Pic of the Week – Niagara Falls

I know this is not the most amazing photo of Niagara falls, although I am quite pleased with the birds in it. I think I hit the decisive moment with them. It’s not the classic view from a helicopter and the sun isn’t shining through. But it is the one and only time I am ever there, and this is my photo, so it means a lot to me. I took more photos from the clifftop and some of those are more of a classic view of the falls. But this shot was taken from the boat ride and I was using an iPhone 7 plus which is thankfully splash-proof. We got soaked. We were wearing rain ponchos but the wind was billowing around us. Most people held on tight…

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Plan to See the Great American Eclipse – With Photography Tips

Plan to See the Great American Eclipse – With Photography Tips

I tell everyone that I’ve been planning this trip to see the total solar eclipse for the last 7 years. Honestly, it’s not … View Post
Pic of the Week – New York City

Pic of the Week – New York City

The best way to soak in New York City  is on foot. This “point of view” shot of my family taking a walk through … View Post
How bad restaurant meals have changed me as a customer

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Pic of the Week

Pic of the Week

The light through the dappled sky over Schipol, and the glow on the water, and the other plane coming in to land are all … View Post