Photography

Click on images to see a larger version. 

Fake Lake

Fake Lake

When we got stranded on the I-5 due to a popped tire, I found our car hood to be a perfect prop for the sunset.

Shadows and Stars

Shadows and Stars

In Joshua Tree National park, the stars were bright enough to create silhouettes

Sideview

Sideview

I've always enjoyed photographing reflections of things. This was taken in Irvine

Light Painter

Light Painter

Also in Joshua Tree, this picture was made with a flashlight and a 4 second exposure.

Light Saber

Light Saber

Another fun picture at Joshua Tree

Dark Fin

Dark Fin

Orca Encounter show at night yields some stark lighting

Group photo

Group photo

Foreground illuminated by a small flashlight

Man and Stars

Man and Stars

Long exposure with initial flash illuminates me

Group Picture part 2

Group Picture part 2

Another group picture using the long exposure + flash method

Multi-exposure Golden Gate

Multi-exposure Golden Gate

I love this picture--or shall I say...pictures. This is made of ten images taken in rapid succession, so that the entire bridge is filled with lights.

Tesla Coil Close-up

Tesla Coil Close-up

A really cool picture of my tesla coil that I got. This was quite a hard picture, because the camera kept on glitching out.

Perspective

Perspective

Are the trees crooked, or the ground crooked?

Split Wood

Split Wood

A close-up of a piece of split wood

Bark

Bark

Some bark texture

Dewdrops

Dewdrops

Water on leaf

Goldfinch

Goldfinch

This is a goldfinch that I found

Fall colors

Fall colors

Beautiful golden leaves I found on the pavement

Lantern

Lantern

Chinese Lanterns

Staghorns

Staghorns

Staghorn sumacs

Fall beauty

Fall beauty

More fall colors

Textures of wood

Textures of wood

Close-up of decaying wood

Shaggy Mane

Shaggy Mane

Inkcap mushroom

Fireworks

Fireworks

My neighbors were having a fun time on the fourth of July, and I decided to join in...by taking some 5-minute exposures!

Fireworks

Fireworks

Some more of my neighbor's fireworks

Rock Pile

Rock Pile

Got bored on the beach...and snapped a picture

Silver Lining

Silver Lining

A really cool leaf

Sparkler

Sparkler

This was super fun to take. I used an initial flash to illuminate the background, and then I used a long exposure to capture the spark "wheel"

One-Footed Flyer

One-Footed Flyer

A one-footed seagull.

Firework Multiexposure 1

Firework Multiexposure 1

I layered multiple 1/50 second exposures to track how a firework exploded.

Fireworks 2

Fireworks 2

My neighbors were having a fun time on the fourth of July, and I decided to join in...by taking some 5-minute exposures!

Firework Multiexposure 3

Firework Multiexposure 3

I layered multiple 1/50 second exposures to track how a firework exploded.

Fishing for Light

Fishing for Light

Silhouette taken on Long Island

Rivers of Light

Rivers of Light

Long exposure taken in PIttsburgh

Bridge of Lights

Bridge of Lights

Long exposure taken in PIttsburgh

Pepper's Secret Admirer

Pepper's Secret Admirer

This was a ghost pepper that some brave (or stupid) insect had bitten into. I needed to snap this picture.

Skirt of Thorns

Skirt of Thorns

Just a close-up shot of a post-bloom flower.

Natural Spectrum

Natural Spectrum

I wanted to make a rainbow using only rocks and shells.