Nickerson Beach

Point Your Shadow at Your Subject???

My time at Nickerson Beach this season has come to end It was sad to say good bye to the birds of Nickerson once again this year but hopefully they had a good season and will return again next year to delight us with their wonderful behavior. Many folks have asked if I will be …

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Black Skimmers Galore!

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ Black Skimmer chicks feeding CLCIK ON THE IMAGES TO SEE THE LARGER, SHARPER VERSION Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ Black Skimmer chick feeding CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO SEE A LARGER VERSION I just finished up my Nickerson Beach workshop with a great group of clients and birds …

Hokkaido,, Japan

The Snow

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography I wanted to share a few images from Japan that appeal to me and they may not conform to everyone’s way of thinking. And that is OK, I still like them and I will share why. The very top image of the high-key B&W Hokkaido …

Longwood March ,20-22

Longwood Gardens Spring Seminar/Workshop

Flower Photography Seminar/Workshop featuring Denise Ippolito ~ March 20, 21, 22, 2015 Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA ~ $250.00 FULL /WAIT Open to all levels. Get ready for Spring- brush up on your flower photography and post-processing skills. We may even get to photograph the Himalayan Blue Poppies again this year! For this seminar you …

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Bosque Triple Header

Festival of the Cranes Early Morning Photography In-the-Field Workshops Festival of the Cranes Early Morning In-the-Field Photography Workshops: 5:50-10:30am. Limit 16. NOV 20/21/22 & 23: $125/session. Join full time professional photographers Arthur Morris/BIRDS AS ART and Denise Ippolito/A Creative Adventure for four 1/2 hours of fun and learning at the refuge. You will learn how …

Nickerson Beach

Nickerson Beach -2 spots left!

Nickerson Beach Workshop ~ Saturday & Sunday August 23-24th, $699.00 includes 4 photo sessions and 2 Image Review/ Photoshop sessions. Leader: Denise Ippolito There may be puddles at Nickerson due to the recent heavy rains. This makes for a great situation- skimmers often skim along through the puddles making photographing them fun and easy! Fingers …

Slide show

Join Me in NY

Tonight I will be presenting my new slideshow/lecture “Learning to Think Out Of The Box” for the Nature and Wildlife Photographers of Long Island at 7:00pm if you get a chance to come out please do and say hello . This program is free and open to the public. Learning to Think OOTB We all …

The Art-of Flower Photography

The Art of Flower Photography

The Art of Flower Photography-$29.00 I am very proud to announce the publication of my newest eBook that I co-wrote with Arthur Morris titled “The Art of Flower Photography”. This 203 page eBook with more than 140 images is available for $29.00. The Project This eBook was conceived by me six months ago. I asked …

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Congratulations Peggy !

Peggy Steinberg is a client/friend whom I met during one of my Longwood Gardens seminar/workshops. Peggy is as sweet as pie and she is also very talented. After working with her I knew within minutes that she had “it”. It being raw talent. She was dedicated to her craft and she was extremely focused. These …

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A Single Leaf

It is almost Fall, can you believe it! I don’t even know where the summer went. I have been thinking a lot about leaves lately. It must be because on my nightly walks the temperatures have been cooler and I can feel that Autumn breeze stirring. I love the changing of the seasons and I …

Longwood Seminar

Spring Flower Photography Seminar at Longwood

Flower Photography Seminar/Workshop featuring Denise Ippolito ~ March 20, 21, 22, 2015 Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA ~ $250.00 FULL WAIT Open to all levels. Get ready for Spring- brush up on your flower photography and post-processing skills. We may even get to photograph the Himalayan Blue Poppies again this year! For this seminar you …

Textured Coneflower

Textured Coneflowers

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography I added multiple textures to both of these Echinacea images. I also applied a round of Topaz Simplify BuzSim to the texture of the top image before applying it. To apply the textures to the base image I use the blend modes in the layer palette window. When using the …

Echinacea

Echinacea

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography I was recently inspired by Mary Stamper’s article in the August Edition of the MiniMag titled “Photographing Echinacea”. I went to a local garden center and tried my hand at a few coneflower photos. I used my Canon EOS 5D Mark III Digital Camera and Canon 100mm f/2.8 IS USM …

Bamburgh

Walk-by

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography I captured the above images while walking in the small town of Bamburgh, during my recent trip to the UK. I liked the quaint feel of the scene with the gate but I knew as soon as I took the shot I would be adding some filters to it. Most …

Gannet

Gannets

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography CLICK ON THE IMAGES TO SEE LARGER SHARPER VERSIONS Gannets are amazing seabirds. We had the privilege of seeing literally thousands of Gannets during our first Puffin and Gannet workshop in the UK. The workshop was so successful that co-leader Arthur Morris and I are conducting a second one in …