Posts Tagged ‘blog’

Best of 2013

Best of 2013

2013 was all shooting weddings and raising an infant. Here’s a few frames I grabbed along the way.

Best of 2012

Best of 2012

An eclectic mix for my best photos of 2012.

The Furnace Creek 508

The Furnace Creek 508

During a 500-mile bike race through Death Valley, I manage to shoot a few photos while working as a support crew member.


Bike Party Photo Studio

Bike Party Photo Studio

I set up a makeshift photo studio at San Jose Bike Party to photograph some of the many characters who participate.

Bay to Breakers 2012

Bay to Breakers 2012

A massive crowd of costumed drunk people winds through San Francisco. I’m among them.

Godspeed You! Black Emperor in Big Sur

Godspeed You! Black Emperor in Big Sur

Under the stars in a clearing in the Big Sur forest, a rare and moving performance by Godspeed You! Black Emperor.


The Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt!

The Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt!

Seventeen minutes of joyful sing-a-longs during one of the most exuberant live shows I’ve even seen.

Best of 2011

Best of 2011

My favorite images from 2011: Big Sur, a couple babies, some weddings and the redwoods.

Point Reyes

Point Reyes

A few photos from my first trip to the iconic lighthouse at Point Reyes, California.


Chesapeake Bay storm

Chesapeake Bay storm

An approaching hurricane turns the sky a deep orange.

Town Crier

Town Crier

Portraits of San Jose rock band Town Crier.

The loose bull

The loose bull

A bull gets loose in Salinas, I shoot it before it gets shot. A story from 2004.


Contest winner revealed

Contest winner revealed

I made a short video to reveal the winner of my social media contest.

Chalk Art Festival

Chalk Art Festival

An overhead view of chalk artists working on sidewalks using my camera-on-a-stick.

Sept. 11 tenth anniversary

Sept. 11 tenth anniversary

Images from a candlelight vigil on the night of Sept. 11, 2011, in San Jose.


Zombie-O-Rama

Zombie-O-Rama

Zombies stumble through downtown San Jose; I manage to keep my brains.

Last days by iPhone

Last days by iPhone

My final two days at the newspaper, documented on my phone’s camera.

Ten years, ten best photos

Ten years, ten best photos

My favorites from each year of my career at The Salinas Californian.


Goodbye, newspaper career

Goodbye, newspaper career

I’ve left my staff job to be an independent photographer.

My camera goes flying

My camera goes flying

I photograph a pilot in flight, but I don’t leave the ground

100th birthday party

100th birthday party

A joyous 100th birthday celebration


Contest winner

Contest winner

An image from 2010 lands a first place in an annual photo contest.

East Los Angeles

East Los Angeles

A tour of East Los Angeles, shot from the windows of a friend’s truck.

Bill’s 60th birthday

Bill’s 60th birthday

A 50’s-style party in a garage full of memorabilia.