The sky was ablaze with a spectacular coral red sunset, and the whole world was glowing. However, when I tried to photograph the sky directly, all my poor little camera could manage was a very pale sky with dark silhouettes for trees.
Turning my back to the fiery light, there was a bit of intense red reflecting in a window, catching the warm glow much better than a direct shot.
Nancy Freeman is a native of California who lives now in Washington, DC. A lifelong artist, she paints portraits and other commissions for a living, which keeps her traditional skills tuned and supports her decades-old obsession with computer art, and pastel painting.
She is currently using her 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th computers, but remembers when Dick Tracy had to make do with a two-way wrist radio.