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Melinda, Katie, and Mason take 2

2 years ago I had the privilege of taking portraits of Melinda and her 2 kids Katie and Mason. We had originally scheduled to take the pictures in the park but when the time came, so did the rain. We collected ourselves and did the shoot in my home studio. Those shots came out great […]

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North Georgia Vineyards 180 deg. Panorama

Here is a 180 degree view of a Vineyard in North Georgia. The countryside up there is really beautiful and until recently I didn’t even know they had a “Wine Country”. We hit 2 of the wineries on a recent trip and I captured these images. *Click the panorama for a larger view 462 total views, […]

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My little buddy

Some recent pics from a day I decided to grab Riley and go down to the park. Just me and him and the camera. It seemed to work pretty well. All along he’s grown to kind of hate the camera becuase I always am trying to take pictures of him. But this day he cooperated […]

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Road Trip: Florida’s Big Bend

For those of you that know me, you know my passion outside of photography is Fishing & Boating. On a whim this past weekend, we hit the road to go scope out a couple areas for future fishing trips/weekends. It was really kind of a spur-of-the-moment thing. Glad I grabbed the camera, because I had […]

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Jessica and Joe

What a beautiful day for a wedding on the beach! Jessica and Joe exchanged their vows today, there was a chill in the air but the day couldn’t have been better. It was great to meet them both. Their love for each other was more than obvious as well as the shared love with their […]

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Breakfast With Santa!!!

Riley’s daycare (Primrose) had a special Breakfast and Sitting with Santa today. He loved it. He ran up to Santa and told him that he loved him! So sweet! 512 total views, no views today

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Abe & Rawan’s Reception

Abe & Rawan were married in Dubai and moved back to Jacksonville where Abe is from and they had a beautiful Reception thrown by Abe’s family here. It was great seeing such a large family who all showed so much love to each other and the new Bride & Groom. There were approximately 300 in […]

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Studio Lighting Seminar featuring Zorah, taught by Ken Moran of Moran Photography

As mentioned in the previous post. I attended a Studio Lighting seminar this past week and learned some very useful information that I’m looking forward to putting to use. Ken Moran taught the session and did a great job. It was also great to see fellow photographer Stacy Nieuwenhuis as well. We went over some […]

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Some “for fun” shooting…

I was on my way to a seminar on Studio Lighting, one of the benefits of my membership in PPSNF (www.ppsnf.org), and stopped by an interesting area that I’ve driven by a thousand times. I was a bit early so I decided it was time to get back to my “roots” of photography and enjoy […]

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Test Post

Hi all, Performing some server maintenence as required by my hosting provider. Testing the new Database Settings!! Have a great Sunday! 🙂 437 total views, no views today

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Stefan and Jaedan

The Nguyen Children, Stefan and Jaden These two great kids are my newest clients. Their Mom Karen brought them in for those special portraits while the baby is still small. Stefan, the older one, was great with the baby and I think we got some great portraits. 451 total views, 1 views today

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The Werle’s have been shot!! :-)

Had the pleasure of doing a family portrait session for our friends The Werle’s I last worked with them when little Cade was just a month or so old. We had some great shots then. Today’s session was just great. I’m posting 3 preview images for them to salivate over while I work on the […]

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Paula’s portrait shoot

Had my neighbor Paula over for a portrait shoot. She wanted to surprise her husband. I think some of the shots turned out great! Here’s the first preview. (Click the image for an enlargement!) 484 total views, 1 views today

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North Carolina Mountains in HDR

Well, it’s been a while since posting. Just been busy with all kinds of things. Went on vacation in North Carolina and despite getting deathly ill on the second day. I managed to practice more of my HDR photography (High Dynamic Range). Heres some of the pictures I took for your enjoyment or critique. Note: […]

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Melinda, Katie, and Mason

Recently I had the priveledge to shoot a session for a girl I work with, Melinda and her 2 beautiful kids. We were supposed to have our session down at the park, but a torrential downpour of rain caused us to move to my in-house studio. Melinda really wanted some ‘casual’ shots of herself and […]

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Whoooo-Whoooo

So this evening I was down at the park just as the sun was setting. I had gone down there to scope out scenery for a shoot I have this weekend with Melinda and her 2 kids. I was just about done and I started hearing the tell-tale sound of an Owl. I’ve lived in […]

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Something Old and Something New

Decided I needed to post some pics. So here is one of Riley in the studio from a little while back. I really have liked this picture for a while. The other three are from this weekend visit to Cedar Key and Manatee Springs State Park. One of these shot is in HDR (the one […]

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Sharp Family

Greg’s Son was in town for a quick summer visit, so we took the opportunity to get together for some pics! 422 total views, no views today

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Photographer’s Rights

Hey Everybody, I don’t know if you have been catching this topic on the internet news sites lately but it’s something to be aware of.  Photographers are being challenged taking pictures in public places as a possible act of terrorism and some are being harrassed. A couple links I’ve found recently…  Fight for your Right to […]

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Christmas Tree Farm (Backlog post, orig date 12/1/07)

A new short post today. This one is about how I’ve tried 3 different blogging tools and I think I’ve finally found one that will more easily allow me to enter more than one image at a time. My webite came with blogging software, that I have to say; Sucked!. So then I downloaded and […]

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A note from Me

Hello everybody, I just had to write a note that I *love* my new blogging software!  It’s not only the software but a new custom template that I got to “plug-in” to the software.  Without getting too technical, it’s like the “wrapping on the gift” or the “Crust on the pie”.  It’s what you see! […]

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Chocolate Good!!! (‘Nuff Said)

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Rebekah’s Photo Session

I recently had the opportunity to take Senior Portraits for a very nice young lady.  Her name is Rebekah and she is the daughter of one of my wife’s coworkers.  She had a bad experience at Kady & Kady Studios, so I had a lot to live up to. Well, the session went great!  She […]

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New MacBook Pro

Well, this should be my first attempt at a REAL blog post.  I recently purchased a MacBook Pro.  I had been looking at Macs in general for quite some time.  I pretty much knew I wanted a laptop.  So I eventually decided that it would be a MacBook Pro.  I researched what seems like forever.I […]

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First Blog Post

Well, not sure what to write just yet.  This consists of my first blog post so I’ll get busy and have some content for you soon. You got here because you found my all-new site.  Which is cool!  I’m still putting the finishing touches on it and JUST today. I’ve got a new logo in the […]

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