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 …

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 …

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 …

Underwater descent!

Finally an underwater view of the pool.  Not that anyone was even remotely curious but once you realize that being underwater means that all sorts …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Moon pics

There was a clearly visible full moon last night and I wanted to take some pics.  I managed some with my 250mm zoom but I …

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!

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 …

Snow

Snow pics are flooding facebook and other community sites. I’m joining the trend and posting some here as well.