May 26, 2017

Archives for April 2014

Piedmont Park’s “Red Flowers” Scream for Spring Attention

20140426_1612PA_001 Stock Red Violet Flowers Piedmont Park_1024xAUTO.JPGATLANTA, Ga. (April 26, 2014) – A walk through Piedmont Park makes it easy to see that spring has certainly arrived here in Atlanta revealing a number of interesting things to photograph.
These red flowers planted around an event area were just screaming to be photographed.

Photography by MichaelUribe.com

Vol: 20140426_1612PA

Point and Shoot – The “Atom” Light Fixture

20140425_1909PA_001 Stock Atom Light Fixture at Starbucks_1024xAUTO.JPG ATLANTA, Ga. (April 25, 2014) – I’ve always admired the “Atom” light fixture here in an Atlanta Starbucks I work out of sometimes. The photo was taken with a point and shoot camera I had on me at the time.

Photography by MichaelUribe.com.

Vol: 20140425_1909PA

Downtown Atlanta Skyline from the Atlantic Station Bridge

20140424_2045PA_002 PShoot Atlantic Station Bridge Twilight Night_1024xAUTO.JPGATLANTA, Ga. (April 24, 2014) – Slow shutter night photograph of the downtown Atlanta Skyline as seen from the Atlantic Station bridge.Typical settings for this shot are basically around 25 seconds, ISO 100 and F10-F14.

I routinely find myself photographing this view at night. It’s a nice spot to hangout, meet other photographers on occasion and relax while smoking a cigar to wind down the day.

Photography by MichaelUribe.com

Vol: 20140424_2045PA

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Dogwood Arts Festival 2014, Atlanta, Ga. – “Bikeless”

20140411_1710MX_061 Dogwood 2014 Arts Festival Day 01 Orton 01A_1024xAUTO.JPGATLANTA, Ga. (April 11, 2014) – The Dogwood Arts Festival took place this year at Piedmont Park for three fun-filled days bringing together local residents and artists from around the country.

The festival had a myriad of other activities to include live performances, food stands, and dog shows for the festival goers to enjoy.

Hundreds of exhibitors presented their creations during the festival, many hoping to sell their pieces. Yet others were happy just to attend and exhibit their work before the curious public.

Overall, the sunny weather accommodated the festival’s activities allowing it to bring all its joy and wonder to the residence in Atlanta.

Photography by MichaelUribe.com

Photographers Notes:

A number of shots were taken of this scene. I think what give’s it that extra feel is the little girl balancing on the curb.

Vol: 20140411_1710MX

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Dogwood Arts Festival 2014, Atlanta, Ga. – Sun Shooter

20140411_1710MX_043 Dogwood 2014 Arts Festival Day 01 Sepia 01A_1024xAUTO.JPG ATLANTA, Ga. (April 11, 2014) – The Dogwood Arts Festival took place this year at Piedmont Park for three fun-filled days bringing together local residents and artists from around the country.

The festival had a myriad of other activities to include live performances, food stands, and dog shows for the festival goers to enjoy.

Hundreds of exhibitors presented their creations during the festival, many hoping to sell their pieces. Yet others were happy just to attend and exhibit their work before the curious public.

Overall, the sunny weather accommodated the festival’s activities allowing it to bring all its joy and wonder to the residence in Atlanta.

Photography by MichaelUribe.com

Photographers Notes:

I call lead photo in this post “Sun Shooter”. There is something memorizing about this photograph that makes it timeless.

Vol: 20140411_1710MX

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