What’s In My Camera Bag?

I’ve heard and read the saying many times, “photography is not about the gear you have, it’s about the person using the camera.”  This is true – to the extent of knowing ones camera.  Master it or be a fidgeting monkey.  What will I choose? I find the Pareto principle (the 80/20 rule) which is…

Bong Recreation Area

My mind says yes.  I pack my gear and walk to my car as my body hums with excitement.  Time to drive into a State Park and take photos.  No agenda.  No rules for photographing today.  No pressures.  No worries.  Simply drive, walk, observe and capture.  The only goal for the shoot was to play…

Blessing of the Bikes Ride – Uke’s Harley Davidson

Every year, Uke’s Harley Davidson hosts the Blessing of the Bikes ride.  Bikers from all over the Chicago / Milwaukee corridor attend this event.  The ride begins at Uke’s Harley Davidson in Kenosha, WI and ends at Calvary Congregational Church in Twin Lakes, WI.  I was invited to ride on the back of Keith Ulicki’s…