Archive for December, 2012

The term cliché is used to describe a phrase, expression, or idea that has been overused to the point of losing its intended force or novelty, especially when at some time it was considered distinctively forceful or unique. It is a somewhat common opinion that sunrise and sunset images are subject to this definition. And, […]


Finding and photographing the wild ponies at Chincoteague and Assateague Islands was part of my recent adventure with camera club friends. On our first night two came galloping by along the bayside shore where we were photographing the sunset. The ponies could be spotted right along the road but finding them is all in the […]


While on a recent, South Jersey Camera Club trip to Chincoteague, Virginia one of the highlights for me was photographing before sunrise. The first image below can really be considered a night shot. We certainly had to wake up in the wee hours in order to get to our first location, which was near this […]


I’ve finally processed favorite landscape images from my Cape Cod visit. The vegetation on the Cape was similar to New Jersey’s coastal regions but what impressed me most was the large and abundant dunes. They were pretty this time of year and when the sun peeked out from behind the clouds, the grasses lit up […]