Monthly Archives: May 2012

NAS Oceana

The recent ISAP symposium took me to Norfolk VA.  It is a short drive to Virginia Beach and NAS Oceana – the home of the east coast fighter squadrons for the US Navy.  The field trip for the symposium was … Continue reading

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Lightroom 4 and ACR

One of the guest speakers at ISAP this year was Scott Kelby.  Nikon have sponsored Scott to speak at ISAP in the past and it was good that they brought him again this year.  He had a longer slot than … Continue reading

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Back from ISAP

Another year’s ISAP symposium has drawn to a close and we have all headed home (or straight off to other assignments for some!).  This was a good year overall and I had a lot of fun.  Having been to a … Continue reading

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128th ARW Open House

A short drive north of Chicago is Milwaukee.  The main airport at Milwaukee is General Mitchell International and, aside from the commercial services that operate there, the Wisconsin Air National Guard also has a unit based on the field.  It … Continue reading

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Some Minor League Fun

A recent work trip took me to Indianapolis for a few days.  A client was down there at a facility and I was meeting with them on a number of topics over a few days.  Since we were all staying … Continue reading

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Caption Contest

I was running through some shots from a baseball game.  I thought this one would prompt some good suggestions…

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Glorious Cheating!

The moon was supposed to be at its biggest recently. I was all ready to head down to the lakefront and get some shots as it rose and the atmosphere magnified it to the greatest extent possible. However, as the … Continue reading

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More Woodstock

I have already told you about Woodstock and its Opera House.  I don’t have much more to add so today you just get a few more pictures of this lovely town square and what it has to offer.

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Theater With the Personal Touch

Our trip to Woodstock included poking our heads into the Opera House on the square.  An old building that has history dating back to the early days of the town, we were nosing around the front door when a passing … Continue reading

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ISAP Here I Come

It is that time of year again when ISAP members get together to share knowledge, learn knew things, see what each other have been up to and generally have a lot of fun.  Throw in some chances to shoot some … Continue reading

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