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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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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 Isla Española, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 15, 1993

May 26, 2017 - A very productive walk on Isla Española’s Punta Suárez this morning. A “wet landing” (barely wet) and sea lions on the b...
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Madrid, Spain. October 1992

May 08, 2017 - I had a couple of days in Madrid before I traveled to northern Spain. It was fun to walk around the city to see what vis...
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From the Journals…Hué, Vietnam. February 1, 1999

April 07, 2017 - Feeling very rushed on trip in general—trying to fit too much into a short trip. Up at 6:20, then breakfast. Walked to...
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From the Journals…More from Isla Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 17, 1993

March 20, 2017 - Up at 6:30, breakfast at 7. We left for the Charles Darwin Station at 8. We had a look at the museum first, and then at...
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From the Journals…More from Venice, Italy. November 1992

November 11, 2016 - This trip came up as a last-minute courier flight to Milano. I had my sights set on Venice, and I was able to spend 10 d...
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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…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... 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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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…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...Burano, Italy. November 1992

August 22, 2016 - This trip came up as a last-minute courier flight to Milano. I had my sights set on Venice, and I was able to spend 10 d...
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From the Journals…Lizard from Isla Española, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 15, 1993

August 15, 2016 - A very productive walk on Isla Española’s Punta Suárez this morning. A “wet landing” (barely wet) and sea lions on the b...
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From the Journals…More from Yangon, Myanmar (Burma). January 20, 2003

August 08, 2016 - Although the plan was to go to the Shwedagon Paya before breakfast while it was still cool, and although we woke up on t...
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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…Isla Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 17, 1993

May 16, 2016 - Up at 6:30, breakfast at 7. We left for the Charles Darwin Station at 8. We had a look at the museum first, and then at...
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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…Enniskerry, County Wicklow, Ireland. July 1996

March 18, 2016 - Although my trip to Ireland was short, I am glad I squeezed in the time to visit Powerscourt Gardens in Enniskerry. The...
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From the Journals...Galway, Ireland. July 1996

March 14, 2016 - I enjoyed walking around the streets of Galway, looking at the old buildings, shops, pubs, and people. This visual treat...
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From the Journals… Singapore. February 24, 1989

February 29, 2016 - We slept until 8:30, then went to the same Chinese restaurant and pastry shop as we went to yesterday. It was a long bu...
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From the Journals… More from Braga, Nepal. December 15, 1988

February 26, 2016 - Last night was the first time this trip I needed to zip my sleeping bag up all the way, and even seal the neck cord. Aft...
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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...Cape Town, South Africa. February 8, 1997

November 30, 2015 - Up at 5:30 to hike Table Mountain, and this time the weather was perfect and stable. It was uphill all the way, even eno...
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From the Journals…South of Dhanet, Algeria. January 30, 1986

November 27, 2015 - Yesterday I was thinking that Algeria wasn’t too different from many other countries in terms of terrain. That all chang...
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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... 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 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… Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa. February 1, 1997

October 09, 2015 - I spent a little time reading and planning our itinerary, then started to cook dinner. I figured we could be done before...
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From the Journals… Braga, Nepal. December 15, 1988

September 28, 2015 - Last night was the first time this trip I needed to zip my sleeping bag up all the way, and even seal the neck cord. Aft...
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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…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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From the Journals… Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve, South Africa. February 21,1997

July 20, 2015 - Up at 4 am, and at park gate by 4:30, which is when the guard had told us we could get out. No go. We got stuck waiting...
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From the Journals…Pilanesberg National Park and Sun City, South Africa. January 27,1997

July 17, 2015 - Up about 6 for game drive. Still problems sleeping—jet lag, getting adjusted to foam pad/sleeping bag? Good animal view...
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From the Journals…More from Luang Prabang, Laos. February 12, 1999

June 08, 2015 - Lying awake during the night. I have a cold, and was blowing my nose all night. Then the rooster started. Finally up at...
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From the Journals…Oudtshoorn, South Africa. July 18, 1986

June 01, 2015 - Woke up after our overnight in the car and had breakfast of cereal, bread, and honey, then drove to Highgate Ostrich Far...
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From the Journals…Franschoek, South Africa. February 9, 1997

May 29, 2015 - Our friend Barend joined us, following us out of Cape Town on his motorcycle, first to Table View, then down beyond Camp...
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From the Journals...Agra, India. January 24, 1989

April 06, 2015 - I slept in until 7:30, and then went for a walk to try to determine where we went wrong last night finding our way back...
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From the Journals…Queen Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. January 12, 2000

March 16, 2015 - We had to rush to catch the 8:00 am boat to the trailhead at Ship Cove. It was a nice trip through the Queen Charlotte S...
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From the Journals…Botshabelo Village, South Africa. January 29, 2002

January 05, 2015 - After our homemade breakfast, we bought spare car keys and a new battery for the truck’s remote. We then went to Botshab...
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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...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…More from Hong Kong. January 1992

December 05, 2014 - Continuing my nocturnal adventures from my previous post, I came across this scene, which is a popular destination becau...
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From the Journals... More from Bago, Myanmar (Burma). February 7, 2014

May 30, 2014 - I really like this market. There is so much going on here. Remove the plastic bags, and this scene could have been happe...
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From the Journals... Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma). February 10, 2014

May 16, 2014 - I was up and out early to explore one of the markets in Mandalay. At first, the light wasn’t great, so I didn’t take my...
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From the Journals... Hpa-An, Myanmar (Burma). February 5, 2014

April 11, 2014 - Following my new game plan, I got up early to beat the heat and get the best light of the day. I explored the morning ma...
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From the Journals... Hpa-An, Myanmar (Burma). February 4, 2014

April 07, 2014 - I met my new-found friend, Naing Tun (see my earlier post) at 5:15, and he took me on his motorbike to a pagoda on the r...
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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... Colva Beach, Goa, India. February 1, 1989

January 10, 2014 - I got moving early and went down to observe and photograph the activity on the beach. By far the largest event going on...
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From the Journals... Annapurna Trek, Manang, Nepal. December 19, 1988.

December 27, 2013 - Another day off, rather productive. I’m spending an extra day here at 11, 650’ to acclimatize to the altitude before mov...
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From the Journals... Port Campbell National Park, Victoria, Australia. February 18, 2000

December 23, 2013 - Up at 6 to pee, and met another hosteler going to take pix at the 12 Apostles, a rock formation on the coast. Although m...
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From the Journals...Hong Kong. February 1992.

December 06, 2013 - Back in the day I had the opportunity to fly as a courier to a number of exotic destinations for very little money. Hong...
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From the Journals… Grindelwald, Switzerland. August 10, 1987

November 22, 2013 - Another day of good hiking. I continued where I left off yesterday, and started at the gorge. After a lunch of fresh bre...
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From the Journals… Aswan, Egypt. April 4, 1989

November 01, 2013 - At about noon we were ready to take a ferry to Elephantine Island to see the ruins of the Temple of Khnum and the Aswan...
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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… Assekrem, Algeria. February 10, 1986

October 21, 2013 - We had a ½-hour lunch break, and after a little while crossed the Tropic of Cancer. Well, I guess we’re making some prog...
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From the Journals… Dal Lake, Srinagar, Kashmir, India. November 16, 1988

October 11, 2013 - We haven’t done much today--just lazed around a bit on the roof of our houseboat. We had tea on the veranda, and are now...
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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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From the Journals...Amboseli National Park, Kenya. March 20, 1997

September 23, 2013 - A very productive morning, starting with another acacia silhouette at sunrise. Lots of animals and scenery. I think I go...
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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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From the Journals...Siwa Oasis, Egypt. March 20, 1989

May 10, 2013 - We drove on through the nothingness, stopping for about 20 minutes for lunch. I alternated between daydreaming and dozin...
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From the Journals...Fort Gardel, Algeria. February 7, 1986

May 03, 2013 - Another slow day. We had a flat tire and also had to sandmat twice on the road, and once as we pulled in to camp. For qu...
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From the Journals...Otavalo, Ecuador. July 10, 1993

April 22, 2013 - Up at 6:30 again. A light rain as we were getting ready, but not enough to stop us. Our destination was the animal marke...
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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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From the Journals...Nungwi, Zanzibar, Tanzania. March 9, 1997

April 12, 2013 - After breakfast, we were picked up before 9 for the 1-hour ride to Nungwi, on the northern tip of Zanzibar. I tried to g...
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From the Journals...Queen Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. January 12, 2000

February 25, 2013 - There are a number of long distance hiking paths, or tracks, as the Kiwis call them all over the country. I had chosen t...
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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...Victoria Falls, Zambia and Zimbabwe. June 30, 1986

December 21, 2012 - Breakfast at 7:15, then to the border post by 8:10 A very easy border--I wish they all were like that. We walked across...
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From the Journals...Bori, Tanatoraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia. February 21, 2004

November 16, 2012 - A couple of us had been invited to attend a wedding in the village of Bori. The wedding ceremony took place in a small C...
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