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Tampa Armature Works on the Hillsborough River

April 15, 2018 - Many years ago when we first started boating I noticed this old brick building along the east side of the river sitting...
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Happy Easter - 2018

April 01, 2018 - This Sunday is Easter - wishing all of you a happy Easter! Here's photographs from the Sacred Heart Church in downtown T...
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Pet Photography - Theme Wide Angle

March 02, 2018 - This week's theme is "wide angle" which allows the camera to capture a large amount of the overall scene. One factor to...
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Golden Lion Tamarin - Lowry Park Zoo

February 18, 2018 - I love these little "golden lions" - they are small, active, bright colored and a joy to watch at the zoo. They are a sm...
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Pet Photography - Theme Fill the Frame!

January 19, 2018 - Pet Photography can be fun and rewarding and I love 'filling the frame' with the pet. I'm often getting really close to...
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Perfecto Garcia - abandoned Cigar Factory, 1914

January 14, 2018 - The Tampa Times had an article not to long ago about the various cigar factories that once were very prominent in the Yb...
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Ybor City - it's cold tonight!

January 07, 2018 - Ybor City is a very popular place within the Tampa Bay area. Our photo club did an early evening shoot there on the cold...
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Ybor City State Museum, Ybor City/Tampa, Florida

December 31, 2017 - This week we traveled down to Ybor City to check out the museum. Ybor City has a very rich history that most know becaus...
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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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Pumpkin Patch in Hyde Park, Tampa, Florida

October 08, 2017 - Tis the season for the pumpkin patches - we have several around town but I think the closest is Hyde Park for us. They h...
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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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Lowry Park Zoo - Dino Exhibit (going extinct soon)

August 27, 2017 - Lowry Park Zoo has signs all over Tampa letting us know that the Dinosaurs are going extinct over Labor Day weekend (jus...
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Pet Photography using beautiful bokeh - the blur behind your subject

July 07, 2017 - Pet Project 52 - while this is a 52 week project, I joined late - so perhaps I will cycle back around to the beginning o...
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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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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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Florida State Fair, 2017

February 26, 2017 - This past week the Florida State Fair came to a close for the year 2017. We went just before the end of the fair run thi...
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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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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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Kayaking Hillsborough River

October 23, 2016 - The last two weeks we have taken kayaks out on the Hillsborough River starting at the boat ramp located at Riverhills pa...
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Jackson House in downtown Tampa

October 16, 2016 - On Saturday morning, Jim and I headed to downtown Tampa to visit some of the local 'haunts' as we approach the 2nd most...
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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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Croc Encounters, Tampa, Florida

July 10, 2016 - Croc Encounters is a sanctuary dedicated to rescuing reptiles. I did not know it, but this place is literally 10 minutes...
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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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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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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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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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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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How much can a photo be changed?

December 13, 2015 - With the age of digital photography, I'm betting there are a lot of photographers that create things that actually never...
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Tis the Halloween season for horror, scary things!

October 25, 2015 - As we come into the final week before Halloween is upon us, we have many different scary, horror and spooky ventures ava...
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Tampa Theatre

September 23, 2015 - A visit to the Tampa Theatre located in downtown Tampa is always a treat. Whether you are visiting to see a show they ma...
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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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