In Sight

A photographic journal (mostly) around lower Fairfield County

Autumn reflection

on
Autumn leaves are reflected in the surface of the Wepawaug River in Eisenhower Park in Milford. Reflection photos like this work well when the water is dark but the reflected leaves are lit by sunlight. The painterly effect comes from the fact that the shutter speed was slow enough to produce a blurring effect. Just […] [Read More]
Categories: General

No Clowns?

on
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus elephants dined outside the Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Conn. Thursday, part of their promotions for the show which runs through Sunday. The event was rescheduled due to the rain on Wednesday so that might be why the crowd of onlookers was smaller than […] [Read More]
Categories: General

The dogs don’t care

on
I’ve always found it funny to watch how the dogs act during these blessing ceremonies- barking, pulling their owners off their chairs to get to other dogs( happened today, lady went sprawling). I have a photo where the dog on left is sniffing the dog at center in the way dogs do. Very funny, but […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Charles Island in Milford

on
A light rain falls as this tourist telescope sits unused for the moment with Charles Island looming in the background at Silver Sands State Park in Milford, Conn. on Tuesday October 4, 2011. [Read More]
Categories: Photojournal

Long day at the Bridgeport DMV

on
The inside scoop is this. Lines and wait times can be a lot shorter if you go later in the week. I can’t personally confirm this, but did hear it mentioned more than once while I was there. [Read More]
Categories: General

Great Stratford Bird Festival

on
A few select pics from Sunday’s event [Read More]
Categories: General

Somewhere over the…

on
Shouts rang out in the newsroom. The photo staff leapt into action. What was all the ruckus about? A rainbow over Bridgeport! We work in a windowless room so thank goodness for the shouts. In photojournalism, it is all about timing. You have to think and move fast. Next time, we will take the steps […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Seaside Park in Bridgeport, flooded after Hurricane Irene

on
Reposting this, so that I could try adding a caption. This whole blogging thing is new to me, so you all can share in my struggles as I try to figure it out. Photo was taken the day after Hurricane Irene rolled through. The field pictured is the exact location where the massive annual Gathering […] [Read More]
Categories: General