A Red Moon

Before- a clear view of the moon Entering into the shadow Every phase of the moon in one night! Almost there You can see the redness way before the …

Flowers Close-up

Here’s a collection of flower close-ups. It’s easy to show the beauty of flowers by simply zooming in. Some flowers are like very intricately crafted works of art.

Tulips (with a tutorial thrown in)

I’ve been showing you a lot of flower pictures lately and I can’t help but post some more.  I like these a lot primarily because …

DC Winter

I took these pictures on a random day while walking around in my favorite parts of DC: The Mt. Pleasant neighborhood and Georgetown.

NYC: An attempt to capture some classic scenes

Outside of Times Square, on its fringes, NYC is not as chaotic; it’s still very much ordered chaos but far easier to absorb.  Try to …

Benjamin+Lisa & Jamila @ Summer Sounds

It was great to finally hear Benjamin’s songs and the great arrangements provided by Lisa.  It was fun to listen to and each song had …

DC Monuments, Night Pics pt 1

I had enough free time the other day to visit downtown DC for a picture session.  My first destination was is the Washington Monument simply …

DC Spots: Georgetown, a favorite place

So there’s a few spots in DC that I consider my favorites.  Among those are downtown, Georgetown and the rock creek.   Georgetown’s old-town look, very …

A Long Shot at Vintage

Recently I bought a film lomo camera to get some pictures that were naturally vintage-looking.  I bought plenty of film, however, being very rusty in …

Fall pics – creek becomes a river

On a day like today the contrast of the leaves and trees will be perfect for picture taking.  Since I was working from home I …

Cherry Blossoms

A nice indication that spring has arrived is the blooming of the cherry blossom trees all around the area.  Trees finally come back to their …

Muddy Branch in an iPhone v DSLR casual comparison

After this post I will retire the Muddy Branch as a subject of posts for a long while  (I promise). I think trips to …