Taking a Bite out of the Big Apple

Taking a Bite out of the Big Apple

Years ago I wrote a blog about wanting to go to New York, you can read it here. I said I wanted to go within the year. Well, 2 years, 8 months and 16 days later, I landed in New York City. My recurring dream of travelling to New York was finally achieved. I remember one trip I went on […]

Push and Glide

Push and Glide

Summer 1978, my best friend and I are skateboarding to a hill we love to ride down luge style. The air is thick and you can smell the heat coming off the asphalt and see it radiating above the blacktop down the street, creating a miniature inner city mirage. Just moving through the air is […]

Time Bomba

Time Bomba

I wrote a blog a couple of days ago about time, but what about timing? In comedy it is one of the three keys to success according to Bob Hope. He believed it was recognition, material and timing. He said timing could not be taught, it was something you had or you didn’t. You can […]

Planets I Have Been To…

Planets I Have Been To…

Don’t worry I’m not going crazy and I haven’t figured out how to traverse great distances…yet. But I have figured out how to make my photos from trips more interesting. I just got bored of the whole snapshot thing that I thought I would try something new. At first I would take panoramas. This was […]

NYC and me

NYC and me

  Since I was a kid I have always wanted to go to New York. Something about it always appealed to me, the size, the mix of cultures, the fact that it never sleeps. It is the capital of the world and most recently it had the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. I remember the […]

Why I Love Downtown

Why I Love Downtown

You gotta love downtown. I’ve been in the burbs now for close to 10 years and do not miss living downtown at all. The smell of urine, bums on your doorstep, vandalism, sketchy situations…these are all things the suburbs lack, thank goodness. Don’t get me wrong, the burbs isn’t perfect and has it’s own list. […]