Fractal [Day 2021]


abstract photo of weird plant

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 195 – Total Days: 2,021

A rather interesting looking plant made the basis for today’s somewhat abstract creation. (And yes, it got some fairly heavy processing in Lightroom to really bring out the green and add some serious contrast.)

SLO Brew [Day 2020]


people playing pool at SLO Brew

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 194 – Total Days: 2,020

I have no idea who these people are and I don’t usually take photos of strangers, but when I was sitting at SLO Brew and I saw this absolutely amazing light, I knew it’d be a crime against photography to not capture it.

No persons under 21 [Day 2019]



bar doorway

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 193 – Total Days: 2,019

But what about dogs? Do they have to be 21?

untitled [Day 2018]


fence and plants

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 192 – Total Days: 2,018

Reading list [Day 2017]


Shot of my current reading list. Just about done with WordPress: the Missing Manual. Then it'll be on to Zack Arias' Photography Q & A. Plus, there's always an issue of Photoshop User Magazine around.

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 191 – Total Days: 2,017

Shot of my current reading list. Just about done with WordPress: the Missing Manual. Then it’ll be on to Zack Arias’ Photography Q & A. Plus, there’s always an issue of Photoshop User Magazine around.

Brian [Day 2016]


Brian [Day 2016]

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 190 – Total Days: 2,016

My friend, Brian (who’s got a great first name, BTW), came over this evening for a quick professional-style portrait shoot. This one here was a warm up shot, and while I don’t think it’ll serve for his intended purpose, it’s pretty fun and probably one of my favorites from the shoot. Just goes to show that zany can often work pretty well :-)

Rusted crankset [Day 2015]


rusted crankset [2015]

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 189 – Total Days: 2,015

When in doubt, take a picture of something metal and rusty. Always a sure-fire winner.

Tiffany [Day 2014]


Black and white photo of newborn

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 188 – Total Days: 2,014

Last year, I had the honor of shooting Lauren and Joe’s wedding. And now, I’ve got the honor of photographing their new daughter, Tiffany! She’s just under three weeks old and the shoot was very interesting. I’ve got very little experience photographing newborns, so it’s nice to have a friend’s to practice on :-D

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Butterfly [Day 2013]


butterfly [2013]

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 187 – Total Days: 2,013

Taken at the Avila Valley Barn.

Mary [Day 2012]


Photo of Mary

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 186 – Total Days: 2,012

I was at a kid’s birthday party today and ran into my friend Rick and his daughter Mary. Shooting children (oy, that’s a bad phrase when taken out of context) can be pretty tricky. They don’t hold still and often don’t want to look into the camera, but when it works out, it tends to be extra cute. Like when Mary here had a great smile for me!

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