Go South and Set Goals

Go South and Set Goals It was a long and brutal winter for many.  Here in the Northeast, we had below average temperatures and above average snowfall.  Fortunately, we have friends in Southwest Florida and were able to take some time off from busy schedules to head south. Having been to the Marco Island area…

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Hope Falls

Hope Falls Just north of Great Sacandaga Lake is the miniscule town of Hope.  Follow some back roads that turn to dirt roads for ten miles or so and you come to a trailhead. The trail leads to several different locations, but one easy hike is along Tennant Creek to Hope Falls. Lugging the Canon…

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Four More WoodyBoater Banner Shots!

Four More WoodyBoater Banner Shots! It is certainly no secret that I am a huge boat fan….especially, antique and classic boats.  Not only am I a fan, but I own a few, and do restorations as well. The summer boat show circuit is packed with shows across the country.  The Antique and Classic Boat Society…

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Canon Professional Services

Canon Professional Services Canon Professional Services is an annual subscription membership with some great benefits. There are three levels: Silver, Gold, Platinum. In order to join, you have to have a certain number of “points.”  Each piece of Canon gear – body, lens, camcorder, speedlite, printer – is assigned a point amount by CPS.  Not…

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All Night Long

All Night Long There is something about night shots – a city street, a bridge, a nightscape, all those stars – that is almost surreal. Night shots can be measured in slots of time that we can understand….seconds, minutes, hours – unlike standard daytime photos that are a moment in time that only existed for…

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The Magic of Water

The Magic of Water What is it about water? It has many moods, many emotions, many personalities.   There is an inscription on the wall in the lobby of the National Aquarium in Baltimore that says: “If there is magic on this planet, it must be contained in water.”   Why are we drawn to…

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The Winter Moon

The Winter Moon Here’s a last look at an amazing night last winter….full moon that was sooo bright it almost looked liked daylight.  It was about 25* out, I wandered around the yard and woods behind my house looking for interesting angles to photograph this light.  Here’s what I came up with….the wind was blowing…

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