I’m in the same boat as many other amateur and semi-pro photographers. I don’t have the money or space for my own photo studio. In school I had access to a spacious, well equipped studio that was fantastic to work in. It had more lights, modifiers, stands, booms, reflectors, seamless backdrops, and props than you … More No Budget Studio #1
Over the course of August 9th – 12th, 2017, my friends in My So-Called Band (who do exclusively 90s cover songs) went on a record breaking bender of shows. They played 90 different venues in 90 hours and in the process set the World Record for the most shows played in a week and broke … More 90 in 90 with My So-Called Band
I’m a goof. I’m sarcastic, irreverent, silly, and (to most people’s displeasure) punny. Hang out with me for a while and we’ll end up with a running gag or two. I’m just not a serious person. That doesn’t usually come through in my photography, though. The world of photography is full of war ravaged far … More Why is it so hard to be funny in photography?
Every summer in Jamesville, NY there is a weekend-long event called Balloon Fest. There is a bunch of live music, rides, fried foods, and- the big draw- hot air balloons. I got to Balloon Fest at 7 am on Saturday morning. It was rainy and windy. Too rainy and windy for hot air balloons, it … More Carnival
I’d never been to a Pride Parade before this past weekend when I went to cover this year’s for the Syracuse New Times. I guess I’d never gone previously only because I’m surly and try to avoid leaving the house too much. It turned out to be pretty great, though. Going in, I had some … More 2017 Syracuse Pride Parade