Palouse-2015

Variety in The Palouse

I can’t even began to tell you how much variety of subject matter there is in the Palouse. We have been photographing everything in sight! I have been getting up at 3:30 and staying up late trying to keep up with my work and emails. Thanks so much to everyone for their very kind support …

Charleston

Low Country Paintings

All of these images were captured in Charleston. They were all processed using Topaz Impressions. I love the quaint streets of downtown Charleston and the manicured look of the houses. Walking around the town one gets a sense of tranquility. There are so many details to capture and so many mini-scenes. In addition to the …

Drayton Hall

Plantations…

I am back home in New Jersey! I arrived late last night well after midnight. My trip to South Carolina was prosperous and filled with many photo opportunities. I was able to capture and create some completely different images. In this post I want to share a few of my images from some of the …

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Folly Beach & Beyond

I went out to see the old tree in the water at Folly Beach. I thought that I might be able to see it at low tide and I did. I wasn’t jumping up and down over it and I wished that the tide was not so low and that there were great clouds in …

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More From South Carolina

The top image is the Old Sheldon Church Ruins. The building is remarkable in that it was burned by both the British Army and the Federal Army-yikes! I took a snap shot (below) so that you could see the sign that is attached to the ruins. The old church offers many photographic opportunities and will …

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Another Visit to Charleston, SC

Image © 2015/Denise Ippolito Photography After my last visit to Charleston, South Carolina I knew it would not be long before I returned again. However, even I didn’t realize how much I would miss the place. The trees with the Spanish moss captivate me. I have been here now for a couple of days, my …

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Gerbera Daisy Assortment

The very top image (#1) was created using the zoom and twirl filters in Photoshop. I loved the soft lines and the pattern that the filter helped me create. The second image directly below was processed using the Fractalius filter. I also added a border to it. it is best to click on the image …

eBook

New ~ A Guide to Creative Filters & Effects II

I am pleased to announce the newest edition to my Creative Adventure eBook line-up. “A Guide to Creative Filters & Effects II” by denise ippolito. With over 14,000 words and 140 pages this eBook is geared to help you create unique works of art with your photographs. This guide is filled with fun and exciting …

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Nickerson Beach 2nd Workshop in July Announced!

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO SEE A LARGER SHARPER VERSION Since my first workshop sold out I decided to offer a second workshop immediately following the first one. If you have signed up for the first one and would like to extend your workshop to include the second one than …

Colorado

Rocky Mountain High!

I am in Colorado filming for my upcoming on-line course. The first day of shooting is complete and I have to say, I was a little nervous and I hope it didn’t show on camera. My hair was in a tight braid and plastered to my head with hairspray. I also had a lot of …

Gibbs Garden

Gibbs Garden

I had hoped to get back to Gibbs Garden this year for their incredible display of Daffodils. I never quite made it, but I wanted to share another of the tree-lined drive that I photographed. I only added some color and lighting adjustments along with a touch of blur. I will be stopping at Gibbs …

Palouse

One Spot Now Available for Palouse

The Palouse A Creative Adventure/BIRDS AS ART Instructional Photo-Tour /Eastern Washington State. June 5-9, 2015/5 Full Days: $1699/SPOT FILLED As our first trip is now sold out, we have decided–in response to popular demand, to run a second trip after giving ourselves 2 days to recover from the first one. We have already sold a …

Keukenhof

Tulip Impressions

All of the tulip images in this post have been enhanced with Topaz Impressions. I am including some of these images and my techniques in my updated Creative Filter Guide (available shortly-fingers crossed!) and wanted to share them with you. A lot of folks download a filter program, push a button inside of the program …

Magnolia-Gardens

Magnolia Plantation & Gardens – 2 Workshops Announced-2016

Magnolia Plantation & Gardens Workshop/Seminar Charleston, South Carolina with Denise Ippolito ~ March 29- April 1st 2016 / $1299.00   During this workshop my goal is to help you capture compelling images using light, color, effective depth of field, sharpness, creative camera techniques and more. Next I want to introduce you to some fun post …

Holland

Holland

Image © 2015/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ Keukenhof Gardens Image © 2015/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ Vanda Culture Orchids, Keukenhof Gardens Image © 2015/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ Keukenhof Gardens, texture overlay applied Image © 2015/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ For Arthur Morris, I know he misses seeing the Tulips Image © 2015/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ Keukenhof Gardens, a …