A few years ago, I did a photo project for the D.C. Shoot off. Great fun. We had less than 24 hours to plan, design, shoot and edit a small portfolio for judging. I was able to get access to the Bikram Yoga in Pittsburgh, Pa. They only gave me 30 minutes. Continue reading Bikram Yoga
Up by the Old Stone House, just north of Butler, PA, the Civil war re-enactors practice their drills and “fixing bayonettes!” Continue reading Civil War Re-enactors
My favorite thing to shoot are events and pets. Continue reading Pets
A friend of mine asked me to take some photos of her. She is an avid collector of kimonos and the artistry of wearing them. Continue reading Kimono
As i transition my galleries and photos from my old business website to this blog, I have to say that I have shot nearly 100 weddings over the years. I started with a small Pentax K100 with a Vivitar 283 flash and 10 rolls of film, and slowly built enough capital to have a full studio, business model, clients etc. etc. What I loved most … Continue reading Farewell to Weddings
I started my photo business, Dragonfly Digital Media, in 2000. It was a small side business to earn some cash and have fun on the side while I served as a combat camera photojournalist in the Navy. The business grew and grew. We moved from Virginia Beach to Pittsburgh. We changed the name to Dragonfly Photography as we focused less on video production and more … Continue reading Big Changes
Looking for a job is a full-time business. Like business, you need to understand your product, your potential clients and have a strategy to get those clients to buy. So remember the story of “the man and his mule.” Continue reading Offer What The Client Needs!