Beginning in the late 1800s, military installations were built along the both sides of the San Francisco Bay to prevent hostile ships from entering the San Francisco Bay.  Additional batteries were built into the hills during World War II to protect the area from aerial attacks and the kinds of high caliber shells that could […]

I’ve shared photos of her getting ready, photos of her modeling outside, and photos of the photographers shooting her.  Now here are three of the studio shots I took of my daughter at a recent Meet Up experience in Kansas City. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below? Studio Shot Photo #1. […]

In addition to Randi, the other professional model at the Meet Up studio shoot last Sunday was Presley.  As the greenest person with a camera in the building, I was so lucky to benefit from a talented model who is also finishing photography school and could coach me on my settings. Here are three of […]

I mentioned in yesterday’s post that my daughter had a chance to watch two seasoned models move in front of the camera at the Meet Up event we attended in downtown Kansas City on Sunday.  Here is a photo I took of one of the models, Randi.  I was by far the biggest amateur in […]

Because I now have as many blog visitors from outside the US as from the US, let me take a moment to explain Memorial Day.  Observed each year on the last Monday of May, Memorial Day is a federal holiday set aside to remember the men and women who passed away while serving in the […]