Today I participated in Scott Kelby’s 3rd Annual Photo Walk.
Rusty - Photo of the Day for 7/24/10
To learn about it from the source, check out www.worldwidephotowalk.com. Basically, people get together in groups on the same day, all across the world, and take photos as they walk around. If you’re unfamiliar with Scott Kelby, he has a whole digital photo empire, mostly related to Photoshop instruction. Because so many people read his blog and whatnot, his Photo Walk has become quite an event.
The walk I signed up for was in Santa Monica, so I could just walk to it. About 20-30 of us met at the camera obscura, walked the pier, back up to the Promenade, then to the farmer’s market and back to the camera obscura. The walk leaders gave some nice photo tips, but it was pretty loosely organized so we kind of all just wandered around.
Don’t know what a camera obscura is? Wikipedia tells all. Our walk leader described it as “being inside a pinhole camera.” Don’t know what a pinhole camera is? Again, Wikipedia. Continue reading »