New York Sunrise – The Story

The Story Behind the Picture This is the last in my little trilogy of pieces about my images which recently placed well in the Digital Photographer “Cityscapes” competition. This image is of New York, more specifically Manhattan viewed from a waterfront park in Brooklyn. Shots from here were very popular in the completion and it … Continue reading New York Sunrise – The Story

Dubai – The Story Behind The Image

This image came sixth in the Digital Photographer Magazine “Cityscapes” competition. The image is of the Sheikh Zayed Road interchange in Dubai with the majestic Burj Khalifa in the background. Before I go on a trip I look the pictures posted by local photographers on social media to get ideas. I saw a couple of … Continue reading Dubai – The Story Behind The Image

Planning a Classic American Road Trip

There appears to be a rule that you cannot simply write about an “American Road Trip”, it has to be, “The Grand…”, “The Classic…” or some other superlative “…American Road Trip”. This confirms the exalted position that many writers have for such trips. Add the familiarity with the beauty of the country and the diversity … Continue reading Planning a Classic American Road Trip