I’m not native to Blair County Pennsylvania, but I came here to live forty years ago from a next-door county….
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The Barnstormers event is an interesting self-guided tour barn tour that features open-air painters crafting their work and interesting details about the barns provided by volunteer docents. It’s a fun day in the scenic Maryland countryside spent exploring and great for photographers too. Read the article to learn more.
Here’s a good reason to keep ready with your camera when photographing horses and people. It’s those in-between shots that can be special.
I encountered another vending first this weekend doing a nearby local show selling the photography. There was a beautiful young…
What it was like to photograph a one-of-a-kind Arabian horse that showed his natural beauty in near fairy tale poses as he moved.
The everyday railroad drama of moving heavy freight trains up and down the Allegheny Mountains on the original PRR mainline. It’s loud, powerful, and impressive and goes on 24/7.
A look at old manufacturing in an old Pennsylvania blanket mill that made wool blankets for the Union Army during the Civil War. Yes, it’s still there and even runs too.