Category Archives: Adobe Photoshop

Americana Diner

The Americana Diner has doubtless been the most popular eating establishment in East Windsor NJ for many years.  Sometimes, they really get busy and one ends up waiting in the lobby for a while before being seated – especially on … Continue reading

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The Jersey Diner

As the picture indicates, the Jersey Diner has been in existence for about a year.  In that time, it has become a popular eating place owing to decent food offered at reasonable prices.  In fact, I often meet friends for … Continue reading

Posted in Adobe Photoshop, Dayton, New Jersey, SLR: Digital | 2 Comments

Windsor Grand Cafe

Diners sometimes have clever design elements that catch the eye as you drive by. This cafe located in East Windsor has been variously known as the Golden Coach, the Claremont, and now, the Windsor Grand Cafe.  In spite of a … Continue reading

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Self Portrait

Well, not exactly a portrait – but as close to the subject matter as I care to get! Actually, I only set up the shot using a tripod.  My friend pushed the button. I get the credit for the post-processing … Continue reading

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Seasonal Decoration

It is amazing to see the decoration at the front entry of our community change with the seasons.  This eye candy must take a good bit of creativity and planning on the part of the landscape service. Technical: the columned … Continue reading

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Ice Cream

This ice cream shop in Englishtown looks like it could have been there since the 50′s.  In fact, the Four Boys Ice Cream owners have been doing business there for about nine years.  They also have a luncheonette within the … Continue reading

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Controlling Perspective

I have often used view cameras over the years. Consequently, I am used to having lens adjustments available. Generally, with 35mm cameras, these adjustments aren’t available. Canon makes a number of tilt-shift lenses that fill this need. In today’s photo, … Continue reading

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Urban Landscapes

What’s so great about a picture of cleaning supplies? I find pictures of the urban landscape exceptionally interesting. Photographer George Tice produced a number of books containing similar scenes so typical of New Jersey.  Many of his photos were taken … Continue reading

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Goshen Pond

There’s many a lovely little spot in the New Jersey Pine Barrens. Here’s one of them. Unfortunately, as with many otherwise pristine views, one sometimes has to pick up cans, bottles, and other debris before clicking the shutter. In this case, I used healing … Continue reading

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Pursuing the Muse

This blog is dedicated to my photographic pursuits. Just yesterday, I was looking through some 4×5 chromes and came across a picture taken during magnolia season at Princeton University.  It was taken in April 1978 and still looks surprisingly good.  … Continue reading

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