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Extreme Weather Photography – Know Your Gear

Last week I talked about camera settings I use while out chasing storms and looking for that perfect extreme weather photo. Specifically, using aperture to get a great depth of field and having your entire […]

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Extreme Weather Photography Tip – Aperture Settings

Finally after much anticipation it appears severe weather season will return to Iowa this week. With the threat for severe weather, storm chasers will be out and about looking for that perfect photo of a […]

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My Storm Chasing Photography Gear

I often get asked the question, “What storm chasing photography gear do you have in your camera bag when you go chasing?” To answer that question and more, regarding my passion for photographing extreme weather, […]

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Jan/Feb Photo of the Month – Taking Flight

The winter of 2018/19 will be remembered here in Iowa as a winter that started out slow in regards to snowfall, but really kicked into gear the last half of the winter. Central Iowa saw […]

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October/November 2018 Photo of the Month – Cardinal

I’ll admit I’ve been a little lax the past few months writing blogs for my site. Life is always busy and blogging goes to the bottom of the list for things to do when your […]

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August 2018 Photo of the Month – Two Island Lake Milky Way

Summer is quickly winding down and before you know it cooler weather and fall colors will be here. Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. Lots of photography opportunities await. Viewing of […]

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What’s in the Bag – Astrophotography Adventures

This upcoming week I’ll be traveling to Grand Marais, Minnesota with fellow photographer Brian Stockton (bstockton.com) on an astrophotography adventure. Our goals are to capture stunning shots of the Milky Way, Perseid meteor shower, star trails, […]

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July 2018 Photo of the Month – Milky Way Sunflowers

The dog days of summer are in full swing and so is photography season. This month has been a busy one with many opportunities for storm chasing and night skies photography. With the wide variety […]

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Perseid Meteor Shower 2018: Where & When to View Them & How to Photograph the Show

The 2018 Perseid meteor shower is currently underway and will peak on the nights of August 11-12 and 12-13. During the peak of the meteor shower up to 60 to 70 meteors per hour are […]

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June 2018 Photo of the Month

Its been a very busy spring here at the Sharp house. Between work, vacations, storm chasing and many projects time has flown by and I’ve missed a couple months of posting the “Photo of the […]

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