No Shortage

No Shortage

One thing that there are no shortage of in Pittsburgh are bridges. If you enjoy photography and like to shoot architecture, then the bridges make for great subjects. In Pittsburgh alone there are 446 bridges. We are definitely the “City of Bridges”. I can spend days downtown just picking different bridges to shoot and never really run out of subjects.   Today’s photo is of the Fort Duquesne bridge which connects downtown...

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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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The Rockpile

The Rockpile

A few nights ago my daughter and I went to shoot sunset from a rockpile I had found not far from our home. No, I shouldn’t have been climbing around this thing, but I was searching for the composition I wanted. Did I get dizzy and fall? You betcha! Did I get hurt? Yep. I felt the burning on my shin after I got up but just ignored it. I was busy looking for the composition I wanted! It wasn’t until my daughter said “Dad is that...

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Have a Seat

Have a Seat

Earlier this week I had the pleasure of meeting and going out shooting with Mike Criswell. He had contacted me and wanted to go shoot around Pittsburgh a while back and we finally got to do it. It was really a good time and I look forward to shooting with him again! If you’re not familiar with Mike’s work, check out his website at Michael “Theaterwiz” Criswell Photography, he does amazing work!   Today’s photo...

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Summer in the City

Summer in the City

It really could not have been a better day! The sun was shining. The clouds were beautiful. There was a nice slight breeze. The city looked beautiful, and I was with my family. How can I top that? Summer in the City of Pittsburgh is really a sight to behold.   People in good moods, friendly to one another. A walk along the North Shore will consist of lots of different people. Folks walking their dogs, bicyclists, skateboarders, joggers,...

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