Anatomy of a New Smoke Machine

Life does have its weird way of coming back around. Back in the early nineties, the band I was playing in had no interest in playing at the Wonder Bar in Asbury Park, NJ. For whatever the reason back then, it had no appeal to us. And now I am there on a regular basis.Continue reading “Anatomy of a New Smoke Machine”

Asbury Music Awards: Photos

This one is all about the photographs. The Asbury Music Awards were held at the Legendary The Stone Pony recently. Had an excellent time. ┬áHad an even better time capturing some amazing local bands on the Stone Pony Stage. Been wanting to shoot there for a while and finally got the chance. Almost like IContinue reading “Asbury Music Awards: Photos”

Deal Casino, A Coffee House and 3200 iso

I was at a loss on how to begin this story. I wanted to talk about a couple of things specifically photography related like how my 7D was cranked to 3200 iso and I was literally terrified by that number, as necessary as it was. My camera is not a big fan of such highContinue reading “Deal Casino, A Coffee House and 3200 iso”

The Back to My Roots Tour

The Back to My Roots Tour, as I am labeling it, has led me out of retirement and back into the local music scene. Well, sort of. For this go round, rather than me being on the stage and performing, I am in the crowd, camera in hand, documenting the nights groups for the webContinue reading “The Back to My Roots Tour”

Cheering some 12,800 iso…

Killing time after my sparkplug performed, decided to see exactly what an iso of 12800 would look like. f4, 1/640, 24-105 at 50mm. And included in the fun, going in reverse order, a shot at 6400, f4, 1/400, 95mm As long as I do not have to print anything and all things considered not toContinue reading “Cheering some 12,800 iso…”