Man, these guys got in the right line of work. They shoot video and have a gift for putting people at ease. I know this is my job too, as the photographer, but it’s not always an easy one. Each subject has their own quirks…often people are not comfortable in front of the camera. But […]
A couple weekends ago I went to a bluegrass festival in Gold Hill, NC. Now Gold Hill, NC is a TINY town. TINY TINY TINY. It’s steeped in history, has bluegrass at the ‘general store’ every friday and is a great little place to escape the world for a few hours. They don’t even have […]
Saturday I went out to Granite Quarry to see what the Colonial Spring Frolic at the Old Stone House was all about. There were tours of the house with guides dressed in period costumes, crafts that include dying Easter eggs with natural dyes, musket firing, woodworking, weaving, spinning, children’s games, colonial dancing and much more. […]
Got a new toy this morning! A tilt-shift lens! Took Daisy downtown and went exploring for a couple hours. What a beautiful day it was for a walk & shoot… I took about 150 shot and here are my favorites.
I’m participating in the Leadership Rowan program this year. Several weeks ago we had a kick off weekend retreat at the Catholic Conference Center in Hickory, NC. I spent some time walking around and snapping some shots in my free time.
….blows my mind! I stopped by my local coffee shop this morning on my way into work and saw the latest National Geographic on a table. Of course I couldn’t resist perusing it, especially after seeing Camera Obscura on the front. I was sidetracked for a few minutes by some good looking superclimbers at Yosemite, […]
There are a lot of really great old houses in Salisbury. Many of them feature very sophisticated color palettes. And I thoroughly enjoy driving down the road, especially now that all the trees are flowering. It’s lovely. But there’s this one house that I lovingly refer to as the Pepto Bismol house. It’s pink. Really pink. Like a […]