Feb
13

Kickapoo Ranch Pet Resort

Kickapoo Ranch is a brand spanking new, full service pet PALACE out in the Waller/Cypress TX area. I got to shoot the new facility just as it was opening and getting the finishing touches. Check back in the spring for updated pics of the exterior, but for now here's a preview of the property and a good view of the interior space.
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Aug
26

Saltwater Reef Aquarium

I take pictures of my saltwater reef tank all the time, but this weekend I had the opportunity to shoot someone else's tank. This is quite a large and impressive setup, built into the wall and run with all kinds of top end and custom technology.
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May
27

NEW TOY!

If there is one thing that makes any photographer jump for joy, it's getting a new toy. Today's object of affection is a new (to me) lens for my Leica M9. It's a pre-owned mint Elmarit 90mm f/2.8, which is no longer in production but is still a quite popular lens which is getting harder to find, even on the used market. When I received it the focus was a bit out of whack so I shipped it off to Essex Camera Service is New Jersey. They did a fantastic job and had it back to me in just a few days! Of course I grabbed my trusty model for the first few test shots, but expect to see a lot more examples from this Leica M9/Lens combo in the near future. So far I'm just loving the way it renders. Beautiful colors right out of the box, sharp as heck (thanks to Essex) and creamy creamy bokeh (out of focus area).
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I'm thirsty! The birds can bath elsewhere.
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May
20

Wally Again

Got the little guy to chill out again for a quick portrait update. 5.5 months old now. Still growing and his fur is still getting lighter in color.
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Apr
19

Wally Laying

Wally laying in the grass here. Laying in the grass. Doing the grass things. Oh and there's a ball there too.