Polishing the WRX

I picked up this light scratch going down a road I shouldn’t have, especially since it was a) muddy, b) had clearance issues, and c) had trees/bushes overgrown into road. Fortunately, I did not end up stuck in a batch of wet Virginia red clay. I did, however, manage to scratch both sides of the … [Read more…]

The Quilt Video

  BTW This video is UNLISTED on YouTube. According to them, the only way anyone can see this is from a link or an embed. One day I will have to prove that. If only to myself. This is a video I shot, edited, and posted to YouTube. There is little explanation that is required … [Read more…]

Photo TMI 003: Ring da Bell

Recently, I have been twisting my head and camera like a dog hearing a wolf howl from a YouTube on a smartphone. It is a new technique for me and it is challenging! Normally, I see something to shot, get into position, and as I am looking through the viewfinder I am straining to find … [Read more…]

Photo TMI 002: Angles

In what might help explain of my love of cars and planes, I really enjoy looking (and shooting) the beauty of lines and curves. Be them symmetrical or not, sometimes just the contrast of lines viewed from non-normal angles can be a inspiring sight. Some of my best shots are made from pointing the camera … [Read more…]

Photo TMI 001: Dinner Table

I had a ‘bright’ idea about posting individual photos explaining how they were shot and how I chose to edit them. Photo Too Much Information. When I look around the web for information on techniques, styles, or methods I inevitably stumble across something that makes me think, “Hey that’s kinda cool, let me try that.” … [Read more…]

This is why the rest of the world laughs at us

The same day of the marathon bombing in Boston, 11 Americans were murdered by guns. The pregnant Breshauna Jackson was killed in Dallas, allegedly by her boyfriend. In Richmond, California, James Tucker III was shot and killed while riding his bicycle – assailants unknown. Nigel Hardy, a 13-year-old boy in Palmdale, California, who was being … [Read more…]