Hike Hacker

Reboot your hiking life

Archive for the ‘waterfalls’ tag

How to photograph a waterfall with a blur effect

More falling waterThe best waterfall pictures create the illusion of the water blurring together. I’m not really an expert at it — I use a $250 Canon point-and-shoot — but I have the fundamentals down. The shot at right is a passable example I took on the excellent Steep Ravine Trail at Northern California’s Mount Tamalpais State Park:

If I can get this effect, pretty much anybody can, but there are a few musts: Read the rest of this entry »

10 comments | Permalink | Tags: |
Tom posted at 7:26 am August 21st, 2008