Get Ready for a Total Lunar Eclipse TONIGHT – December 21, 2010!

Total Eclipse of December 21, 2010

In about 3 hours, the last lunar eclipse of the decade is going to occur, and it’s going to be a good one! According to the Griffith Observatory: It is also the highest in the sky that a totally eclipsed Moon has appeared from Los Angeles in 1,591 years and it will not be this […]

Photos From Virgin Airline’s DFW Launch Party with Richard Branson and Willie Nelson

Sir Richard Branson - Free Willie T-Shirt

Last week I headed on down to the Dallas Opera for the Virgin America party to commemorate the commencement of service from LAX to DFW airport. This marks Virgin’s arrival into the Dallas area, which is extremely signifigant because Dallas is the headquarters for two major airlines, American and Southwest, and DFW is also: Fourth […]

Discount Coupon for Trey Ratcliff’s HDR Video Tutorial

Trey Ratcliff's Horse HDR

Do you guys remember when I did the little video of uncrating that magnificent HDR Wall Art that my friend Trey Ratcliff created for me? Or maybe you saw when I posted his awesome video Japan: Heatbeats of Time? Or maybe you’ve just seen some of his awesome photography in general? He’s had over 44 […]

The Chinese Can Build 15-Story Hotel in Six days! Why Can’t We?

Beijing Airport

A construction crew in the south-central Chinese city of Changsha completed a 15-story hotel in just six days! Holy crap! When you take a look at the amazing pace, organization and precision of the work it makes you think that the US absolutely SUCKS at construction! And by the way, the Chinese aren’t putting up […]

I Spent The Day With The Blue Angels, and Here Are the Photos

US Navy Blue Angels C-130 Hercules, Fat Albert

Cali Lewis, Dave Curlee and I had the good fortune to spend a day with the US Navy Blue Angels at the Alliance Air Show last weekend (thanks to our friend Rachel Medley). Among the highlights was the invitation to actually ride along with the Blue Angels – but not in their standard F/A-18… instead […]

US Army Golden Knight’s SFC Will Fleming Literally Goes Skydiving!

SFC Will Fleming Literally Sky Dives

On Sunday I had the opportunity to ride along with my friends over at the US Army Golden Knights while they did an exhibition jump at the Alliance Air Show in Ft. Worth, Texas. I was sitting right in the doorway of the plane so I could get access to shoot the team with my […]

Thieving Pigeon Steals a Bag of Chips! ON VIDEO!!!

Pidgeon Steals a Bag of Chips

This is awesome! It’s probably as old as the Internet itself, but I have to share this little animated GIF that someone sent me. I’m guessing that some tourist was filming a pigeon somewhere, because that is what tourists do the first time they see one, but this time they got way more than they […]

BlogWorld Las Vegas Photowalk @ 7:30 pm Friday Oct 15, 2010

Las-Vegas-PhotoWalk

Hey folks, it’s that time again! BlogWorld is just a couple of weeks away, so I’m organizing another Photo Walk in Las Vegas for those of you who would like to join in. This year, we’re going to do something a little different than last year. Since BlogWorld is being held at the Mandalay Bay, […]

Photo: Amazing San Francisco Street Artist

San Fran Street Artist

My friend (and Woopra partner) Elie Khoury and I were wandering around the Embarcadero in San Francisco when we came across this nice Asian lady who was doing portrait sketches on the sidewalk. She had a client whose picture she was drawing and we were amazed as we sat and watched. Elie and I started […]