Another hidden gem while traveling in Los Angeles is the Martin Luther King statue which is located at the Kenneth Hahn recreation area with entry from La Cienega Blvd between Obama Blvd. and Stocker Avenue. It is adjacent Baldwin Hills.
I am pleased to report I passed the FAA Part 107 small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS/Drone) test. Doing so allows me to legally provide drone services to clients as part of my photography business. Contrary to what you may see on YouTube or from other media, getting certified and passing the test is no joke. […]
For a photographer, whether newbie or vet having a selection of lens is a must. About three years ago I picked up a telephoto lens with the goal to grab close-up shots taken from a distance. The lens is pretty straightforward and can be used with just about any DSLR camera. The initial shots were […]
Legacy Park is part of the “Historic Westside” community in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is an African-American onclave created during the heights of Jim Crow segregation. On December 4, 2021 the park opened and highlights those who contributed in making the area special. The park also features a sitting statue of the 44th President of […]
[Anacostia, DC] If you’re in the District of Columbia stroll over to the Anacostia community in the backdrop of what was once the Barry Farms projects, the iconic Goodman outdoor basketball arena still stands. I was lucky to catch some semi-final games and while the play is decent, it is the cultural phenomenon that Goodman […]
August 28th is a special day for civil rights activist as it marks the anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington best remembered by Rev., Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s. iconic “I Have a Dream Speech.” Ever since Republicans felt stunned by the outcome of the 2020 election they have produced a myriad of voter […]
As a free-lance photographer you get called to do a variety of projects/sites. One project which has become a stable is capturing photos from digital billboards. They are placed in restaurants, bars, clubs and all types of venues. While most of the request are for billboards, on occasions I shot ads which are part of […]
You know the event will be memorable when Bro. Zack Green is in attendance. Ganesha Park was host to him and other grios as well over 500 folk joined in to celebrate this annual event that has become an old-school favorite. Here are a few images.
Popotla is a fishing port just south of Rosarito. During this trek, once we crossed the border and entered Mexico we headed to Rosarito for a quick snack. In between Rosarito and Popotla are some great Mexican ceramic shops so we grabbed a few items and headed south. Arriving in Popotla around 11:30AM to our […]
Aruba is the most southern country which is part of the Caribbean. It is located approximately 15 miles north of South America (Venezuela). The population is about 110,000. About twenty years ago Benjamin Petrocchi brought back some tabac seeds from Cuba and started Aruhiba. It is Aruba’s only tabac (cigar) plantation that I know of. […]