Cape May
Jan19

Cape May

Some family shots from Cape...

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Walks in the Woods
Jan19

Walks in the Woods

There is a path to the playground that my daughter and I go to and we like to take some pictures along the way. This is one of our favorite spots. In the afternoon, the sun is setting behind the trees and if the timing is right, there’s a nice golden backlight. Tech Info: Nikon D800, 80-200mm f/2.8 lens (note the 70-200 is a newer version of this...

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Grandpa Joe
Jan19

Grandpa Joe

Grandpa Joe will be 93 this year. He still bowls and plays golf and can probably still beat me at ping-pong. This past Memorial Day, the town finally made him the grand marshall in the parade.

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Chicago Skyline HDR
Jan19

Chicago Skyline HDR

This was a shot I took while out at the Business Marketing Associations national conference in Chicago in 2011. It was taken from the side of a boat and the resulting raw file was saved out at 5 different stops (-2, -1, 0, +1, +2) then combined to create an HDR (High Dynamic Range) image. The original file was processed in Lightroom, and the HDR was created using Nik HDR Efex Pro 2.

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Fuzzy Puppy
Jan19

Fuzzy Puppy

I didn’t really want a new dog after our last one had passed. But my wife did. Guess who won. Not only did she win, but she got to name it… Jovi… yes, as in Bon Jovi. She is slightly obsessed 🙂 At least he gave me something to photograph. Everyone likes cute puppies,...

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