San Miguel de Asheville?

After 3 visits, a number of experiences, and especially, talking to some locals, I can see the truth in Stephanie’s...

Embrace the face

Usually, one of the first things that I do when I get a new camera is to turn off bells...

That’s heavy

The other day, I took the D700 out for a stroll with just the camera and a 50 mm lens...

Are you Cuban or Puerto Rican?

(Translated from Spanish) Man: So, are you Cuban or Puerto Rican? Me: Neither. I’m from The United States (note, not...

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I was thinking, yesterday, about how much “going” I’ve been doing lately. I’ve been studying Spanish pretty diligently, spending time on Skype, going to meet-ups now and again, hitting the books, doing this and that, and came to realize that…

Bag sized

There are plenty of jokes around about women who go shopping for shoes, but then when they get the shoes, need a new bag, clothes, and accessories to go along with them. I wonder if photographers are not similar. It…

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Yesterday, I went to the Mint Museum here in Charlotte. I’d never been before. The work of Sonja Handelman Meyer was on display. Who is she, you might rightly ask. Well, she’s 93 years old, lives in a retirement home…

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Spring cleaning! I decided to buy a new theme. It’s highly, and I mean highly, customizable. Hang in there with me as I tweak and make changes to suit my tastes. What I found most appealing about this particular theme…

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“Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you.” ? Shannon L. Alder I’ve been thinking about this for some time, finally it gelled. I have…