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What Are These Mysterious Lights Over Seattle Night Skyline?

December 7th, 2010

You probably noticed that I put my Christmas header photo up on the blog today. I like this header image partly because of the incredible story that goes with it of how PFRE blog readers solved the mystery of what these lights are. I shot this near the middle of Lake Union in Dec 2006 aboard […]

What Are These Mysterious Lights in the Sky over Seattle?

December 22nd, 2017

Note: This post has become a PFRE Christmas tradition. It has some good basic photography advice. Aaron Leitz and I both learned from this exercise! I put my Christmas header photo up on the blog recently. This header image has an interesting historical story that goes with it. PFRE blog readers have been trying to […]

What Are The Mysterious Lights In The Sky Over Seattle?

December 14th, 2016

Note: I wasn’t going to do this post again this year but I got several requests for it. I guess this subject has become a PFRE Christmas tradition. I put my Christmas header photo up on the blog recently. This header image has an interesting historical story that goes with it. PFRE blog readers have been […]

What Are The Mysterious Lights In The Sky Over Seattle?

December 20th, 2015

I put my Christmas header photo up on the blog recently. This header image has an interesting historical story that goes with it. PFRE blog readers have been trying to explain the pattern of 5 lights (one red and 4 green) are in the top center above the two tallest high rise buildings in downtown […]

What Are The Mysterious Lights Over Downtown Seattle Every Christmas?

December 22nd, 2014

You probably noticed that I put my Christmas header photo up on the blog recently. This header image has an interesting historical story that goes with it of how PFRE blog readers noticed and solved the mystery of what the pattern of 5 lights (one red and 4 green) are in the top center above […]

What Are The Mysterious Lights Over Downtown Seattle At Christmas?

December 23rd, 2013

You probably noticed that I put my Christmas header photo up on the blog recently. This header image has an interesting historical story that goes with it of how PFRE blog readers noticed and solved the mystery of what the pattern of 5 lights (one red and 4 green) are in the top center above […]

What Are The Mysterious Lights Over Downtown Seattle At Christmas?

December 23rd, 2012

You probably noticed that I put my Christmas header photo up on the blog yesterday. This header image has an interesting historical story that goes with it of how PFRE blog readers noticed solved the mystery of what the pattern of 5 lights (one red and 4 green) are in the top center above the […]

Mysterious Lights Photographed Over Seattle Every Year During the Christmas Season?

December 24th, 2009

A few days ago I changed the blog header to my Christmas header. In 2007 when I first used this header, Aaron Leitz pointed out that he had a similar shot that he’d taken during the 2005 Christmas season from Gasworks park on a tripod and telephoto lens. The exact same series of lights with […]

Lens Hoods Revisited

May 25th, 2018

?Steven in NJ took me to task on last weeks post about lens hoods. Steven said: The other day, I read about using lens hoods. I have to admit, I will have to go on a hunt to find my lens hoods but my questions are: Do you use them? Indoors too? Sometimes I have sun […]

Does It Make Any Sense To Use UV Filters On Your DSLR?

November 18th, 2016

Bruce in MN asked about UV filters. He says: I just bought a Nikkor PC-E 24mm lens and I was wondering which filter is best, a B+W 77mm XS-Pro Clear MRC-Nano or a B+W 77mm XS-Pro UVHaze MRC-Nano 010M Filter? Obviously, the UV Haze would be better for exterior photography, but when it comes to […]