MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA — My sister and I took a trip to Minneapolis in March of 2016 to celebrate her accomplishments in writing. Aside from spending much of our time at a convention, I did manage to get a few shots of the city.

Barnegat Lighthouse

BARNEGAT LIGHT, NEW JERSEY — In October 2015, when I was in town for my high school reunion, I took a side trip to climb the Barnegat Lighthouse. It was free and the weather was pleasant.

Seaside Heights

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, NEW JERSEY — In 2015 I traveled to New Jersey for my 20th high school reunion. As part of my trip I visited some of the local sights, including the boardwalk in Seaside Heights.

The Moon

TALLMADGE, OHIO — My oldest child has a really cool barrel telescope that can connect to a DSLR camera. I had to try it. Here’s a picture of the Moon from late June of 2013.

Independence Day 2015

EAST CANTON, OHIO — For the 2015 Independence Day holiday, we went to my cousin’s home in East Canton. For the last several years he’s put on a pretty fun display for his family and friends to enjoy.

The Velcats

KENT, OHIO — While at the Stone Tavern waiting to photograph Bosephus, I took some pictures of the bands that went before them. I believe this band is called The Velcats.

Johnny and the Apple Stompers

KENT, OHIO — I was asked up to the Stone Tavern to take some pictures of Bosephus. While I was waiting for their set I got to see a couple other bands including this interesting group called “Johnny and the Apple Stompers”.

Kimber, Part II

AKRON, OHIO — Kimber met up with me for a second photo shoot. This time we left the home studio setup and traveled to the Goodyear Metro Park in Akron.

Independence Day 2012

AKRON, OHIO — We spent the Independence Day holiday with a friend in Akron, Ohio. I took pictures from their apartment’s balcony. We could see fireworks going off way in the distance at other small towns across the horizon.

Ducks and Geese

STOW, OHIO — On a second trip to that local park we came across a larger collection of birds than the day before. We were able to see ducks and geese swimming. There were even goslings following an adult around.


STOW, OHIO — A friend and I took our kids to play at a local park. There’s a pond there that seems to attract plenty of geese.

A Bird and a Chipmunk

TALLMADGE, OHIO — This brown colored bird landed on the walkway out front of my apartment back in 2012. I’m not sure of what type of bird we’re looking at here. On the other hand, I’m fairly confident that this fella is a chipmunk. He had a burrow under the sidewalk that he’d run to…