"I will photograph just about anything, but my love to travel tops it all! There is nothing better than exploring someplace new, camera in hand."
RECENT PHOTOS, MUSINGS AND TRAVEL...
Today….I bought my very own Macro Lens!! I’ve been wanting one for a very long time and today I finally made it happen. I love getting up close and personal with my photographic subjects and can’t wait to spend some quality time with my new lens. I did take a few minutes today to fire…Read More
A bit of night photography in Anza Borrego As I was thinking of a title for this post, Josh Groban’s song Vincent (Starry, Starry Night) came to mind. I did a bit of research on this song and found out, thanks to Wikipedia, that this song is a tribute to Vincent van Gogh and a…Read More
One of the main reasons I headed to the desert last weekend (other than wildflower hunting and some rest & relaxation) was to meet a group of photographers I “met” on Google+. I asked my parents to come with me, not only for their company (which I love) but also because meeting a bunch of…Read More
Although I’ve lived in Southern California for many years (before and after my time in Sicily) I had never been to Anza Borrego Desert State Park. I heard about the stunning Spring wildflower displays and wanted to visit. This year I finally grabbed the opportunity! My mom and dad brought their travel trailer down, we…Read More
The Argus Rangefinder, aka The Brick The Argus C3 Rangefinder, produced from 1939 to 1966, was dubbed “the brick” by photographers due to its size, shape, and weight. I came across an Argus C3 in an antique shop a couple of years ago and, knowing nothing about it, had to have it. I had no idea…Read More
Last weekend I participated in Scott Kelby’s Worldwide Photo Walk! I had a blast and hope to be a part of this event every year. Last year I led a walk in Sicily. Although I would have had fun leading a walk this year my schedule was too erratic to commit as a leader, but I’m glad…Read More