tanins flow in a river stream
a cool lunch stop on the Iceland coast.
Greenbriar rapids 1
multi tier stitched pan
A particularly crisp fog in Townsend and Cades Cove viewable from Foothills Pkwy, TN
HDR image using several texture overlays
Bubble Pond Dawn
Long exposure using the Singh Ray MorSlow 5 stop ND, converted using Silver Efex Pro.
long exposure of trees, resulting from years of beach erosion.
folly beach pier
Long fishing pier in Folly Beach, ouside of Charleston, SC
Lonaconing silk mill
The last surviving silk mill in the country, closed in 1957.
Saltation of sand over wind made sand ripples
Mesquite dunes, Death Valley, CA
Salt flats in harsh light. Death Valley, CA
Penn Cove pier, Whidbey, Is., WA
Penn cove at dawn. Excellent silhouette on a clear morning.
Reykjavik fine art concert hall
Last of the steamers
Our friend, breakman Joe, heading up the hill after a day of taking tourists to the top of Mt. Washington. With the new engines being diesel, and better for the environment, this scene no longer exists.
Shot on a cold and windy day, when the red steps of Father Duffy park were largely empty. This is an HDR stitched pan image.
Fall color in NH
Fall color in Cuyahoga N.P., OH
Optimized with Nik's Color Efex Pro 4. Glamour Glow, Foliage, and Detail extractor filters.
Cades Cove Infrared
IR using a converted Nikon D200
A warm early spring sunrise in Magnolia Gardens, SC
Camera swipe of birch tree and fall color area in NH
Cypress swamp reflection
Unusual cyan color in this reflection. Long exposure made in very bright overcast using the Singh Ray VariND.
Small reflection lake in Acadia NP, optimized using Nik's CEP4 (glamour glow and tonal contrast)
Mt. Washington dawn pond
Misty morning in Mt. Washington area, NH
Iceland Glacier Lagoon
7 image HDR was essential to record the dynamic range
A small fire settles creating uncharacteristic ground fog in the Palouse from Steptoe Butte.
Very difficult to get to area in Maine, especially when climbing down a treacherous pathway in the dark!
Fall is the time to capture these turning blueberry leaves in large areas in Maine.
Last light in Page, AZ
Graphic sandstone sculptures bathed in bright dusk sky, after sunset.
Shot at first light in lower Antelope Canyon.
Always wanted to do this....
using selective color in PS. Shot near Sheep mtn., SD
Texture overlay painting in elements of several textures at various opacities.
soft dawn on oak lane
59th St. Pier
Late morning 4 minute exposure
Dappled clouds and sand lines
Tree in the Myst
A particularly foggy sunrise and a stark single tree, using 2 overlaid textures and a grunge edge.
Late fall scene of favorite Acadia subject
Iceland sun dogs
Image made during our Iceland 2011 photography workshop/tour. http://www.focusonnature.is/photo-workshops/tony-sweet-an-icelandic-odyssey/
Peggy's Cove Light
Several textures selectively painted in at various opacities.
Multiple exposures blended w/ single image and texture overlay.
Very colorful hills in Death Valley, CA.
Mesquite Dunes in Death Valley. Large area of graphic mud flaps. Converted using Silver Efex Pro 2.
Crested Dwarf Iris
Shallow DOF macro, multiple textures painted in. Niks Viveza for selected adjustments.
Clouds and lighthouse
Peggy's Cove lighthouse and a great cloud texture (natural)
old NC car
Shot outside of Banner Elk, NC in the shadow of Grandfather Mountain. Nik HDR Efex Pro optimized with Color Efex Pro Details Extractor.
Sunset boats at Folly Beach, SC. Used portions of three flypaper textures and fly edge. Also, some viveza and aperture work.
Thermal Power Plant
Futuristic thermal power plant in Iceland.
shot on a foggy morning as the sky broke around sunrise, and the image is texturized using 2 textures from flypaper textures.
Lone glove on workbench.
Multiple exposures filled in the frame with the partially open summer flower
tree reflection in "pot hole" in the moon rocks of Greenbriar, Great Smoky Mtns., TN
Swift River Reflection
Fall reflection in the Swift River on the Kancagamus Pass, White Mtns., NH
Cascades of rain on the Iceland coast.
Mud Flaps and Red
single red leafed plant growing in a draught. Shot with my Leica DLux 4.
Old laterns in shed in Bodie State Park, CA.
HDR stitched pan. Optimized using Lucis Pro, Nik Color efex pro, Nik's Viveza, and Flypaper Textures
Bryce overlook w/ texture
Hazy sunrise at Bryce Canyon, UT using a texture overlay to enhance the effect.
Havana Art Museum
very simple graphic scene from the side of the art museum in downtown Havana.
one of the numerous beautiful facades in Trinidad, Cuba.
Trinidad pastels II
insanely pastel colors abound
Havana Pastels 1
soft pastel facades abound throughout Cuba
one of the many incredible cars still circulating in Cuba!
Cape May Viaduct
Super long exposure, optimized adding texture layers and masking in Perfect Layers.
old car in one of the rare garages in historic Havana.
Final seconds of light on Cadillac mountain, Acadia National Park, Maine, USA
Light orbs in an underground railway.