4th of July in Rye Fireworks in the Blood Growing up in NH and then moving out west, it took me a long time to realize how regional the Fourth of July is. I remember the bicentennial and how the 4th lasted 3 days, with parades, frog jumping, pie eating, obstacle courses, bicycle races, and […]
Shi Shi, Sol Duc, Marrowstone Island, Cape Flattery, and Beaver Falls A great weekend which could’ve been slightly better had not both my 18-200mm DSLR and my Mamiya 100-200 lenses bit the dust. Woke up to snow, but persevered anyway to a magical day. As always if you enjoy, please like, share, or comment.
“I Prefer to Die before I’m Buried” – Daniel Webster when he was offered the Vice Presidency This blog is really a family effort: my Dad is doing the talking, my nephew took the video, and my sister took the pictures. New England is rich with history and historical places seem to be around every […]
I Had a Plan Our last trip, I wanted to go to Jack’s Pass and fish the North Fork of the Sky. Instead we parked where the road washed out, and waded up to the other side, the side we would hit if we had driven another 45 minutes. I did it a few days […]
Brook Trout Sea Anchors and Other Misadventures How a 10″ Brookie saved me from a soaking Recently I made my annual trip home for the 4th of July and also for my sister’s wedding. Both my sister and my parents live in Franklin, NH, once called “Crotch Town” because two rivers, the Pemigewasset and Winnipesaukee, […]
On my hot rod, I think I would have clouds in place of flames. As I’ve shot 100s of car images (so many that I actually added them as a category today), I find that I’m drawn more to abstraction and bits of color than I am necessarily to documenting a particular car, for which […]
B&W Portfolio A few years ago my friend Stephanie came to town and we went up the Sky hitting Eagle Falls, Boulder Drop, and Bridal Falls getting pictures for my “Mountains to the Sea” portfolio. Some of these are almost good enough to print.