4th Opeanut model photo session at Yuanshan Flower Expo park (Jun, 25)

4th Opeanut model photo session at Yuanshan Flower Expo park (Jun, 25)

  Here we go, Opeanut members.   We are scheduling 4th model photo session as our regular meetup, following 1st photo walks at Seoul, Korea. T his is the session to meet and build relationship with photographers at Taipei, no matter Taiwanese or Foreigners.     OPEANUT is the group of photographer-traveler-writers around the world.   2:00 PM – […]

Photo-Travel walk in Seoul, Namsan traditional village & trail with city view

Photo-Travel walk in Seoul, Namsan traditional village & trail with city view

Date : Saturday, June 18, 2016 Time : 1:30 PM Meeting place : ChungMuRo subway station Line 3/4, Exit #3                            (In front of Maeil Economics building) This is the first Seoul meetup with 3 parties collaboration:    – Travel-Writing workshop & meetup                 (Hana LaRock) – On line meetup Photo-Travel-Writing Korea   (Leo Kim, Bryan Watkins) […]

Scary butterfly

Scary butterfly

  After come back home, looking at monitor does not bring the same dreadful shock as I saw at the location. With high resolution file I can see cleary where’s front and back, but….     Here I found wild looking butterfly at Datun mountain today. As in our world, wild guy often take wear-and-tear […]

[Project plan] Photo Community build up

[Project plan] Photo Community build up

It was very nice meeting and thanks to Bryan for interesting stories behind his photos. In these days, it is not so difficult to make (technically) good photo. Camera is sophistcated ever before, instructions are plenty at internet & practice is computer based, not chemical works…. Yet, story behind the photo is not automated. Photographer’s experience, idea and his/her […]

3rd Opeanut Taipei model photo session

3rd Opeanut Taipei model photo session

  All Opeanuts   We are scheduling model photo session as usual on even month. Here’s details. Stay tuned for more information in this posting. Please comment if any question or suggestion you have.   Date      : Apr 23 (Saturday)  , 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM Place     : Yuanshan Flower Expo park Model     : 千本桜        […]

Optimum contrast for Display

Optimum contrast for Display

I used to make photos with paper. Yes, I am old school boy who skilled up darkroom materials and use to smell developer and fixer fume. On paper, (too) high contrast is easy way to destroy good photo to mediocle or garbage. Too high contrast renders nothing on highlight, so there is nothing else than paper base. so you don’t really […]