Southern Pursuits

Southern Pursuits Living in upstate New York in the winter gets old, especially if you aren’t a winter type person. Don’t get me wrong, this has been a reasonable winter so far.  Average temperatures and snow falls in December and January made it tolerable.  But somewhere tropical eventually beckons as the long cold season continues.…

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Three Covers in a Row!

Three Covers in a Row! It was very exciting to have the Chris Craft Antique Boat Club choose three of my images for the covers of their quarterly magazine, The Brass Bell.  Three consecutive covers, that is:  June, September and December 2016! The other interesting thing is all three images were shot on the same…

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How I Got the Shot #8

How I Got the Shot #8 Victory Mills was built in 1918 and served as a cotton mill until 1929.  The operation was moved to Alabama where labor was less expensive.  For a while after, the complex was used for carton manufacturing before be abandoned completely. The town of Victory is just south of Schuylerville,…

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My Best Camera

My Best Camera I’ve had many cameras over the years.  In my early days, a Kodak InstaMatic was all I had.  That was too long ago to remember the actual model.  At some point, my father bought a Polaroid for the family so we wouldn’t have to wait to get pictures developed.  Neither of those…

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