A Sense of Mystery : Michael Frye Photography

Trail through redwoods in fog, northern California coast I’m pleased to announce that I’ll be joining Nic Stover’s Nature Photography Classes again for their Winter Speaker Series. This series is focused on “Discovering the Mood and Mystery in Our Images,” and includes three sessions: Franka Gabler, with “Conveying Mood and Capturing the Essence,” on February…

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Michael Frye Photography – My Top Photographs for 2023

The votes have been counted and here are the top photos of 2023. We had a great turnout this year. 478 people browsed through my initial selectionThe 45 images were voted upon by the viewers. Thank you to all who took the time and looked at these photos, and gave their opinions. I also appreciate…

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Half Dome and Fog : Michael Frye Pictures

Half Dome above a fog layer at dawn, Yosemite NP, California. That is really two frames from my 50mm lens stitched collectively, as that lens wasn’t fairly extensive sufficient, however my subsequent widest lens (35mm) was too extensive. After photographing the timber in fog I described on this current publish, a number of mornings later…

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Michael Frye Photography: Lightroom Webinar: Mastering color

Aspen kaleidoscope, Uncompahgre NF, Colordao Color can be a tricky aspect of image processing. How do you achieve the correct white balance? How can you increase the saturation of an image to make it look lively and vibrant without making it look fake or garish. How do you choose the right colors? How can you…

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Moonlight: Michael Frye photography

Yosemite Valley illuminated by the setting sun, with Jupiter in the sky, Yosemite National Park, California I’ve been working on my presentation Moonlight MagicThen, you can get the Night Photo Summit next weekend. This set was discovered while I was going through old moonlit photographs. It is from the night of the 19th and 20th…

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Michael Frye Photography – Yosemite Snow

Misty Sunset from Tunnel View in Yosemite National park, California A small snowstorm swept through Yosemite on Tuesday night. It’s been a dry winter so far, and this was the first significant snow in Yosemite Valley in quite awhile. It also appeared that the storm would clear around sunrise. This was great timing. So Claudia…

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Be part of Me Once more on the Evening Picture Summit! : Michael Frye Images

  I’m completely satisfied to be becoming a member of the Nationwide Parks at Evening crew for the fourth annual Evening Picture Summit subsequent month! This will likely be my fourth time presenting on the Evening Picture Summit, and the earlier three have been actually enjoyable, so I’m excited to be invited again! This on-line…

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Michael Frye Photography – Trees and fog

Yosemite National park, California: Trees and waves fo fog Nine days ago, on a Sunday morning, I drove up to Yosemite Valley just as a small thunderstorm was clearing. The system was warm, so it rained in the valley (around 4,000 feet). There was still snow on the ground, and rain on snow is a…

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