Photo Essay: Visiting Ice at the Gaylord National Hotel

Ice Display - Gaylord National Hotel

I had no intentions of visiting the Ice display at the Gaylord National Hotel.  But one of my friends had a friend visiting and they already purchased tickets and I figured I should probably go along and what it is all about.  Annually the hotel hosts an ice display that I had heard about for a few years now living in the DC area and didn’t think … [Read more...]

Photo Essay: 2012 Emirates Melbourne Cup

Melbourne Cup - Flemington Field - Melbourne

Photos from the Famous 2012 Emirates Melbourne Cup in Melbourne Australia. I have heard about the race for years, but never had the chance to attend it.  Honestly this was my first ever Horse Race!  I don’t think I’m going to get into horse races perhaps, but it was interesting getting the chance to see the 152nd running of this iconic … [Read more...]

Photo Essay: Walking Tour of Central Philadelphia


I realize that I never get out enough to go take photographs in my home city of Philadelphia. So before my next trip I wanted to get some time to wander around my town, practice some photography, and spend some time with a friend as well.  So here are some shots from Philadelphia for all those who may be interested.  From Center City: … [Read more...]