Cape Hatteras Spiral

257-ish steps – 207-ish feet tall (depends on which website you check). The tallest lighthouse in America. The picture just lends itself to black and white. I increased the clarity and decreased the contrast on the whole photo along with lightening the blacks a touch. I then created adjustment brushes for the checkered floor andContinue reading “Cape Hatteras Spiral”

Two Harbors

A long break wall juts out into Lake Superior in Two Harbors, Minnesota. At the end of the wall is a tiny lighthouse. This was a quick edit tonight since I’m traveling. I took the picture with all the negative space on purpose, so I left that as it is. To brighten the image andContinue reading “Two Harbors”

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse

A little Throwback Thursday pic. We visited the Outer Banks of NC this summer, including the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. It is the tallest brick lighthouse in the US, and we climbed to the top. A beautiful view, both the lighthouse itself and the 360 from 198.49 feet up. That’s 269 spiral steps. To read moreContinue reading “Cape Hatteras Lighthouse”