Monthly Archives: August 2011

Ladies on the lawn

At this past Sunday’s festival where our band played, if I had one complaint it was the lack of shade. During the hot afternoon, most of the attendees were crowded under a few trees on the perimeter of the concert … Continue reading

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Hot drummer

Our band has played several festival gigs over the past couple of weeks. White canopied shade structures are the norm. The soft top-lighting in the shade of a canopy against a very bright, mid-day background makes for interesting photo play … Continue reading

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Bridge to nowhere

Pulled from the archives, this shot was taken back in early July out in Monte Rio, CA. The bridge crosses the Russian River, but in this image it’s just an abstraction on a road to nowhere. Lens: Canon EF-S 15-85mm. … Continue reading

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The naan maker

The naan maker was working an Indian food booth at the Cotati Accordion Festival. He seemed to be doing his job with pride and a sense of power. I say, “you go Mr Naan Maker!” Lens: Canon 15-85mm at 85mm. … Continue reading

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Inside and outside

The accordion festival has a tent with a huge dance floor separate from the main stages. In the afternoons a traditional Polka band plays. It’s VERY popular with dancers–not all of whom are in the senior set. But, the older … Continue reading

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Old school musician

Here’s another image from last weekend’s accordion festival. This guy is old school, but his look is très cool. No need for color–his vibe is all about black and white. I grabbed the shot while standing just outside a small … Continue reading

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Pink hair with solar backlighting

Here’s a shot taken at our booth at the Cotati Accordion Festival this past weekend–Renée and Sean doing business, each in their own way. I REALLY like the “overexposed” look of this shot! I can see more of this style … Continue reading

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Button box player

This past weekend our band played at the Cotati Accordion Festival. Our set was on Saturday, but Maggie and I were there all day, both days, selling merch and hanging with friends and fans. When I wasn’t at the booth … Continue reading

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Blogging in limbo

My blog got migrated to a new server on August 8th, but the DNS didn’t kick in until 2 days ago. Weird, I know. So, except for this post, it’s frozen on 8/8 until my ISP gets around to restoring … Continue reading

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Pushing the envelope

I’ve been an avid Photoshop user since the early 90s. During the first 7 years of my current career I did a LOT of image production work in Photoshop. So, yeah, I can make it go. I took this image … Continue reading

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