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From the Journals…Key Largo, Florida, USA. December 17, 2005

July 28, 2017 - I went out for a bit of exploring along the water’s edge. I watched this great egret for a while, and spent some time wa...
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From the Journals…More from Niagara Falls, New York, USA. March 1996

July 14, 2017 - I was camped nearby, and spent a couple of chilly days exploring the falls. The falls are an impressive site, made more...
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From the Journals…More from Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA. October 1991

July 10, 2017 - I was driving around New England in search of beautiful fall foliage. I got a bit sidetracked, and ended up by the water...
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More from Times Square, New York City, USA. October 28, 2013

June 30, 2017 - There is always something happening in Times Square. Usually I pass through in a hurry, but this time I went there speci...
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From the Journals… New York City, New York, USA. May 3, 2015

June 19, 2017 - In my continued efforts to update my NYC skyline photos I drove out to Jersey City, New Jersey with my wife to get this...
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From the Journals…Even More from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. March, 1995

June 09, 2017 - As an escape from the cold New York winter and a self-assigned stock photography project, I was working my way down the...
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From the Journals…Even More from Palenque, Mexico. March 15, 1991

June 05, 2017 - I arrived at the ruins around 2, and spent the next 3 hours exploring, climbing, resting, shooting, and sweating profuse...
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From the Journals…Even More from Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, USA. July 1990

March 17, 2017 - After driving from New York to Las Vegas with my brother on a drive-away mission, we rented a car for a few days to expl...
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More from New York City, New York, USA. April 5, 2015

February 03, 2017 - Since the opening of the Freedom Tower, I have been thinking that it was time to update the NYC skyline photos in my lib...
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Seasons Collide. New Rochelle, New York, USA. November 12, 2013

January 30, 2017 - As I was looking out the window, the light rain changed to light snow--the first of the year. The dusting of snow on the...
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From the Journals…More from Groton State Forest, Vermont. October 1996

November 07, 2016 - Once again I found myself chasing the Fall foliage in one of the prettiest parts of our country. In this area, I was a b...
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From the Journals… More from Shafter, Texas. March 14, 1996

November 04, 2016 - I drove out via Study Butte, along Route 170 west to Presidio. A very beautiful road, with lots of ups and downs, and qu...
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From the Journals…More from Shiprock Peak, Four Corners Area, New Mexico, USA. July 1992

October 31, 2016 - I was exploring around this fascinating part of our country for a couple of weeks, poking my camera into all kinds of in...
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From the Journals…Still More from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. March, 1995

October 28, 2016 - As an escape from the cold New York winter and a self-assigned stock photography project, I was working my way down the...
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From the Journals…More from Guadalajara, Mexico. March, 1995

October 24, 2016 - After a scenic drive through the chilly mountains in my rented VW Beetle (during which I learned that not all cars are e...
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From the Journals…Still More from Palenque, Mexico. March 15, 1991

October 21, 2016 - I arrived at the ruins around 2, and spent the next 3 hours exploring, climbing, resting, shooting, and sweating profuse...
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From the Journals…Still More from Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, USA. July 1990

October 17, 2016 - After driving from New York to Las Vegas with my brother on a drive-away mission, we rented a car for a few days to expl...
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From the Journals... Playa San Juan, Michoacán, Mexico. March, 1995

October 14, 2016 - I was driving a rented VW Beetle along the Pacific coast of Mexico, exploring the backroads and enjoying the scenery and...
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Brooklyn Bridge, New York City, USA. April 4, 2015

October 10, 2016 - I felt it was time to update my NYC skyline photos, so I hauled myself out of bed at a very early hour and drove down to...
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More from Seneca Falls, New York. July 2012

October 07, 2016 - As I mentioned in an earlier post, I try to attend the Professional Photographers Society of New York State Workshop eac...
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From the Journals…Niagara Falls, New York, USA. March 1996

September 16, 2016 - I was camped nearby, and spent a couple of chilly days exploring the falls. (Note the ice in the foreground.) The falls...
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From the Journals…More from Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, USA. July 1990

September 12, 2016 - After driving from New York to Las Vegas with my brother on a drive-away mission, we rented a car for a few days to expl...
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From the Journals…More from Chichén Itzá, Mexico. March 20, 1991

September 09, 2016 - I got up shortly after 6, and had breakfast at the bus station. I packed my stuff and stored it in the hotel office. I w...
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From the Journals…More from Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. August, 1994

September 05, 2016 - On this solo road trip I was visiting our neighbors to the north. Although I liked Montreal, I felt there was something...
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From the Journals…Baja, Mexico. March 1984

August 12, 2016 - On my sea kayaking trip in the Sea of Cortez with the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), we came across some int...
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From the Journals…Texas, USA. Spring 1984

June 03, 2016 - I was doing some exploring in western Texas which included hiking in Big Bend National Park and canoeing the Rio Grande.
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From the Journals…Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA. October 1991

May 30, 2016 - I was driving around New England in search of beautiful fall foliage. I got a bit sidetracked, and ended up by the water...
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From the Journals... More from Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USA. January 2001

May 09, 2016 - Poor planning on this one! I thought I would do a trip to the southwestern US to avoid the cold of a New York winter. Wh...
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From the Journals…Zihuatanejo, Mexico. March, 1991

May 06, 2016 - I was driving along the Pacific coast of Mexico with the goal of getting photos of beautiful beaches and inviting tropic...
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From the Journals…Tuxtla Gutierrez, Mexico. March 10, 1991

May 02, 2016 - I walked to the Parque Madero complex, and had a look at the Chiapas Regional Museum, which was okay. After that I took...
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From the Journals… Dallas, Texas. March 18, 1996

February 22, 2016 - Heavy clouds with patches of blue sky have given way to mostly blue. I’m sitting on a levee facing northeast with a grea...
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From the Journals… Shafter, Texas. March 14, 1996

February 15, 2016 - I drove out via Study Butte, along Route 170 west to Presidio. A very beautiful road, with lots of ups and downs, and qu...
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From the Journals… More from Mountain Home, Texas. March 10, 1996

February 12, 2016 - I finished the LBJ ranch tour at 5, and knew there was no way I would make Amistad NRA, my intended destination. So I ju...
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From the Journals…New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. February 16, 1996

February 08, 2016 - The afternoon was spent wandering around the French Quarter. The entire town is a party—it doesn’t matter where you are.
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From the Journals…Austin, Texas, USA. March 9, 1996

February 05, 2016 - I retraced my route from yesterday to a closer section of Zilker Park for river and skyline pix. Then on to sunset silho...
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From the Journals…San Antonio, Texas, USA. March 5, 1996

February 01, 2016 - On my way back to the car I noticed the moon rising, and thought it would add to my shot of the Alamo. As I was shooting...
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From the Journals…Marrero, Louisiana, USA. February 22, 1996

January 29, 2016 - A very productive morning shooting in the Barataria Unit of Lafitte National Park. I spent about 3 hours on the Ring Lev...
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From the Journals... Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina, USA. November, 1993

January 11, 2016 - On one of my many drives along the east coast of the US, I wanted to explore Cape Hatteras. I seem to be pulled in by li...
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From the Journals…Groton State Forest, Vermont. October 1996

January 08, 2016 - Once again I found myself chasing the Fall foliage in one of the prettiest parts of our country. In this area, I was a b...
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From the Journals…Daniel’s Pond, Vermont. October 1992

January 04, 2016 - On a Fall foliage trip zig-zagging around New England, I found myself on a back road outside of Daniel’s Pond, Vermont....
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From the Journals…Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, USA. July 1990

January 01, 2016 - This was part of the same journey with my brother mentioned in my previous post. We were able to enjoy the sunset here i...
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From the Journals...Zion National Park, Utah, USA. July 1990

December 28, 2015 - After driving from New York to Las Vegas with my brother on a drive-away mission, we rented a car for a few days to expl...
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Peace on Earth…

December 25, 2015 - It’s an admirable goal, anyway.
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From the Journals…East of Woodstock, New Hampshire. October 1996

December 21, 2015 - It’s always great to be in New Hampshire, especially in the Fall. The colors can be really spectacular, and I enjoy the...
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From the Journals... Darien, Georgia. April 1992

November 23, 2015 - I caught this sunrise one morning as I was waking up. Although it can sometimes be tough, waking up early does have its...
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From the Journals…US Capitol, Washington, DC, USA. 1991

November 20, 2015 - During a productive session photographing around DC, I headed over to the Capitol. I was able to get a few shots off bef...
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From the Journals... Beaufort, South Carolina. April 1992

November 16, 2015 - On one of my many journeys up and down the east coast of the US, I stopped off to explore Beaufort. It is a pretty area,...
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From the Journals... More from Death Valley National Park, California, USA. February 2001

November 13, 2015 - I had always heard about Death Valley being the hottest place in the US, so I was hoping to find some warmth here as I a...
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From the Journals…Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Washington, DC, USA. 1991

November 09, 2015 - As part of my exploration of Washington, I had to see the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. It was an emotional experience to s...
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From the Journals…Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DC, USA. 1991

November 06, 2015 - I was exploring our capital for a couple of days. I had in my hands a new toy—a 300mm loaner lens from Canon Professiona...
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From the Journals…Yosemite National Park, California, USA. August 18, 2005

November 02, 2015 - Yosemite had been on my wish list for years. For someone who appreciates natural beauty and the amazing photos of Ansel...
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From the Journals…More from Saguaro National Park, Arizona, USA. January 2001

October 30, 2015 - Another night during my stay at Saguaro (see previous post) I was treated to this sunset. I was a bit further from my ca...
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From the Journals…Saguaro National Park, Arizona, USA. January 2001

October 26, 2015 - This was another image taken on a trip to the southwestern US as I tried to escape a New York winter. I was visiting som...
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From the Journals…More from Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. March, 1995

October 23, 2015 - As an escape from the cold New York winter and a self-assigned stock photography project, I was working my way down the...
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From the Journals…Uxmal, Mexico. March 18, 1991

October 19, 2015 - The bus ride from Mérida took slightly under 1-½ hours, during which I read. I arrived shortly after opening and before...
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From the Journals…More from Palenque, Mexico. March 15, 1991

October 16, 2015 - I arrived at the ruins around 2, and spent the next 3 hours exploring, climbing, resting, shooting, and sweating profuse...
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From the Journals…More from Nova Scotia, Canada. June 1994

October 12, 2015 - I was on a car camping trip with my friend, Roy, driving all around Nova Scotia. One of the “must-see” sights is Peggy’s...
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From the Journals... Still More from Sonnenberg Gardens, Canandaigua, NY, USA. July 16, 2012

September 21, 2015 - This was taken during a workshop that I often attend in the summer. In this case, all the participants carpooled to this...
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From the Journals…Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Florida, USA. February 25, 2012

September 14, 2015 - I spent a few weeks driving around Florida visiting a number of state and national wildlife areas. Merritt Island is a l...
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From the Journals...Horton River, Northwest Territories, Canada. July, 2003.

August 28, 2015 - This image was taken during a break one day on our 3-week expedition paddling 400 miles down the Horton River to the Arc...
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From the Journals…Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. August, 1994

August 24, 2015 - On this solo road trip I was visiting our neighbors to the north. Although I liked Montreal, I felt there was something...
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More from New York City, New York, USA. May 3, 2015

August 10, 2015 - Building on my previous post, the other reason I chose this day and position to photograph the skyline was that I knew t...
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New York City, New York, USA. May 3, 2015

August 07, 2015 - In my continued efforts to update my NYC skyline photos (see previous post) I drove out to Jersey City, New Jersey with...
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More from New York City, New York, USA. April 5, 2015

August 03, 2015 - I am always looking around me when I am on location. Although my photographic objective was the lower Manhattan skyline,...
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New York City, New York, USA. April 5, 2015

July 31, 2015 - Since the opening of the Freedom Tower, I have been thinking that it was time to update the NYC skyline photos in my lib...
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From the Journals... More from Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Arizona, USA. Jan. 2001

July 27, 2015 - This was another image taken on a trip to the southwestern US as I tried to escape a New York winter. I was visiting som...
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From the Journals…Cape Breton National Park, Nova Scotia, Canada. June 1994

July 24, 2015 - What a beautiful place this is! If you like mountains and rugged seashore, it can’t be beat. I was on a road trip explor...
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From the Journals... Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas, USA. July 1992

May 18, 2015 - I was leading my Boy Scout troop on a tour of the area before our 10-day hike at Philmont Scout Ranch. We did a hike up...
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Another Local Scene. Scarsdale, NY. August 24, 2013

February 20, 2015 - This strange scenario presented itself to me, so I did some post-production work on it to make it even more bizarre.
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From the Journals…Everglades National Park, Florida, USA. December 1989

December 19, 2014 - I know it’s not the first thing that comes to mind when you hear “Everglades”, but I stumbled across this spider web and...
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From the Journals…Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. March, 1995

December 15, 2014 - As an escape from the cold New York winter and a self-assigned stock photography project, I was working my way down the...
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From the Journals…San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico. March 13, 1991

December 12, 2014 - I aborted my shower attempt because there was no hot water, no joke at these early morning temperatures. I had breakfast...
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From the Journals...Guadalajara, Mexico. March, 1995

December 08, 2014 - After a scenic drive through the chilly mountains in my rented VW Beetle (during which I learned that not all cars are e...
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From the Journals...Chichén Itzá, Mexico. March 20, 1991

November 28, 2014 - I got up shortly after 6, and had breakfast at the bus station. I packed my stuff and stored it in the hotel office. I w...
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From the Journals…Nova Scotia, Canada. June 1994

November 24, 2014 - I was on a car camping trip with my friend, Roy, driving all around Nova Scotia. One of the “must-see” sights is Peggy’s...
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From the Journals…Joshua Tree National Park, California, USA. February 2001

October 13, 2014 - I was camping out in the park and enjoying the solitude—not too many people choose to go camping in the winter. I was ex...
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From the Journals…More from Palenque, Mexico. March 15, 1991

October 10, 2014 - I arrived at the ruins around 2, and spent the next 3 hours exploring, climbing, resting, shooting, and sweating profuse...
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From the Journals... Death Valley National Park, California, USA. February 2001

July 04, 2014 - I had always heard about Death Valley being the hottest place in the US, so I was hoping to find some warmth here as I a...
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From the Journals... Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Arizona, USA. January 2001

March 14, 2014 - This was another image taken on a trip to the southwestern US as I tried to escape a New York winter. I was visiting som...
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From the Journals... Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, USA. 1992

February 17, 2014 - I was exploring the angles and trying to capture some of this unique architecture with my camera when I was approached b...
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From the Journals... Sonnenberg Gardens, Canandaigua, New York, USA. July 16, 2012

February 10, 2014 - This was taken during a workshop that I often attend in the summer. In this case, all the participants carpooled to this...
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From the Journals... Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USA. January 2001

February 03, 2014 - Poor planning on this one! I thought I would do a trip to the southwestern US to avoid the cold of a New York winter. Wh...
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Local Scenes. Scarsdale, NY. August 24, 2013

January 27, 2014 - This strange scenario presented itself to me, so I did some post-production work on it to make it even more bizarre.
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From the Journals... Cape Neddick, York, Maine. July 1992

January 13, 2014 - The hardest part about this shot was getting up early to get in position. I was visiting my aunt and uncle in Ogunquit,...
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Changing Seasons. New Rochelle, New York, USA. November 12, 2013

December 16, 2013 - Here are a couple of other images that I had time to work on from that special day last month. I like them because it is...
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From the Journals...Chichén Itzá, Mexico. March 20, 1991

December 02, 2013 - I got up shortly after 6, and had breakfast at the bus station. I packed my stuff and stored it in the hotel office. I w...
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Myakka River State Park, Florida, USA. February 14, 2012

November 29, 2013 - In my fast-paced trip around Florida, I was trying to visit quite a few parks, some I was familiar with, and some new on...
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From the Journals… Mountain Home, Texas. February 1996

October 28, 2013 - As I was having a fun road trip around the great state of Texas, I came across this scene late in the day. This area is...
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From the Journals… North Cascades National Park, Washington, USA. August 24, 1983

October 18, 2013 - We set off in a mist to bushwack in a northerly direction traveling down a ridge to the Suiattle River. The bushwacking...
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White Ibis and reflection. Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Florida.

September 30, 2013 - I spent a few weeks driving around Florida visiting a number of state and national wildlife areas. Merritt Island is a l...
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Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico, USA. January 2001

September 16, 2013 - Winter is a great time to see bird life in this wildlife refuge. The morning was really cold, and I did get some nice ph...
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From the Journals...Mexico City, Mexico. February 27, 1991

September 13, 2013 - I had a good photo session from the roof of the 20-story building to which I was finally granted access. (Thanks to Coro...
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From the Journals...Shiprock Peak, Four Corners Area, New Mexico, USA. July 1992

August 16, 2013 - I was exploring around this fascinating part of our country for a couple of weeks, poking my camera into all kinds of in...
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The Old Man of the Mountain. Franconia Notch, New Hampshire, USA. Fall, 1992

August 09, 2013 - I was hiking, exploring, and photographing this area for a few days in the Fall. The weather was excellent, the foliage...
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Summertime in Central Park. New York City, New York.

August 05, 2013 - Central Park is a great place to relax or get some exercise, depending upon your mood. Summer is a fun time to enjoy the...
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Happy Birthday, USA!

July 04, 2013 - I captured this image of the Statue of Liberty early one morning from the New Jersey side of the Hudson River. Sometimes...
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From the Journals...The Arctic Tundra, Northwest Territories, Canada. June 28, 2003

June 28, 2013 - It was the start of an arctic canoe adventure for our team of 6. The plan was to fly in to Horton Lake, then paddle down...
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From the Journals...Geneva, New York, USA. July 18, 2006

June 21, 2013 - Here is another foray into my experimentation with painterly techniques on a photograph. This was originally taken as pa...
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From the Journals...San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. February 22, 1991

June 17, 2013 - As I was walking around this lovely town, I saw this yellow wall and I knew I had to do something with it. I thought it...
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Spring In Westchester County, New York. May 4, 2013

May 06, 2013 - Spring is bursting out all over my home base of Westchester County. It’s a beautiful time of year that we have all been...
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Seneca County Fair, Waterloo, New York. July 18, 2012

April 15, 2013 - Here are a couple of images playing with new techniques. I tried to let go of my set ways, and just see what happened. A...
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Pigeon Point Lighthouse, Pescadero, California, USA. August 2005

March 04, 2013 - We were traveling the Pacific Coast Highway and with a little research, ended up here for the night. Believe it or not,...
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Mardi Gras Time! New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. February 1996

February 11, 2013 - I was only in New Orleans once for Mardi Gras, but I still remember it well. That town knows how to party! Laissez les b...
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From the Journals...Nova Scotia, Canada. June, 1994

December 24, 2012 - This will often happen to me: As I am driving along at sunset, the light will get really awesome, and I will get into hi...
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My “Backyard”. October 11, 2012

November 05, 2012 - I was walking in Town (that’s what we New Yorkers call it) between errands recently, and happened to look up. I saw the...
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