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My Camera Gear and Accessories Part 2 of 2

September 30, 2021 - In last month's blog, I described my photography gear. For this month's blog, I'll review my cameras and accessories. Fi...
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My Camera Gear and Accessories Part 1 of 2

August 31, 2021 - At the end of last month's blog, I mentioned having cataract surgery in both eyes. My surgeries went perfectly! The clar...
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Attending a New Event-Jacobsburg Historical Society-Revolutionary War Weekend

July 31, 2021 - It's always fun attending a Revolutionary War event for the first time. This one, this past May, was the Revolutionary W...
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Attending Mt Vernon's Revolutionary War Weekend Part 2 of 2

June 30, 2021 - I n last month's blog, I reviewed Mt Vernon's Revolutionary War weekend reenactment and camp life. Always a fun event! I...
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Attending Mt Vernon's Revolutionary War Weekend Part 1 of 2

June 01, 2021 - For the first time in over a year, I attended an American Revolution reenactment. It was the Revolutionary War weekend a...
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My Favorite Destination Colonial Williamsburg-Top 10 Photos-#'s 1-5

May 03, 2021 - In last month's blog, I reviewed #'s 6-10 photos of Colonial Williamsburg, VA, my favorite retreat/relaxation destinatio...
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My Favorite Destination Colonial Williamsburg-Top 10 Photos-#'s 6-10

March 31, 2021 - Thankfully the COVID crisis is improving. We now have a President taking this pandemic seriously. Plus, the vaccines are...
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Reenactment Religious Observances

February 28, 2021 - At any 2-day weekend reenactment encampment, there has always been an early Sunday morning religious service. It's state...
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The Enduring Valley Forge National Historical Park

February 02, 2021 - Last month, I reviewed two more core reenactment events I've been regularly attending, Washington's Crossing Historic Pa...
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5 Core Reenactment Events Missed-Part 2

January 01, 2021 - Happy New Year! In last month's blog, I reviewed my two out of five core attended reenactment events. This month, I'll r...
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5 Core Reenactment Events Missed-Part 1

December 02, 2020 - Happy Holidays! Wow-what a year! Writing this month's blog has been more difficult than I thought it would be. In 2020,...
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Revolutionary Germantown Festival 2020

November 01, 2020 - The 2020 Revolutionary Germantown Festival was a different event this year because of COVID-19. No surprise! There weren...
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Interview with Harry Schenawolf-Revolutionary War Journal

September 30, 2020 - One of the many joys of interacting among the American Revolution reenactment community is meeting so many wonderful ree...
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My Top 25 American Revolution Photos-Last 5

August 31, 2020 - Here is my last blog of favorite photos! I've selected 5 more American Revolution reenactment photos to discuss. In 5 bl...
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My Top 25 American Revolution Photos-5 More

July 31, 2020 - Because of Covid-19 and no American Revolution reenactment s in the foreseeable future, I'll continue reviewing 5 more o...
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My Top 25 American Revolution Reenactment Photos

July 02, 2020 - I reviewed my top 10 American Revolution reenactment photos in my latest May & June blogs. It was both difficult & fun s...
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My Top 10 American Revolution Reenactment Photos-Numbers 1-5

May 31, 2020 - About two months ago one of my reenactor friends suggested I select my top 10 photos for a blog post. The COVID 19 virus...
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My Top 10 American Revolution Reenactment Photos-Numbers 6-10

April 30, 2020 - Every April, I look forward to enjoying Major League baseball & photographing American Revolution reenactments. Unfortun...
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Jockey Hollow-Morristown National Historical Park

March 31, 2020 - Most everyone has heard of George Washington's winter encampment of his army in 1777-78 at Valley Forge PA. Because of P...
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Founding Father-James Wilson

March 05, 2020 - Recently, I've been fascinated with learning more about the creation of the US Constitution. Besides visiting the outsta...
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Photography Friends

February 04, 2020 - A first for this blog, none of the photos were taken by me at a reenactment. Instead, they are recent photos of me from...
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American Revolution Photos-2019 Recap

January 08, 2020 - For this blog, I'm going to review and comment on the 9 American Revolution reenactments I've photographed in 2019, visi...
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PhotoPlus Expo 2019 in NYC

December 09, 2019 - This blog will be different than all my others! The previous 17 all focused on some aspect of the American Revolution. N...
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The Battle of Germantown Reenactment

November 11, 2019 - Ever heard of The Cliveden House in Germantown, PA? It was built between 1763 to 1767 as the summer home for Benjamin Ch...
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Attending the Battle of Newtown Reenactment again

October 03, 2019 - I haven't attended the Battle of Newtown reenactment in Elmira, NY since 2010. Hard to believe it's been that long! One...
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Interview with Ron Mehalko-Sutler

August 05, 2019 - What is a sutler? Ever heard of the word before? From the Oxford English Dictionary, it means "a person who followed an...
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Locust Grove Encampment & Wedding/Reception

July 08, 2019 - In last month's Reenactment Wedding blog post I shared my excitement in photographing a reenactment wedding in KY. For t...
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Reenactment Wedding

June 07, 2019 - Photographers want to tell a story with pictures. When sharing my photos with the public, I'm hoping to instill an appre...
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Visiting Fort Boonesborough

May 15, 2019 - I’m a baby boomer. My favorite TV program in the 1960s was Daniel Boone, starring Fess Parker. The show was about Boone...
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Founding Father from Williamsburg, VA

April 03, 2019 - Which founding father was the mentor/teacher to Thomas Jefferson & was probably murdered by his 18-year-old grand-nephew...
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United States Capitals

March 16, 2019 - Washington D.C. became the U.S. Capital on July 16, 1790. How many other capitals has the U.S. had? Difficult question,...
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Dr. Benjamin Rush from Philadelphia, PA

February 18, 2019 - Before reading Harlow Giles Unger’s wonderful book, Dr. Benjamin Rush - The Founding Father Who Healed A Wounded Nation,...
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Interview with Continental Soldier Olga Leake

January 18, 2019 - During the American Revolution, there are a few examples of women soldiers in the revolutionary army fighting against th...
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Always Appreciate Their Sacrifice

December 13, 2018 - Whenever it snows my first thought is to visit Valley Forge National Historic Park and photograph the area surrounding t...
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Interview with Major Paul Loane of the 2nd PA and 43rd Regiment of Foot

November 16, 2018 - The Revolutionary Germantown Festival held in early October to commemorate the reena ctment of the Battle of Germantown...
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Visiting the Museum of the American Revolution (MAR) in Philadelphia

October 22, 2018 - The Philadelphia region has access to many museums and historical sites, especially in Center City. The Museum of the Am...
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My Colonial Williamsburg Experience

September 15, 2018 - Where do you go just to relax? Is it the beach, mountains or a big city? For me, it’s visiting Colonial Williamsburg! A...
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Photographing American Revolution Reenactments-Blog # 2

August 07, 2018 - It’s hard for me to believe that I’ve been photographing American Revolution reenactments now for over 10 years. On my p...
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Interview with Captain David Hospador

July 05, 2018 - June 16, 2018 I was excited to drive the 1 ½ hours for the Battle of Monmouth 240th anniversary reenactment in Manalapa...
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