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 Spots: Natural History and Air & Space Museums

On a seemingly random day, I got a call from a friend of mine who lives in Richmond. He was coming to DC the next day and was going to visit some museums and invited me to come along. Luckily, I was free that day and brought my Canon XS. I’ve been meaning to go to DC again to take pictures and this was one trip of many to come. Many photos!

NYC, Filtered

I don’t like photo albums where all of the pictures seem to have been altered in Photoshop but this post is a total self-contradiction because …

NYC: File Under Casual

So a sort of unplanned visit to Alfredo and Paula yielded a fun stop-over in NJ and a great view of the skyline from accross …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

NYC: places & architecture

It’s hard to capture the “look” of NYC because there really isn’t one; but we do speak of feeling that is unique to the place …

Vintage DC: A Busy day in K St NW

The picture taking day was good!   I took one picture of the rock creek, seen above and I went to the place where I …