am about creativity. My mind never stops creating new ideas and the amazing thing is I have the knowledge and ability to see these ideas from concept to completion.
Prison Safari is a combination of elements from two different photography trips, one to Port Arthur and another to the Serengeti of Africa.
Creating the HDR images
I created a panoramic HDR image of the Port Arthur Penitentiary by taking multiple bracketed images in portrait mode. I use portrait mode when taking panoramic photos to try to escape any geographic distortion. I then created the individual HDR images in Photomatix. In total the original image was made up of 5 HDR frames stitched together. The stitching was done in photoshop cs5.
I’ve been experimenting with the Nikkor 105mm Macro lens. From Hornets in Cambodia to grasshoppers in Australia, this lens is simply amazing. All of these shots are off tripod so I’ll also have to experiment with the tripod and proper […]