Post Tagged with: "Fall"

Agent Branding – Yet another reason to hire a professional photographer…

Agent Branding – Yet another reason to hire a professional photographer…

Scott Hargis, a major name in the world of real estate photography, wrote a post with the rather provocative title:  “The purpose of real estate photos is not to sell property“.  It was a tad misleading, because Scott doesn’t deny at all the ability of a professional photographic  presentation to  […]

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Taking Flight – A blue heron at the Rockefeller Preserve…

Taking Flight – A blue heron at the Rockefeller Preserve…

Sometimes you just get lucky.  The trip I made to  the Rockefeller Preserve about a week ago was my first in quite a long time.  Those of you who know me know that I have had a rough time with an ongoing ankle problem.  This has been rough because I […]

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Bufflehead making waves – The Rockefeller Preserve

Bufflehead making waves – The Rockefeller Preserve

I’ve been struggling with a bout of bronchitis over the past few days.  The enforced “rest” has been frustrating…although productive in its own strange way.  I took the time to learn some new techniques on photoshop… Admittedly, I was working somewhat “passively” since I was really pretty miserable.   But […]

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Happy Halloween!!! Photoshop fun with photos…

Happy Halloween!!! Photoshop fun with photos…

Sometimes its good to do something “just for fun”. I was watching a photoshop class on CreativeLive.com by Khara Plicanic  its a great class  even if somewhat basic, I learned many new tricks  because it well outside the box for my mostly real estate/local business/landscape comfort zone.  For those who are […]

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Victorian Charm & Fall Colors – Lyndhurst – Tarrytown NY

Victorian Charm & Fall Colors – Lyndhurst – Tarrytown NY

While touring the grounds of Lyndhurst the other day, I came across a Victorian cottage in a sea of golden light.  It was late afternoon  – or the so-called golden hour when the light has this wonderful golden glow.  The picture I saw in my head  was so characteristic of […]

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Lyndhurst of Tarrytown – The Golden Hour…

Lyndhurst of Tarrytown – The Golden Hour…

Its the hour before sundown when the light has a golden hue that every photographer loves. The golden hour is particularly compelling during the fall.  This afternoon, I was lucky enough to be driving through Lyndhurst during the golden hour and I stopped with my camera to take a brief […]

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The Pumpkin Patch – St Mary’s Episcopal Church in Briarcliff Manor…

The Pumpkin Patch – St Mary’s Episcopal Church in Briarcliff Manor…

It’s a beautiful Sunday and if some of you are interested in taking in a bit autumn, here is a suggestion from me to you.  You might want to visit St. Mary’s Episcopal church on Route 9 in Briarcliff Manor. Sometimes you just happen to come across something.  Last Sunday […]

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H Carlson’s Florist – Special Holiday Arrangements…

H Carlson’s Florist – Special Holiday Arrangements…

If you need special arrangements for the holiday season – H. Carlson’s Florist’s is a great place to visit for both inspiration and to order any special arrangements for your holiday decor.  Nancy Schellhas has been creating numerous arrangements like this every year and he customers have come to rely […]

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Commercial photography can be fun…

Commercial photography can be fun…

The other day I was photographing some holiday decorations at H Carlson Florists.  I promised I would put nothing “Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa” until AFTER Thanksgiving.  So the early holiday deocorations for H. Carlson’s won’t be revealed until Black Friday.  However, in the spirit of the Thanksgiving season,  H. Carlson’s […]

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Neighborhood Bling – Great neighborhood or downtown photography is a “must” for real estate agents…

Neighborhood Bling – Great neighborhood or downtown photography is a “must” for real estate agents…

Home buyers want pictures, pictures, pictures.  Not just of the house they are buying but of the entire area they are thinking of moving into.  Neighborhood photos are not only informative for the buyer, they can help brand the agent.   If you want to be associated with a city […]

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