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From the Archives: SLO Ren Faire 2013


ren faire photo

Above: Victor of the Hound’s Haven Guild, looking quite contemplative (and not to mention, suave.)

I’ll be going to the San Luis Obispo Renaissance Faire tomorrow, so it seemed like today would be a good time for a little blast from the past, by showcasing some photos I took at last year’s.

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Warning! [Day 2024]


warning, unexploded ordnance sign

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 198 – Total Days: 2,024

The dunes near Los Osos, California are a more exciting place than you might think…

Tiffany [Day 2023]


newborn baby

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 197 – Total Days: 2,023

Last week I had the great honor of photographing Lauren and Joe’s new daughter, Tiffany, which I did on location over at their place. But today was extra cool because Lauren and Tiffany came over to my place where I could use the studio for a shoot with them. I love getting to use my off-camera flash setup and to have a plain backdrop to work with.

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Comment Spam of the Week – July 16


It’s time for another round of Comment Spam of the Week – in which I post my favorite blocked comment spam, with commentary, for your amusement! Enjoy!

If my problem was a Death Star, this article is a photon torpedo.

  • And the award for best Star Wars/Star Trek mashup goes to…

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Link: A Non-Runners Guide to Runners


A Non-Runners Guide to Runners | Womens Health Magazine.

But what do you really know about these shy aerobic creatures? Are they dangerous? What do they eat? How do you get rid of one that’s in your house?

As a runner myself, I think those of you that aren’t, might be well-served by reviewing this handy article about how to interact with us. ;-)

Clouds at dawn [Day 2022]


clouds at dawn

Photo-a-Day: Year 6, Day 196 – Total Days: 2,022

It was nice to wake up rather early and instead of going back to bed for a change, deciding to get up and go out for a quick photowalk. The morning was lovely! So calm, with birds singing, an incredibly comfortable temperature, and some lovely light striking the clouds.

And as an added bonus, I’m now done with today’s photo before 7:30 am! I think it’s time to reward myself with some breakfast and coffee.

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

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