The shadow of the sun

I took this photograph from a boardwalk on a lake close to where I live. It was late afternoon and a storm had just passed through. The receding clouds were still grey and heavy with rain, but the sun had come out and the light had begun to filter through the foliage in the trees. […]


It took me a long time to get this composition exactly how I wanted it. My goal had always been to frame the clouds between the upturned branches of a dead tree, but just when the clouds moved into position another set of clouds blocked the sun’s light from behind me. I knew the photograph […]