The Quiet Picture Blog


Is it time for your medication, or mine?

I don’t know if it was the cold holiday week in the mountains or the over-effective air conditioning in the office, but I’m definitely coming down with the flu. The worrying part is that...


A case study of a learning experience

The other week I came across some orchids just barely in the bloom. Without hesitation I pulled out my big gun, attached a 31mm extension tube and set to work. In the viewfinder and...


Perfection is a hard target

Sometimes I wonder if I’m just a little bit too critical about my photographs. Every single picture I take, there always seems to be at least one detail I’m not happy about, whether it’s...