The Glow v1

The Glow

On Saturday I was greeted with a warm afternoon sunset on a particularly quiet afternoon and, naturally, I couldn’t pass up a couple of photo opportunities in the blueish twilight that followed. The colors feel exaggerated here yet my memory remembered the room having a beautiful deep blue tone late in the day. I was boiling some water for a pot of pour over coffee and as I took  the kettle from the stovetop I loved the way the orange glow so perfectly balanced the temperature of the light late in the day and because it was a nice, subtle glow the exposure was almost perfectly balanced leaving me with these beautifully simple photos. Perhaps a little unusual subject matter wise I thought it would be fun to offer them up as wallpapers. Enjoy!

The Glow v2


  1. Justin - February 11, 2014 at 5:56 pm

    When I saw this was called “The Glow” i was pretty sure you had used this photo. Saw it on YWO and loved it so much. Glad you went with a wallpaper on it. Great stuff. Thanks for the great work John!

  2. PhilippmitderUhr - February 11, 2014 at 6:09 pm

    Very nice. But you should drink tea instead of coffee^^

  3. john - February 11, 2014 at 6:37 pm

    Happy you guys enjoy it.

    I do love a good tea as well! I am just not as well versed in the art of a good cup. Maybe its time I learn?

  4. PhilippmitderUhr - February 12, 2014 at 7:26 am

    It is really easy, try and decide for your own, the art is to remember which setting (temperature, quantity, time, cup, hardness of water) for which tea was the best.

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