How to photograph snow

The sun shines through a Shumard oak tree in our front yard. Note the sunstar spikes coming from the bright sun. The lens, a Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8, was stopped down to f/22 to help emphasize the sunstars. It has a seven-bladed aperture, so it makes 14-point sunstars.

Chief Photographer

Richard R. Barron is Chief Photographer for The Ada News. Richard has been at the News since October 1988. Prior to coming to Ada, Richard worked as staff photographer for The Shawnee News-Star. Richard attended Oklahoma University.