I think my whole vacation was a (failed) exercise in low light… or else a ultra successful exercise in blur. Here I was thinking that I was finally mastering the concepts of photography, only to discover if you take me out the ideal blue skies of Arizona, I’m hopeless. Anyway, I recognized early on in the vacation that my photos were not coming out well. So I took the opportunity to try different settings while Fred (as in my mom’s boyfriend, the one featured in the Outdoors photos in previous blog entry) played music for the three of us. I told you he’s a renaissance man.
Here is the original photo still in color with a bit of tweaking: