In Sight

A photographic journal (mostly) around lower Fairfield County
A bee buzzes by the yellow-flowered stem of a common mullein at a roadside overlook in Bridgewater, Conn. Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014.

Nature is Neat

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I’ve spotted a couple opportunities recently while driving to take some nature-y photos – a nice break from the usual load of news and sports.   [Read More]
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Brotherly Love

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The junior lifeguards going through the program at West Beach in Stamford have to learn everything from first aid to water rescues. While they were working hard, I got to spend some time in the sun photographing their class. My favorite image came when the junior lifeguards were just about to start practicing first aid […] [Read More]
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Newtown centerfielder Joey Rios, left, leaps in front of teammate Reagin Gallagher to make a catch during game one.

Cal Ripken League baseball

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Here are a few of my favorite frames from the Cal Ripken League 11 year-old state championship games I photographed recently. ┬áNewtown made it to the championship game through the winner’s bracket and Danbury made it though the loser’s bracket – meaning that Newtown could clinch the championship with one win, but Danbury would have […] [Read More]
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Rainbows

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  Near the end of a busy day yesterday I was heartened to see a double rainbow outside our offices. The second rainbow is very faint and can be seen to the far left. It retreated faster than a leprechaun with his shoes on fire. Though I can report that I did not find a […] [Read More]
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Memorial for Pablo Aquino

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Sometimes as a photojournalist, you find yourself among people who are trying to cope with a situation in their lives that may be very tragic. Such was the case when I was assigned to photograph a memorial for the one year anniversary of the death of Bridgeport resident Pablo Aquino, who was murdered in a […] [Read More]
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Droplets of water accumulate on the flower of a Byram Road home in Greenwich, Conn., Wednesday, July 16, 2014. The National Weather Service is calling for an end to the rain and a sunny Thursday and Friday.

A flower in the rain

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MVA on Hope Street

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  Emergency crews work on the scene where a car jumped the curb, brought down an electrical pole and hit a bus stop shelter on the northbound side of Hope Street at the corner of Toms Road in Stamford, Conn., on Sunday, July 13, 2014. According to CL&P at the scene, power was knocked out […] [Read More]
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It’s always good to laugh

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Marge Didona, 70, left, and Bob Ketcham, 68, both of New Fairfield, Conn. share a laugh during an otherwise quiet game of poker at the New Fairfield Senior Center on Thursday afternoon, July 10, 2014. They are part of a group that rarely misses a day playing poker together. [Read More]
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