Why Do I Love Rust?

This week, a little ‘rust and dust’ Don’t get me wrong. On the car? Not so much. In the basement, I’d prefer not. But out and about on a photo walk, sure – give it to me. I love rust. The rustier the better. Perhaps because I’m not much of a mechanical gear head, I … Continue reading Why Do I Love Rust?

Take the Shot!

Disclaimer: This is about photography, not weaponry.   You know that scene in the movie where the character that doesn’t usually have a gun picks one up but hesitates? Instead of following through, pulling the trigger and saving the day, they wind up losing the gun to another villain. You look at the screen in … Continue reading Take the Shot!

Snow Festival Photography

This weekend I pointed a lens at the 7th Annual Snow Festival at the New York Power Authority’s Blenheim-Gilboa Visitor Center hosted in partnership with Mine Kill State Park. I may be a little older than the target market, but I’d hoped to find a few things of fancy to photograph. It was 47 degrees... … Continue reading Snow Festival Photography

Know some woods

My wife Jen is an avid outdoors enthusiast. One of her ideas of fun is six soggy days camping on an island; another seems to be hiking on days when the wind turns the exposed skin on your face shades of red. I like old movies – in shades of black and white. We both … Continue reading Know some woods

Happiness Shows

I've had the pleasure of continuing to know some of these folks since photographing the wedding. (thank you Facebook) I am constantly thrilled to see they mostly live their lives as they did this moment. Happy. The news of the day is surely a poison pill to swallow, so today - take a moment and … Continue reading Happiness Shows