Shannon and Dustin: an End of Summer Wedding…

Posted on Sep 28, 2008 in Weddings | One Comment

Last weekend, on September 20th, I had the pleasure of spending my own wedding anniversary shooting Shannon and Dustin’s wedding in beautiful, downtown Annapolis, Maryland. The weather was amazing and it was the end-of-summer event of the year!   One of the things that I love most about shooting weddings is all of the great […]

Bay Morning…

Posted on Aug 10, 2008 in Around Town, Art?, Nature | No Comments

My dad, my camera and I took a boat ride this morning in the coves of Dundalk and around Ft. Caroll. The bay is so beautiful in the morning…. We then rode out to Ft. Carroll, which was interesting since I had not been to this fort since I was a kid. From a distance, it […]

the maiden voyage was “Barr” none…

Posted on Jul 6, 2008 in Around Town, The Smuteks | No Comments

A few years ago, after us kids had left the nest, my father sold his boat and bought a Harley. I can’t say that either my sister or I were thrilled with the idea of my father returning to the riding world, but it had been over 20 years since he had owned a bike […]

busy summer so far….

Posted on Jul 5, 2008 in Around Town, The Smuteks | No Comments

  So far, this summer has been pretty busy. Two weeks ago I went to Baltimore’s Pride parade. I saw a lot of pride, and a lot of well, you can imagine… The same week, my grandmother turned 91. My sister had myself, my grandmother and my mother over for lunch.  at 91, grandma is […]

Shooting happy hazardly…

Posted on Jun 24, 2008 in Around Town, Art? | No Comments

Well, the website is finally up and I thought that I’d step away from the portraits for a minute and put up some of my favorite toy camera photography shots. I took these few at the Sowebo festival in 2007. No aperture or shutter settings, just shooting into the wind… enjoy.