May I Have Your Attention Please!

May I Have Your Attention Please!

Driving around Appleton, I have noticed commercial signage that utilizes elements from roadside marketing long used on highways to attract business.   I might refer to this as roadside point of purchase marketing.  These signs and structures appeal to the whimsical...
Roasting fine coffees

Roasting fine coffees

Considering photography done for pleasure:  I get a chance each month to choose a subject and a corresponding action, with the knowledge that the image will be printed in a publication for others to see.  I regard this opportunity a privilege.  Not only does it...
Favorites of 2017

Favorites of 2017

It is that time when I look back on the past year’s projects and choose my ten favorite images. 2017 offered many opportunities to exercise skills, new lighting set-ups and improved final images in post production with new techniques and time saving discoveries....
Development

Development

When I think of why I originally was drawn to photography many years ago, I remember using an instamatic camera to preserve, or to stop time, on family vacations.  I was using Kodak cartridge 126 color film and occasionally flash cubes snapped in on the top of the...
A New Website for Business

A New Website for Business

A professional photographer’s website is their most important marketing tool.  I am on my third website since going into business for myself in 2010.  Back then, responsive sites were non existent, or at least not offered by designers.  With the proliferation of smart...