Unreleased Photos, Behind The Scenes & Random Thoughts

Posts tagged “#city

The Streets In Color

A small collection of random sights in the downtown Columbus area specifically focusing on colors, shadows and reflections.

Puddle Reflection 1 blog

Light Through The Window 1 blog

Flag In The Wind 1 blog

Alley Stuff 1 blog

Construction Guys 2 blog

Fancy Clothes 1 blog

Poor Sad Dog 1b blog

Secret Squirrel 1 blog

Branch Shadows 1 blog


Downtown ATL

Last weekend I spent some time with my younger brother walking and taking photos in Atlanta. The weather was freezing cold and I loved it! It really reminded me of home with it’s strong crisp wind and moody overcast skylines. The only thing missing was the downpour of snow that’s usually taking place up North this time of year. Surprisingly I didn’t shoot as many images as I would have liked, but I’ve really scaled back on the amount of images I shoot lately. Anyway, here are a few of the shots I liked. I believe I saw some more that I might add to this post later? I really love posting but I’ve been trying to be good and go to bed at a reasonable time. In fact, I’m sleepy right now so…good night everyone!

(As always, please click each image for a larger view)

Downtown Atl 1 blog

Downtown Atl 2 blog

Atl Graff 2 blog

Atl Light Streaks 2 blog

Atl Light Streaks 1 blog


Block Party

Here are a few of my favorite random shots from the old school block party in the downtown area a few weeks ago. I walked around quite a bit despite the intense heat but, these photos are from a relatively stationary position allowing the people to walk into my frame. In essence I let them to create some of the photos for me.


The Dog Days Of Winter

2 weekends ago the weather was absolutely perfect so I decided to take a trip downtown. I hadn’t been downtown in months, but specifically since I returned home from Illinois. As the sun started to set I noticed a growing amount of dog walkers out, probably more than I’ve ever seen at this time of the year. Although I had my camera, my intention was to shoot nature this time around, not people or pets. The light from the setting sun created a slew of cool photographic opportunities so naturally I had to snap a few shots of the friendly people and their pets. I have to admit that I was conflicted because of the weather. Normally I would have shot far more frames but, I enjoyed the temperature so much that for once I didn’t want to shoot as much as I just wanted to relax. Below are a few of the photos from this wonderful day. If only the weather were always this mild…I’d probably stay out every single day from sunrise to sunset! Hopefully this spring will actually feel like spring and not summer so I can get out more and meet more cool people.

dog walker 1

dog walkers 7

dog walker 5

dog walker 4

dog walker 3

dog walker 2


Last Thursday

Another solo adventure for me last week as I walked around the downtown area in search of some interesting sites to photograph. Fall is finally here and I couldn’t be happier!!! When the temperature drops I become more motivated to get out and shoot. The light, the air, and atmosphere inspire me to pick up my camera and stay outside all day long. It might sound weird to anyone other than a photographer but, I really hate when I have to stop shooting and come back in. The good thing is getting to come home and see what you’ve done all day. Here are just a few of the images I captured.

Welcome To The Park

Through The Bars

Water & Rocks

fuzzy tree 2

Root

fuzzy tree 1

A Seat By The Water Dark

Fall Drought

Phenix City Bridge

Flag Blowing

Birdmen Stautes

Head Statue


Halloween

Halloween in downtown Columbus, 2014. Lots of kids, people, costumes, candy, fun, food, a 5k race, and good music!

Captain America

Ballon Maker

Officer Greene

The Devil

Wolfman Text

Panama Jack

Ted

race 8

race 7 copy

race 1 copy

race 2 copy

race 3 copy

race 4 copy

race 5 copy

race 6 copy

band 4 copy

band 8 copy

band 3 copy

band 6 copy

band 10 copy

band 7 copy

band 9 copy

costume 12 copy

costume 1

costume 2 copy

costume 5 copy

costume 7 copy

costume 8 copy

costume 3 copy

costume 4 copy

band 2 copy

band 12 copy

costume 6 copy

costume 9 copy

costume 10 copy

costume 11


Hotel Window

The view from my hotel room window a couple of days ago as the sun started to set in downtown Phenix City, Alabama. I love all the wonderful shapes and colors that appear and change constantly as nature paints her masterpieces across the sky. As usual for me, no post processing was involved in any of these shots, they’re straight from my camera.

Phenix City Hotel View 1

Phenix City View 4

Phenix City View 3

Phenix City View 7