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A dog photo session with Bailey

April 08, 2018 - This week's blog post is about a dog photograph session. Sometimes we arrive to photograph a pet aka dog and find that t...
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Beauty of trees...

March 25, 2018 - I recently read an article in one of my magazines that arrived - the article was about trees. Specifically, it was about...
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Circle of Life - Spring has sprung here early

March 04, 2018 - It's now the beginning of March - hard to believe that two months have gone by this year already and we will soon be on...
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Fog in the country

February 25, 2018 - This week, we go back to the country - rural counties up in the pan handle area of Florida where life seems to be slower...
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Pet Photography - Theme Silhouettes

February 23, 2018 - As February comes to a close, our pet photography theme this week is "silhouettes". This is a type of photography where...
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Pet Photography - Theme "Year of the Dog"

February 16, 2018 - This week's theme is "Year of the Dog" to coincide with the Chinese New Year...."The Dog is the eleventh of all zodiac a...
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Alafia River Rendezvous, 2018 - Florida Frontiersmen

February 04, 2018 - Last weekend the Florida Frontiersmen completed their annual "Alafia River Rendezvous" just south of Bartow, Florida. We...
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Christmas in the Wild, Lowry Park Zoo 2017

December 17, 2017 - It's the holiday season and many different Christmas events are occurring in the Tampa Bay area. Last night we joined a...
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Festival of Trees, 2017

November 26, 2017 - As we complete the celebration of Thanksgiving and head on to Christmas (I noticed some stores skipped Thanksgiving!), w...
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Nature's Classroom

September 24, 2017 - It's been many years since I was a 6th grader, but I still remember our week at Nature's Classroom. It is a really cool...
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Salt Marsh, Steinhatchee, Florida

September 10, 2017 - We went up to Steinhatchee, Florida to go scalloping for a few days. While we were there, I got a chance to take the 'ro...
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Oak Trees in Florida - rural Dade City

August 13, 2017 - It was a rainy, overcast, stormy day as I recently drove out to the country areas of Dade City, Florida about an hour no...
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Dog Photography with the universal 'toy' a wooden stick

August 04, 2017 - This week's word for our Pet Photography blog is "Wood". I asked several different people what comes to mind when you th...
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Dead River Park, Hillsborough County, Florida

July 09, 2017 - The last two weeks we have been on the road showing beautiful scenes where roads are oak lined. We have something close,...
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Florida Aquarium - what to do when it rainy!

June 11, 2017 - The Florida Aquarium is indoors - and a lot of people had the same idea to go to the aquarium after having tons of rain...
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What do these buildings have in common? (Downtown St. Petersburg, Florida)

May 08, 2017 - Over the last few weeks we have traveled over to St. Petersburg and stopped over in the downtown area. We walked down Ce...
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Eureka Springs Park, Hillsborough County

April 30, 2017 - I love this place! It's quiet most days, has a beautiful boardwalk among the trees (almost all shaded, but that also mea...
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Frogs, Geckos, and Snakes

April 09, 2017 - I have always wanted to photograph one of these little red eyed frogs - perhaps that's a silly thing, but every since I...
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Disc golf at 22nd Street Park nestled among the live oak trees along the river

February 05, 2017 - This week we ventured off to play a round of disc golf. My first time, I can't say that I am very good, but I got to thr...
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Little Manatee River State Park - Florida Trail

January 29, 2017 - This past week I decided to check out the Little Manatee River State Park. I've driven by it so many times over the last...
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Upper Tampa Bay Park

January 15, 2017 - We stopped in this park for a brief visit last week and returned this week to actually spend some time enjoying the trai...
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Owls - Great Horned Owl at Philippe Park, Safety Harbor

December 11, 2016 - This past weekend after completing a family shoot with a young couple and their dogs we were packing up to leave when a...
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Capital Theatre, Clearwater, Florida

November 27, 2016 - This past week one of our photography meetup groups visited the Capital Theatre in downtown Clearwater, Florida. The Cap...
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Florida Aquarium - An afternoon with wildlife

November 20, 2016 - Have you been to the Florida Aquarium? It's a wonderful place to spend a few hours and it's air conditioned! Yes, it's a...
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Gone to the dogs....

September 11, 2016 - Just over a week ago, we were being pounded with rain and lots of it too. Then we got the joy of no electricity for a da...
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Pet Photography - Rescue Dog

September 04, 2016 - This past weekend, Jim and I traveled over to Winter Garden, Florida to photograph a young male pit bull dog (Earl) curr...
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Steinhatchee - Scallop Season 2016 opened last weekend

July 03, 2016 - Wow, we spent last weekend in Steinhatchee, Florida and the scallops are very good this year. It seems that FWC (Florida...
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Historic Spanish Point, Osprey, Florida

June 23, 2016 - Recently, Jim, Jimbo and I visited a unique place in the city of Osprey called "Historic Spanish Point". This particular...
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Boating on the St John's River, Astor, Florida

May 22, 2016 - Last weekend we visited Astor, Florida along the St. John's River. A beautiful place for boating, but it's a small quiet...
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Rustic Steel Creations - "Ironworks"

May 15, 2016 - This past week we visited a local business called Rustic Steel Creations that builds art work from scrap metal. It's ama...
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Monticello Opera House

May 11, 2016 - Recently Jim and I visited the Monticello Opera house while travelling in the pan handle areas of Florida. The exact add...
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Blast from the past....old Gulf gas station

May 01, 2016 - Recently we took a road trip up to the areas near our state capital, Tallahassee. Our goal was to see small towns, drive...
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Portraits of Denisa

April 17, 2016 - Last week I had the opportunity to take pictures of my niece and her friend, Denisa. Here's some portraits of Denisa fro...
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Sacred Heart Catholic Church, downtown Tampa, Florida

April 03, 2016 - The St. Petersburg Photography meet up group met at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church located in downtown Tampa, Florida.
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Gallopsville - Vintage Motorcycles - On1 Software

March 30, 2016 - Recently we did a photo shoot at Gallopsville, located here in Tampa near the USF campus. Gallopsville is a wonderful tr...
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Strawberry Festival - 2016

March 13, 2016 - The annual Strawberry Festival held in Plant City, Florida comes to an end in a few hours - today was the last day. This...
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Lowry Park Zoo - Zooper Pass for 2016

March 06, 2016 - Hi Everyone! This past week we went to Lowry Park Zoo located in Tampa, Florida and photographed some of the animals. Lo...
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Lynx - Tall Ship in St. Petersburg

February 28, 2016 - Sunday morning we visited the Lynx, a 1812 tall ship replica. The ship was anchored in St. Petersburg at the Harborage M...
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Native Indian Festival, Brooksville, Florida

February 14, 2016 - On February 6th and 7th in Brooksville, Florida the 3rd Native Indian Festival was held at Florida Classic Park. Differe...
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Raptor Fest - Owls, Hawks - Boyd Hill Nature Preserve

February 08, 2016 - Saturday, February 6th, the third annual Raptor Fest was held at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve in south St. Petersburg (Pine...
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Suwannee River in winter

January 24, 2016 - Five pictures....that was my goal. I often go to the Suwannee River with family and take pictures of us all having fun....
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Lighting makes a big difference!

January 17, 2016 - A few weeks back I posted a picture that was taken at Boy Scout Park and was selected to be a 'month' on the ELAPP calen...
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For the love of guitars - Armadillo Enterprises - Dean and Luna Guitars

January 10, 2016 - This week the St. Petersburg Photography Club meetup group took a tour of a local business that makes guitars. The wareh...
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Boy Scout Park - ELAPP

January 03, 2016 - Boy Scout Park resides in Temple Terrace, Florida and is adjacent to Riverhills Park. Many who come to enjoy Riverhills...
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Henry B. Plant Museum - Victorian Stroll - University of Tampa

December 20, 2015 - The Henry B. Plant Museum is located on the University of Tampa grounds in downtown Tampa. The museum is decorated for t...
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Crystal River - Three Sisters Springs

November 10, 2015 - Crystal River, Florida is known for it's beautiful springs, clear water and manatees. We visited with some friends last...
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Old Seven Mile Bridge, Bahia Honda State Park, Big Pine Key

September 16, 2015 - The old seven mile bridge down in the Florida Keys is an interesting site to see. Jim and I visited the Bahia Honda Stat...
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Heritage Village Log Home

July 19, 2015 - Heritage Village located in Largo, Florida. Pioneer homes were moved to this location to preserve the heritage of Florid...
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Happy Fourth Of July

July 01, 2015 - It's that time again when many of us go out to watch July 4th fireworks and hope to get some pictures of the fireworks....
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Crystal Springs Preserve, Crystal Springs, Florida

January 20, 2015 - Crystal Springs Preserve is located in Pasco County, Florida a short distance north of Hillsborough River State Park. Cr...
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Can you see me NOW?!!

January 08, 2015 - One of my favorite places to take a stroll is on the boardwalk at Riverhills Park on the Hillsborough river in Temple T...
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24 Shoot Challenge

December 11, 2014 - Are you familiar with the 'Meetup' Groups? Jim and I joined the local Tampa Bay Photography Group headed up by Raymond B...
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Black and White Infrared

October 21, 2014 - Curiosity finally caught up with me as I have always been wondering about this 'other world' of infrared and how all thi...
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Festival Of Flight 2014

September 22, 2014 - The Festival of Flight was held September 19th through 21st at North Tampa Aero Park in Wesley Chapel, Florida. The weat...
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