Backyard

A lot of my pictures are taken right in my yard and neighborhood.  When I get a new lens or camera, I step out my door and give it a full round of testing.  In a way I look at this as an exercise in awareness.  It’s not easy to look at the same place […]

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Cars, Cars…

I took a few minutes this weekend to spend a little time with my youngest son browsing around a small car show.  We were a little late, showing up minutes before they started announcing the various division winners.  We still came away with several good photos and a desire to find an old car to […]

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Today I received a lens I had purchased.  It was a used lens which I had found on a photography forum and I had it shipped to me from Canada.  It was a bit of a surprise as I hadn’t expected it for another two days.  This lens is the Pentax DA* 200 f/2.8 a […]

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Hurricane Irma

As hurricane Irma bears down on Florida, I’d like to share a few thoughts with everyone.  First, many of us cannot evacuate.  Although I live in the Panhandle, at this time we are not certain it won’t come this way.  I work for the Sheriff’s Office, and thus I cannot leave.  At this time highways […]

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