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Abstract Photographs - They Are Whatever You Want Them To Be!

February 28, 2013 - Abstract imagery is a totally personal business --- some like it --- some don't. But it can be fun in colors and shapes...
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Choo-Choo Trains

February 26, 2013 - The N.C. Transportation Museum is located in Salisbury, NC, on the site of what was once Southern Railway Company's larg...
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Birds Along the South Carolina Coast

February 24, 2013 - Brookgreen Gardens is a 9,000 acre private park on the coast of South Carolina that contains several aviaries with large...
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Sunrises and Sunsets Occur Nearly Everyday

February 22, 2013 - Sunrises and sunsets can be spectacular on the South Carolina coast. Note that I did not muck with the color or saturati...
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Nighttime or Daytime: Architecture Is Pretty Much Everywhere

February 20, 2013 - Charleston, SC, has some very compelling architecture — night or day. Custom House, Charleston, SC The Battery, Char...
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Landscape in Color and Light

February 18, 2013 - Landscapes are best when the color and ambient light are right. ("Find the good light, and shoot what's in it" as they s...
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Simple Flowers

February 16, 2013 - Flowers are difficult to photograph because it has been said that all flowers have been photographed by all photographer...
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Love and Boudoir Photography

February 14, 2013 - It's always fun to surreptitiously capture private, intimate, boudoir activity --- Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentali...
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Vertical Lines and Postcard Lighthouses

February 12, 2013 - The effective use of lines is critical in effective photography. Straight lines suggest stability; curved lines suggest...
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Guatemala in Color and Shapes

February 09, 2013 - Guatemala is a circus of colors and shapes and designed for photography ---
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Simplicity

February 07, 2013 - Simplicity is the hallmark of effective visual design. The following photographs were taken in Cades Cove, Great Smokey...
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Door and Windows

February 06, 2013 - Door and windows can provide cheap entertainment for a photographer -- Sumela Monastery, Northwestern Turkey Kayakoy,...
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People Pitchers -

February 04, 2013 - The primary exercise in portrait photography is to capture the essence of the subject: See more portrait photography in...
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Don't Forget About Black & White

February 03, 2013 - Black and white photography can be every bit as impactful as color photography. Try it—you'll like it! Black and White...
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Evening Light Is Good Light!

February 01, 2013 - Find the good light and shoot what's in it -- San Juan, Puerto Rico San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Morning Light Is Good Light!

February 01, 2013 - Morning light on Thanksgiving morning in Minneapolis ---
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Got Butterflies?

February 01, 2013 - I had an opportunity to take a few photographs in the Butterfly House at the Museum of Life and Science in Durham, NC. H...
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