September 17, 2022

Pensacola Seafood Festival September 23-25, 2022

FESTIVAL INFO Savor delicious seafood, enjoy various musical acts and immerse yourself in historic downtown Pensacola during the Annual Pensacola Seafood Festival, produced by Fiesta Pensacola. This festival is one of the largest arts and crafts fairs in northwest Florida with more than 150 artisans and craftsmen who travel from around the country to participate. Friday, September 24 | 11AM-11PM Saturday, September 25 | 10AM-11PM Sunday, September 26 | 11AM-5PM Locations: Seville Square, Fountain Park and waterfront Bartram Park in Historic Downtown Pensacola Directions: Take I-110 south to Gregory Street exit to Alcaniz Street.  Turn left onto Alcaniz Street and follow to Government Street to the Seville Square area or 311…

June 21, 2022

2022 Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show set for November 11-12 at NAS Pensacola

Theme: 100 Years of Carrier Aviation BLUE ANGELS WEEK CALENDAR OF EVENTS It’s pure aviation excitement as the Blue Angels return home for the NAS Pensacola Homecoming Air Show. Gates will open at 8:00 a.m. with the show beginning at 9:30 a.m.The Blue Angels will fly on Friday and Saturday, during the day shows, around 2:00 p.m. Admission, parking and blanket seating are FREE. There is a seating section for wheelchairs only (first come, first served). A companion may sit with the wheelchair member, but we ask that large family groups not take up space that others with handicap needs would like to use. If a family wants to purchase…

April 7, 2022

Pensacola Gallery Night 9/16/22

The next Pensacola Gallery Night will be September 16, 2022If you in the area during your travels this is a most event to attend.The theme for November is “CELEBRATE BLUE ANGELS’. It’s a time went the street is full of Artist, Stage & Performers, Food Trucks, Nonprofits,  and most local Merchants will be open.For more information please check out the Gallery Night Website.

October 29, 2021

The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival Nov. 4-6, 2022

The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festiva Nov. 4, 5, & 6, 2022 Pensacola, Florida Location: Seville Square, Pensacola, Florida Hours: 9am – 5pm on Friday and Saturday, 9am – 4pm on Sunday Children’s Festival: Saturday & Sunday 10am – 4pm. Admission to the festival is free. Pets are not allowed at the Festival. For more information check out festival site.    

June 4, 2020

USS ALABAMA BATTLESHIP MEMORIAL PARK REOPENS

Battleship park reopens Be sure to check Website for current hours as they are subject to change. Living in NW Florida gives you the opportunity to visit and photograph a number of places within a fifty mile range. Meaning some nice short day trips. Just about 50 miles west of where I am located, just outside of Mobile, Alabama, is USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park. It’s where the Battleship USS Alabama is docked. But not only is the great ship there, you will also find the submarine, USS Drum along with a museum and military aircraft on the grounds.   Once you arrive at the park there is a $4.00 charge…

May 15, 2020

A SHORT TRIP TO FORT PICKENS

Fort Pickens Area Regular operating hours Restrooms will be limited to Langdon Beach and the restrooms outside of the Discovery Center Lifeguards will be on duty at Langdon Beach Check out more openings in the area via this link. This photo of a cloudy overcast day of Fort Pickens is located on the West end of Santa Rosa Island Florida. Operating Hours March 1 – October 31: 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (last entry at 8:00 p.m.) November 1 – February 28: 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Year-round: Historic Fort: 8:00 a.m. to sunset Bookstore & Discovery Center: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Campground Registration Office: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30…

September 4, 2022

Kites On The Coast (Pensacola Beach Florida)

It was “Kites On The Coast” along Pensacola Beach September 2-3. It amazes me how large some of these kites are. Some of the kites were 25 feet wide by 35 feet long. A long ways from the days of a paper kite.

April 26, 2022

Pensacola Crawfish Festival April 29 – May 1, 2022

  Join the fun April 29 – May 1, 2022 at the Pensacola Crawfish Festival.Come enjoin eating fresh crawfish brought to you by locals, Cordova Crawfish Company.Admissions Gates located on Government St. (across from Hub Stacey’s) & Zaragoza St. (across from Pensacola Bay Brewery) Parking is available in various lots in downtown. Lots are mostly private and will likely charge parking fees. Handicapped parking will be available Friday through Sunday with permit, in parking lot of Bartram Park.  TIMES: Friday: 11AM-11PM Saturday: 10AM-11PM Sunday: 11AM-5PM ADMISSION: ADULTS: $5 per day KIDS, Ages 6-12: $2 per day KIDS, 5 and under: FREE ​Admission Gates located on Government Street (across from Hub Stacey’s) and Zaragoza Street (across from Pensacola…

August 23, 2021

Trail Along South Rim

Sony A7M4 Sony 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS Lens 1/000 sec at f/4.0, ISO 100   If you plan to visit the Grand Canyon click here for current Covid-19 information including South Rim Shuttle information. Be safe!

August 20, 2021

Moon Over The Canyon

Sony A7M3 Sony FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS Lens 1/400 sec at F/4.0, ISO 100   Evening time is a good time to be at the Grand Canyon where can view and of course photograph scenes like this one. Remember to check out the up to date Canyon information by clicking here.

August 17, 2021

Canyon Sunset

  When visiting the the Grand Canyon you definitely want to view and photograph the beautiful sunsets at the canyon. If staying in town the best way is to take one of the park buses as they can drop you off at a number of good location. I would advise you check out the bus schedule as they are subject to change. 

August 12, 2021

Clouds Over Canyon

  It was an early afternoon cloudscape day as I captured this Grand Canyon shot. Sony A7M3 Sony FE F16-35mm F4.0 ZA OSS Lens 1/160 sec at f/16, ISO 100 The Grand Canyon is definitely a place if you have not beed to add to your bucket list. If you do head to the Grand Canyon please check for Covid-19 updates. Currently masks are requires in all park buildings and when boarding and inside park buses. This is in regardless to your vaccination status as of 7/28/21.  Click here for the latest updates.