Tuesday, May 31, 2011

memorial weekend

I guess the 'less is more' concept is put on hold this week as i took a few pictures over the weekend and was not able to post them ... except for the iphone pix that i posted and the ones on sarah's blog
after ricardo's
after ricardo's
after ricardo's

this is the wall of the store with the bbq chicken

cal hts 8:30 am 5.31.11

cal hts 8:30 am 5.31.11

cal hts 8:30 am 5.31.11 - I had to try again.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Monday, May 23, 2011


i was worried that white stripe might show up. i need to learn how to avoid that. i slightly cropped this picture because i thought the mannequin legs were too dead-center. whenever i crop an image and post it here, i get that white stripe showing what was cropped ...
May 22, 2011 - the day after the world didn't end

Friday, May 13, 2011

how much art can you take?

april 2007. just starting with this camera (nikon d70). no idea how to use it. this is still one of my favorite shots i've ever taken. i think it needs some editing, some exposure help. i dragged in into photoshop elements but was not very successful with it. in fact i hit "reset" and didn't edit it at all.

shot taken at grumpy's, minneapolis. mn
tom hazelmyer and paddy costello.

paddy and haze

Monday, May 9, 2011

random cambria.

3 x cambria
1 x paso robles


paso robles.
kukkula winery.



pride of madera.

the weave.
 just a quick note. "lensbaby" is a line of camera lenses. these pictures were shot during the first day of learning how to use the lens. it has a purposeful and adjustable blur. it has little plates that you must insert into the lens for the f/stop. i need to keep using it, keep learning how to use it, its an interesting lens ...