Archive for May, 2015

The Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge, spanning the Cooper River, connecting Charleston and Mt. Pleasant, SC. In 1995 inspections revealed that the bridge in use at the time scored very low for safety. Retired US Congressman, Arthur Ravenel Jr. re-entered politics as a SC senator with the goal of raising funds and […]

Circa 1885


According to Wikipedia this house is the oldest known house associated with the black community on Edisto Island, SC after the Civil War. It was the home of Henry Hutchinson, who built and operated the first cotton gin owned by a black person on the island from about 1900 to 1920. Henry built this house in 1885 at the time […]

Piers are fun photography subjects and this one at Folly Beach, South Carolina was no exception. The clouds that spit out a few raindrops just to tease early in the morning turned out to provide us with the gift of a dramatic sky instead. It was one of those mornings that the clouds and color just kept coming. […]