Life As I See It

Life As I See It

Some of my readers and friends may wonder what happened to the plain old blog titled “Rich McPeek Photography”, well the URL is still the same, www.richmcpeek.com, but I changed the title a few weeks back to represent how I feel about my photography both as a human being and an artist. . “Life As I See It” is from this point forward what my photography is going to be about. My landscapes, macros, HDR, portraits, etc. that...

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Enjoying Life

Enjoying Life

Capturing people dancing and happy is one thing I enjoy when out shooting street photos. This past weekend was loaded with folks dancing and having fun. Lots of the shots will be more like street portraits, but I had to take them. What a great time.     My family and myself are in dire need to try and keep our house from being foreclosed on due to my health issues. Read my story at the link to GoFund on the right side of the screen...

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Urkel

Urkel

Market Square in Pittsburgh was buzzing with action this past weekend. A three day event of music of all kinds all day and into the night. Bands, DJ’s and ice cream! That’s right! The entire event was put on by Dream Cream Ice Cream. I believe other local sponsors as well, but they were the big one. It gave me the opportunity for some really fun Street Photography in Market Square itself as well as all over...

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Twain

Twain

  You can’t depend on your eyes if your imagination is out of focus – Mark Twain     A big thanks to my wife for walking with me so I wouldn’t fall from my dizziness/vertigo. I really needed to get out. Thanks Babe. As the weather gets nicer I will be getting out and shooting more often. The docs have told me it’s good to get out and walk, so why not with my camera! Stay tuned for more! Update 4-12-14:...

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The Gateway

The Gateway

Some folks are not even aware that the City of Pittsburgh has a subway. Us locals call it the T or trolley because that’s what they used to be before they built the underground system in downtown Pittsburgh. Now the T has much more modern trains rather than the old trolley’s. The former Gateway Plaza station was the last station in the city. It closed in 2009 to allow for the “North Shore Connector”, a tunnel under the...

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