Mr. Memory! I went out this morning for a sunrise shoot at the beach at Deer Island by Boston Harbor, a spot I’d scoped out the day before. I was there at 5.00am today and realized immediately my mistake of not bringing bug spray. Those little buggers were biting like crazy, both the tiny sand … More Bite Me!
It’s been a while since my last blog (or confession) as life throws out those ugly curve-balls. Like cancer. My wife (best friend and soulmate) was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer which was a devastating blow. But she is very strong and has faced this with the determination she typically has. Feeling pretty helpless and … More You Can’t Always Get What You Want
Hi there! Last night I really wanted to get out and take some shots at sunset. There is snow everywhere and is bitterly cold in Massachusetts but I was ready to get some fresh air having been cooped up all day. All the lakes are frozen and covered in snow which makes for less impressive … More Flare Battle
I’ve seen so many great photos of Portland Head lighthouse in Maine so I took the opportunity of leaving a day early before the Out of Acadia workshop started to visit. I arrived in the day with a clear blue sky with no clouds likely for sunset. I took a lot of shots, capturing the … More Maine Event
On day 2 of our Out of Acadia workshop we had a 5.00am excursion with Thomas Heaton to Little Hunter’s Beach for sunrise. We all met in the parking lot and set off together without any hitch. As you’d imagine we arrived in the dark. Our group (about 12) made their way down carefully, using … More Acadian Rhythm (Pt. 2) : Little Hunter’s Beach
It’s funny to think when you look for an interesting foreground element that there may be more history behind it than you would have imagined. I wanted to photograph the remains of the old pier at West Beach in Massachusetts. I was hoping to get a misty, long exposure but I hadn’t been to the … More Relic