05-11-13 Standing Out

Leave it to one of my photography students to apply a little artistic flair to what is otherwise a pretty monotonous sea of black. Actually, several of the Lake Area Technical Institute Photo/Media students added bling to their hats, though Elsa’s ended up being the most well posed cap of all I photographed. Canon 5DIII…

04-28-13 Chevrolet Hood Art

You may not have thought much about this but hood ornaments have largely disappeared from “modern” automobiles. This no doubt happened for a variety reason, including aerodynamics, cost and aesthetics. Of course, another reason is that ornaments became a target for thieves and vandals. Some automobile hood ornaments, like the Rolls Royce “Flying Lady,” are…

04-27-13 Classic Chevrolet

Lake Area Technical Institute hosted its annual car show today. It’s a chance for car enthusiasts to show and see some great cars. It’s also a chance to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. But for a photographer like me, it also offers an opportunity to get lost in the amazing details that most cars…

05-12-12 My Favorite LATI Graduates

From left to right, top to bottom, you are looking at Danine, Lexi, Sara, Kendra, Kaila, McKenzie, Ashley, Holly and Kelly. The were all students in our Photo/Media program at Lake Area Technical Institute. And, if you’ll forgive me for saying it, they were my favorite nine graduates walking across the stage yesterday. Click here…