Think Tank Photo: New Airport Advantage XT Announced

Posted by on Sep 19, 2019 in Photo Gear | No Comments
Think Tank Photo: New Airport Advantage XT Announced

Weighing only 7.5 lbs. (3.4kg), the Airport Advantage XT rolling camera case from Think Tank Photo meets increasingly restrictive International airline requirements, yet still provides the ample quality and protection you’ve come to expect from Think Tank. The Airport Advantage XT fits two gripped DSLR camera bodies and several lenses, enabling traveling photographers to carry […]

International Cat Day: A Delicate Balancing Act

Posted by on Aug 8, 2019 in Location Photography | No Comments
International Cat Day: A Delicate Balancing Act

For International Cat Day, here’s a photo of Blanca, a kitten I rescued from the local shelter back in April. For a while, she would hop up onto the stair railing and entertain herself by swatting at her tail. One morning a few months back I heard her, grabbed a camera and made several frames. […]

From The Archives: Cooling Off With An Epic Squirt Gun Battle

Posted by on Jul 27, 2019 in Events, Location Photography | No Comments
From The Archives: Cooling Off With An Epic Squirt Gun Battle

It’s been hot this week in the IE, so I’ve spent much of my time indoors sorting and cataloging files on an old hard drive. I stumbled on this photo, from 2005 if the clock in my camera was set correctly, which seems to fit the weather we’re currently experiencing. As a former newspaper photojournalist, […]

From The Archives: Adobe Stock Is On Fire

From The Archives: Adobe Stock Is On Fire

Adobe (ADBE) has been in the news lately. The Motley Fool financial website suggests it’s one of the best software stocks around, given its performance so far this year. The news reminded me of this photo I made some years back, during PhotoShop World 2010 in Las Vegas, showing Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen welcoming faithful […]

Ventura, CA: A Short Walk On A Long Pier

Posted by on Jun 1, 2019 in Destinations | No Comments
Ventura, CA: A Short Walk On A Long Pier

On Tuesday, after the Memorial Day weekend, I went for a short road Trip to Ventura. I’d driven through the town, en route to Santa Barbara and points north a gazillion times, but never stopped. After a brief walk on California’s longest wooden pier I enjoyed lunch at Beach House Tacos, rumored to serve the […]

Winning Photos Reflect Inland Empire & Fair/Festival Themes

Posted by on May 2, 2019 in Events, Location Photography | No Comments
Winning Photos Reflect Inland Empire & Fair/Festival Themes

Two of my photos placed in this year’s 104th National Orange Show Citrus Fair photography contest. The one above, showing carnival rides at dusk during the San Bernardino County Fair in 2017, took first place in the “Fair/Festival” theme category, while below, showing San Bernardino Peak covered with snow in February seen from Base Line […]