Goodbye Bread and Butter

On October 5, 2017 I packed up some of my favorite Nikon cameras and a lens and bid farewell to gear that made me into an occasional artist.

15th Jan
Collage of my Nikon D300 with Nikon 18-200 VR lens top-selling images

Memorial Day 2015 changed my life

Photography and travel was still top priority; posting to this blog, however, was not. It wasn't my intent. Truly. but life got in the way real quick...

31st May
Maui view from a high-rise

LR 5 Tour with Matt K: LIVE from Richmond

I'm here at the Greater Richmond Convention Center in Richmond, Virginia learning the finer points of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 from Matt Kloskowski of Kelby Training Live.

05th Feb

Golden sunrise through a dirty window

Golden sunrise over the Potomac River through a dirty VRE commuter train window

25th May
Golden sunrise through a dirty window - taken with an Apple iPhone 4S

NAPP: RC’s HDR Challenge

I'm proud to be a NAPP member! No, I'm not a Photoshop Professional but it's a place to learn and grow and each week I visit the website for both inspiration and stimulation. This week, RC Concepion posted his HDR image and challenged us to see how we would process the same image.

10th Mar
NAPP HDR Challenge by RC Concepion: Just working on a file RC gave us at

January 2013 – A Parabolic and a Pinup

This past weekend, I took another step towards learning model photography through...

01st Feb
TEST shot - Pinup model shoot with Create Photographics Meetup Group