Swan Island Dhalia

Blotchy Wavy Water-colored Art ?

Do you have a better name for it? This is the type of image you either love or hate. I love it. The colors, wavy lines and the impressionistic feel all appeal to me. You need to click on the image to see the larger version to appreciate all the lines. To create the look …

Denise Ippolito

Nature Visions Expo & Lehigh Valley

  **UPDATE- Due to last minute cancellations 2 spots are now available for our full 4 day Bosque Workshop. November 29- December 3rd. Details HERE. Creative Filters & Effects Program at Nature Visions Expo During this fun and inspiring workshop participants will learn a variety of the latest techniques that I uses to create one-of-a-kind …

Camargue

Camargue

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ Cottage in the South of France I know I am getting a little carried away with all of these painted images but sometimes you need to just get things out of your system. Besides I have sold quite a few of my paintings and I guess that inspires me …

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Topaz Impressions

As some of you may or may not know Topaz Labs has come out with a new painterly program called Topaz Impression. It retails for $99.00 but folks wishing to purchase it before September 30th can receive 25% off using this coupon code: SEPIMPRESSION. So what is so special or not so special about this …

Oregon

Alien Skin Software’s Snap Art 4

Yesterday I was contacted by Steven Rosenbaum via Facebook. Steve’s agency(S.I.R. Marketing Communications)handles the Public Relations for Alien Skin Software. He asked me if I would like a license key for Snap Art 4. I said sure! I have been using Snap Art 3 for all of my painterly creations. Topaz sent me key as …

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Holland 2015

Image © 2013/Denise Ippolito Photography ~ Keukenhof I will be conducting my 3rd Holland Photo Tour/workshop on my own this year without Arthur Morris. It is both a happy and sad time when I think of him not being there, but it’s time for me to spread my wings and fly . This will be …

Kentucky Barn

Lexington Kentucky

I just returned home from a two day trip to Lexington Kentucky. I presented my program “Bloomin’ Ideas” to the Garden Club of Lexington along with a garden walk at Ashland Gardens for a photography session. When I landed in Kentucky, Garden Club member Kathy Courtney, who is also the flower show chair picked me …

Everglades

Florida Everglades Workshop Announced

Florida Everglades 3 FULL DAYS with Denise Ippolito January 23, 24,25, 2015 $899.00 Limit 12 Friday Morning: 10:00am–12:00noon ~ Meet & greet followed by my slide show/ lecture “Photographing Birds”. During this presentation I will share all of my tips and techniques for flight photography, getting close to your subject; understanding bird behavior and how …

Japanese Maple Tree

Swan Island Dahlia Report & Site Issues Cleared Up!

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography I just returned home from Oregon where I conducted my 3rd Swan Island Dahlia workshop. Swan Island Dahlia Farm was as beautiful as ever. Surprisingly, there were many more dahlias than last year. I always get a kick out of their test garden and I spend much of my time …

Painted-Hills-Oregon

Love on the Rocks…

Me on top of the Misery Trail, Smith Rock State Park Oregon Cell Phone image courtesy Michael Zajac at sunset WoW, is all I can say. Yesterday I hiked up to the top of Misery Trail and stood on what felt like the top of the world. Today I hiked around the entire park, watching …

Smith-Rock, Oregon

Rocks…

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography ~Smith Rock, sunrise Over the last couple of days we (my friend Michael and I) have been photographing and hiking at Smith Rock State Park which is located in the high desert in central Oregon. I have always loved mountains and being here at Smith Rock in the very early …

Dahlia

Heading to Oregon!

Tonight, September 2, I present my program “A Creative Adventure” to the Maple Shade-Moorestown Camera Club. My program starts at 7:30pm. In the early morning I head out to Oregon for a scouting trip for 4 days with friend and fellow photographer Michael Zajac. We will be checking out a few points of interest in …

Nickerson Beach

Nickerson Beach 2015 Announced!

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO SEE A LARGER SHARPER VERSION  Nickerson Beach Workshop ~ Friday, Saturday & Sunday July 17, 18, 19, 2015, $899.00 includes 5 photo sessions and 2 Image Review/ Photoshop sessions. Join Denise Ippolito at Nickerson Beach, Long Island NY. In July the Common Terns should be …

Bethlehem-Steel Worksop

Talk About Lucky

Image © 2014/Denise Ippolito Photography I just finished up my first Bethlehem Steel workshop on Saturday. WoW! The place is amazing. We photographed inside one of the old buildings that houses all the museum pieces from Bethlehem Steel. It was jam-packed with hidden treasures. Outside the brick buildings and broken glass were great fun to …

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 …