Get a behind-the-scenes look at some of the Herald photographers' favorite photos and some images that didn’t fit into the paper. Find insight into how we practice our craft, and hear some of the interesting things that we come across in the course of our work.
My assignment was to illustrate "water shortage" to go with a big desal project. This garden hose with one small drip coming out was photographed with a 100mm macro lens. To accentuate the drip I set the lens wide open at f2.8.
Panning at 1/40 sec. of Angel Benitez, Jr. as he races out of the corkscrew during the practice session for the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on May 9, 2013. (Vern Fisher/Monterey County Herald)