• Bouquet Of Spring Flowers-Digital Painting

      A departure from my usual chiaroscuro  still life digital paintings, I want to offer a little taste of Spring in my collection. This a photograph that I shot  on February 16, 2017 and gave the image a n Impressionistic all-prima treatment in Photoshop. I use custom brushes designed by David Cole and manipulated by …

  • The Fairmount Water works

      A little history of Philadelphia, PA. The Water Works was constructed between 1812 and 1815, on the east bank of the Schuylkill River pumped water up the hill into a large reservoir atop Faire Mount (now site of the Philadelphia Museum of Art). a 1,600-foot-long (490 m) dam was built across the Schuylkill to …

  • First Snow Of 2017: Launches A New Project/Series:

      In the back of my mind, I want to create a snowy series of wooded landscape digital paintings from my photographs. This season we have not had any snow until the first week of January.  We were dusted with snow, on the night of January 7th . On the morning of the 8th I …

  • 2016 View Bug Overall Rankings Are In

      One of my photo sharing networks I frequently participate in is VieBug.com . I signed up back in March of 2016 . I uploaded 43 of my best images taken during the year. I was very surprised that I ranked up in the top 10% of photographers world-wide. Viewbug is a photo sharing network …