Light, Light, Light

I tried to take this photo a couple of times, but it just never seemed to come out right (see similar photo below). I'm a bit obsessed with this bridge, so I've visited quite a few times. This photo was taken after sunrise, as I was leaving the park - a park that I'd only just … Continue reading Light, Light, Light

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One Lucky Shot

On the day I created this photo, I took more than 400 photos, but only one single photograph of this bridge. One shot was all it took. I was moving from one location to another to catch the setting sun behind the St. Louis Arch. The conditions weren't ideal. I was moving east over the bridge and driving (it … Continue reading One Lucky Shot

Making the Real, Surreal

I recently noticed that one of my photos could very easily tip from the real to the surreal with just a few clicks in Photoshop. The scene was already almost unbelieveable in the original - the sky was too blue, the reflection too perfect. The landscape along the horizon was the only thing rooting this photo … Continue reading Making the Real, Surreal