Featured Posts Photos — 15 May 2013
PHOTO FEATURE – Ghost Falls

Armed with a remote shutter release and a variable neutral density filter to slow down his daytime exposures, Observer editor Chris Marchand hiked to the semi-remote Ghost Falls, which runs between Ghost Lake and Mavis Lake, to experiment with some image-making ideas. Photos by Chris Marchand

THe only composite image of the set. Two images were combined to make this photographic paradox possible — a first using a fast shutter speed (1/160 sec) to capture the subject jumping, and a second exposure of 6 seconds to achieve the blur action on the waterfall.

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Chris Marchand is a native of Dryden, Ontario. He served his first newspaper internship at The Dryden Observer in 1998 while attending journalism studies at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops B.C. He's worked desks as both reporter and editor at the Fernie Free Press as well as filled the role of sports editor at the Cranbrook Daily Townsman. Marchand was named editor of the Dryden Observer in Aug. 2009.

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  1. Thanks for sharing. Your not just a pretty face, are you? Have a nice day. 🙂

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