Thursday, July 31, 2008
Personally this isn't my style, I take far to much pride in getting my camera settings perfect to allow a digital filter to be the main focus of the image, but I have to admit that it's been fun playing around & I think the final shots look pretty cool.
You can see more here - Digital Art experiments
Leaving Brush Tunnel
Chew Mail Pouch
Friday, July 25, 2008
Strange rolling clouds at sunset
Shot settings 1/1600 - f5.6 - ISO 400
Sun setting over Dolly Sods
Shot settings 1/400 - f16 - ISO 200
Shot settings 1/125 - f5.6 - ISO 400
Not a sunset, but...a storm cloud passes by so low you can almost reach out & touch it along the road to Spruce Knob, the highest point in West Virginia.
1/2500 - f4.5 - ISO 200
Thursday, July 17, 2008
Wednesday, July 16, 2008
Gallery open Thursday-Sunday 1:00 - 4:00 pm.
Two of my images are in the exhibition.
For more details, visit here - Gilchrist Gallery
Monday, July 14, 2008
Sunday, July 13, 2008
**New book - 114 pages of steam train action from the three current steam engine operations in Maryland & West Virginia.**
To preview or order - Steam Engines of Maryland & West Virginia
Friday, July 11, 2008
I'll be set-up at the Deep Creek Lake Art in the Park this coming weekend. Stop by to visit the Merlavage Images booth and the Fripperies booth.
Come by car, boat, bike or foot to the 9th annual Art in the Park, held July 12-13 at the Discovery Center at Deep Creek Lake State Park, in McHenry Maryland. This year there will be more the 30 vendors at this lakeside arts festival. There will be music, food, arts demonstrations and naturalist programs for children. The event will be held rain or shine and is free to the public and is sponsored by the Western Garrett County State Parks Volunteers, Inc. in collaboration with the Arts Council. Hours are Saturday, 10AM-5PM and Sunday, 10AM-4PM. For more information call the Garrett County Arts Council at 301-334-6580.