This is a recent portrait of Luke. We had a great time shooting together. Here is an example of using a little fill flash at sunset. This was taken with a Nikon SB26 flash set manually to 1/4 power through a Lastolite Ezybox softbox, triggered with PWs. Shot with a Canon 5D and EF 16-35mm f/2.8 II lens at 16mm, ISO 250, f/9.0, 1/200 sec.


Worldwide Photo Walk, Sanford Florida

The day was hot and humid in Florida for the annual Scott Kelby Worldwide Photo Walk on Saturday. The night ended with a sunset over Lake Monroe in Sanford, Florida. Thanks to Charlie Howse for leading our local group for a nice photography walk! Check out the official Worldwide Photo Walk 3 Flickr Group.

The Corner Cafe

Brightly Colored Sky


Sidewalk Menu

Open Window Abstract

Abstract Blue



Florida West Coast Wildlife

The sunrise was reflecting off the cloud tops on Florida’s west coast. Thanks to wildlife pro Jim Urbach for teaming up for a nice morning of birding and wildlife photography!

Great Blue Herons

Clouds at Sunrise

Black Skimmer chick feeding

Black Skimmer chick

Florida Sunrise

Black Skimmer with Chicks

Black Skimmer with Chick

Good Morning Beach

Morning Beach

Environmental Portraits

These are on-location, environmental portraits of the kids playing with a Tinkertoy Construction set. The context is somewhere between posed and candid. The location is the living room of a friend’s house and the TV is lighting the background. The TV was turned off for the second shot and a small softbox was placed on the floor in front.



Wekiva River Wildlife

Ran into a few active gators on the Wekiva River while doing some photography on the kayak! These were taken just after the gator encounter when one swerved and ducked under my boat. (: