Monthly Archives: September 2011

ICBM Launch Keys

Update: This photo was featured in this week’s Consumerist Flickr Finds. After I found that abandoned NIKE Missile silo in my neighborhood, I became even more obsessed with Cold War history. Though I am not a military enthusiast by any … Continue reading

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Lightning Photos

Shutter: 4 seconds, Aperture: f/3.2, ISO: 100, Wide-Angle Lens, Remote shutter Be sure to click here to see the full sized version. I have been wanting to shoot lightning photos ever since I read Nick Ulivieri’s Lightning Tutorial. Not only … Continue reading

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Rappellers on the top of the Washington Monument

Shutter: 1/2500, Aperture: f/2.8, ISO: 100, Lens: 70-200mm Update:One of these photos was selected as a Yahoo! Editor’s Pick. You may have heard that there are engineers currently rappelling down the face of the Washington Monument examining every brick for … Continue reading

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Shooting Denver and Dallas

Shutter: 1/250, Aperture: f/1.4, ISO: 640 I have arrived home in the DC area, so I want to share with you my favorite photos from my brief time in Denver and Dallas this past week. The above was shot at … Continue reading

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Shooting in San Francisco

Shutter: 1/2000, Aperture: f/2.8, ISO: 100 I had even less time in San Francisco than I did in Seattle, but I tried to make the best of my time. San Francisco is truly a city of vistas as someone once … Continue reading

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Shooting in Seattle

Shutter: 4 seconds, Aperture: f/6.3, ISO: 100 My employer tasked me with traveling to our regional offices this week to shoot pics and video for a new corporate identity video. I’m pretty excited to visit some places I’ve never been … Continue reading

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Striking Sunset (via iPhone)

Shot with iPhone4 Yesterday I was driving my son around and saw the most striking sunset. I didn’t have any camera gear with me, but I did have my iPhone. Not satisfied with the shots I was getting, I found … Continue reading

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Shooting an outdoor rock concert

Shutter: 1/100, Aperture: f/1.4, ISO: 1600 Doing something I love, I got to shoot a rock festival this past weekend. I love using the existing stage lighting to capture the mood and essence of the performers and the crowd. Click … Continue reading

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I found a turtle

Click to visit the Flickr site and get the desktop wallpaper sized version I just got my first L-series glass (70-200mm f/2.8) and I’m very excited. I got it mainly for shooting events (like the local football game) but it’s … Continue reading

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Bring it on!

Shutter: 1/2500 sec, Aperture: f/2.8, ISO: 100, 15mm Fisheye, a little HDR I took my camera to the Washington Nationals game today. The clouds were fantastic. I used a little HDR to bring up the colors and definition in the … Continue reading

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Shooting a football game

Shutter: 1/80, Aperture: f/2.8, ISO Speed: 1000 Last week I was asked to shoot the home opener football game for Watkins Mill High School. Here are a handful of images I got. Click below to see a few more and … Continue reading

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