My Photography

I'm not a professional photographer, but it's pretty fun!
Bridge of Lights

Bridge of Lights

Night shot of Pittsburgh in 2017.

Dark Fin

Dark Fin

"A whale would lie in the shape of something cold, the body sipping on itself like a drain." --Emily Yoon, Time, in Whales.

Fake Lake

Fake Lake

When our car broke down on the highway, I found that the hood of the car looked a lot like a lake.

FireWheel

Fire Wheel

Taken with a front flash to expose the subject and then a long exposure for the sparkler. ring

Harvest

Rainbow Harvest

An assortment of vegetables and fruits in fall of 2020.

Rearview

Life in Rearview

This picture reminds me of something poetic, the shadows of palm trees and the golden light.

SplitWood.jpg

Split Wood

Textures are pretty cool. I don't have a macro lens, but this one is pretty close.

TelsaCoil

Tesla Coil

Fun fact: I almost destroyed my camera when I took this picture. Tesla coils induce high voltage in any nearby piece of metal, including camera circuitry!

Warm Forest

Warm Forest

Another picture of the woods behind my childhood home in fall of 2020.

Crooked

Crooked

Frame of reference is important in physics and philosophy. Taken in the woods behind my house.

Dolphin Trainer

Dolphin Trainer

Close-up of a dolphin trainer talking to a little kid.

Fall has Fallen

Fall has Fallen

Aspen leaves on the road near my childhood home.

Firework

Firework

Composite shot of a double-break shell I fired.

Light Wand

Light Wand

Same technique as Fire Wheel: front flash and then a long exposure to illuminate the stars and a flashlight wand.

Rock Pile

Rock Pile

A pile of rocks that I made in Long Island.

Sumac

Sumac

Staghorn Sumac against a bright sky looks like a specimen photograph.

Two-Tone

Two-Tone

A rare rose that I found in my backyard. It is actually two colors. Some of the petals are actually divided in the middle.

WhaleSantaCruz

Transient Whales

Taken off the coast of Santa Cruz on 8-15-2022.