Year End Review – Night Photography

Year End Review – Night Photography

I did a year end review of my favorite and least favorite still life images. As promises here are my favorite and least favorite night images.  Favorite Night Photography Night photography is my current obsession. As I mentioned in my America After Dark gallery. This image is from the Dragon Lights Festival. There is a …

America After Dark

America After Dark

My current obsession is night photography. I love to see city lights after dark or small town lights. I never carry a tripod with me, so I shoot with a super high ISO or try to rest the camera on something. I use a Sony A7rII and it is great for shooting in low light …

New York City Day 2

New York City Day 2

See Rhode Island or Bust and New York City Day 1 for the beginning of the trip. I got online and bought a ticket to the Statue of Liberty / Ellis Island tour for early Monday morning. I had read that mornings were the best time to go. I checked the subway map to plan …

New York City Day 1

New York City Day 1

When it was time to leave Providence¬†(see Rhode Island or Bust), E dropped me at the station early because I did not know what to expect. Would it be like the airport? Would I have to remove my shoes and take out my electronics and shampoo? Would I get the joy of a pat down? …

Johnson City Tennessee

Johnson City Tennessee

We recently took a quick trip to Johnson City, TN. It has been on our list for awhile because we love Yee-Haw beer.¬† But we finally had a good reason to go. It was work related, so at least the gas was paid for! Dinner and a Beer (or two) The first place we went …

Saturday Signs

Saturday Signs

I don’t know why people are so fascinated by signs. But most people I know seem drawn to them. Especially if they are old or vintage. When I travel, I find myself drawn to them. Whether it’s a shop sign, a large sign, a small sign, or a road sign. I will take a photo …

Danville Kentucky Courthouse

Danville Kentucky Courthouse

Some images of the courthouse in downtown Danville, KY. I grew up in this small town in central Kentucky. It’s easy to overlook places in your home town. I don’t remember the courthouse looking quite so impressive when I live there. Early Morning Sun Early Sunday morning is a great time to visit small town …

It’s Map Time

It’s Map Time

I’ve recently created a new Kentucky travel map. Originals Final

Courthouses of Tennessee

Courthouses of Tennessee

I have traveled around the world and seen some amazing architecture. Courthouses in particular seem to get the special treatment, no matter where you are or how large the town or city. They tend to be the largest, most ornate structure in town, outside of churches or cathedrals. I have found this to be especially …

A Weekend in the Bluegrass

A Weekend in the Bluegrass

My father recently gifted my sister and I a farm in Springfield, KY. So, the mister and I decided to go up and spend the weekend checking out the area and surrounding towns. Freewheelin’ Friday We started out early on Friday and headed north to Kentucky. We stopped in Stanford at the Bluebird Cafe where …