HOLIDAY TRADITIONS

In my family, mochi is a food we eat a lot in the winter, especially near new years. Mochi is a common new years food in Japan, and comes in the form of soups called ozouni. The ozouni’s differ in flavor and ingredients depending on which region you live in. Oshiruko is another way to …

LEADING LINES

One thing we learned while in freestyle while using our new camera was using slower shutter speeds to take cool light photography. With slower shutter speeds the the bright lights that are moving appear as a line because of the camera capturing light for longer. I decided to use the skills I learned into use …

SYMMETRY LANDSCAPE

When taking photos, landscape photography is the type I found myself taking the most. Since love taking pictures of the outdoors and nature, it is also the type I like the most. When I went to Santa Barbara the past week, I figured that it would be the perfect time to take some landscape photos. …

RULE OF THIRDS MOTION

For this weeks photo, we focused on the concept of the rule of thirds, which is a common method used in photography. When I saw that the assignment of the week was based on motion, I decided that I wanted to take a picture of a moving object with a slow shutter speed. When taking …