Waffle House Storm

 Storm approaching

It was definitely not my intention, but a photograph of the Waffle House has turned out to be my winter solstice image. In fact the shot was done on the 21st of December, the day after the solstice because on the actual solstice the weather did not cooperate. (more…)

Christmas Lights at Stowe

Christmas Lights at Daniel Stowe Gardens

I thought I would show something a little different today. Christmas lights at sunset. The idea seemed like a worthwhile challenge. Just shooting at sunset can be frustrating all by itself, conditions change rapidly and exposure range, dynamic range to many, maxes out. Add to that a whole bunch of discreet and bright points of light and you have an interesting image to capture. (more…)

Street Photography Favorites – 2013

Smoke BreakStreet Photography is a recent interest of mine. In spite of not having a lot of insight into where the appeal comes from, I’m drawn to it. Maybe the reasons for enjoying photographing people you don’t know in sometimes private moments is an area you shouldn’t analyze too deeply. Then again, that’s not the way the human mind works, at some level you have to at least try to figure it out. (more…)