With and Without a Circular Polarizer

Here are few real world samples where a circular polarizer helped us capture photos with vibrant colors and superb details.

When Not to use a Circular Polarizer

There are times when it is best to remove the circular polarizer before taking a shot...Here is one of those times.

Put a Spin on your Colors

Circular polarizer filters are a great tool for reducing glare and bringing out rich colors on wet surfaces.
Choosing a Dress - Varina Patel

Getting Ready to Shoot Autumn

Shooting in autumn is so much fun - I love the inevitable explosion of red and gold as the maples shift into their fall foliage.
Vik, Iceland

Majestic Iceland

Traveling to Vik in Iceland is always a pleasure. On our first trip, wind, rain, and fog made photography difficult - and so beautiful.
Havasu Falls, Havasu Canyon, Arizona (AZ), USA

Havasu Falls - The Swimming Pool

The pool at the bottom of Havasu Falls in Arizona looks more refreshing than your average swimming pool.

Photographing Rainbows with a Circular Polarizer

The traditional use for circular polarizer in photography…
Mombacho, Nicaragua

Cloud Forest

This week, we are in beautiful Nicaragua! This lush green…
Calf Creek Falls, Grand Staircase-Escalante, Utah (UT), USA

Mirror, Mirror

If you are willing to cross Calf Creek at the end of the…
Lower Grinell Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana (MT), USA

Lower Grinnell Lake

I love Grinnell Glacier Trail. The hike is about 12 miles,…