“Hey, want to follow along in a car behind the AMGEN Tour of California peloton tomorrow?” My friend, Brandon texts me. “What time?!” Of course, I’m going to say yes. The next day I find myself in a VIP Experience car sailing along the riders themselves. Those being the racers in the AMGEN Tour of California, … Continue reading VIP Peloton Ride with AMGEN Tour of California? Sure!
The last time I saw a sunset this red was my birthday a few years back, although this was only about half as intense. All the same, always a joy to watch the sky glow and explode in shades of purple, orange, yellow and red. Oh, and sorry to the people whose photo we ruined … Continue reading Blood red Delta sunset
A hot evening in April two years meant a new experience, seeing my city from a different perspective, and trusting Mia just a bit more, especially since she would be manning the aircraft we were flying in, if only for a few minutes. Deep breaths… Cruising around in the small airplane her father rented for … Continue reading Delta flight exposes unique sunset colors
Taking on some new assignments for a local magazine (more on that later) means I’ve got to upgrade to some light modifiers. I hate not having extra light on hand for paid gigs, and that leads to buying new gear, of course. I buckle down and grab myself some proper light stands, umbrellas, etc. Off … Continue reading Open sky, open shutter – Lighting equipment test