• Learning is Constant

    Lorelia is the Variable for Fun.

  • Looking Simple & Clean

    But Flexible & Fast

  • Composition & Exposure

    Images that Touch Others Souls

Lorelia She is our little girl and the joy in our life.

Breaking news

Here, there and everywhere... what we've been doing

Christmas Lights

Four Walls Publishing

March 30th

Matt Chaney's Four Walls Publishing went through a major change over this year as the Publishing firm brought their old site into a new age. A total remake of the site with animations and a Wordpress based blog are going to allow them to make the next step with their business.

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Radio City visit to New York to visit Emma!

New York City

March 7th

Lorelia gets to visit with Emma Loggins and Jason Corman in the big city lights. Lore was able to see Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen New York's Bromance. She was not too impressed but did enjoy Central park. And Squirels.

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Lorelia in her first walk around the streets of New York

Thats a Cold Dog

December 20

Lorelia seeing the streets of New York for the first time. Walking around she found a Ice Dog display and was kind of impressed. It seemed to be a rather popular subject of many photographs. Lore got to pose with the statues.

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My Interests

I'm doing a couple of things you might be interested in

HDR Images

Taking my images to the next level in tonal quality. Letting the possibility of the digital image speak to the viewer.

HTML5 & CSS3

Working with students and learning as you teach the newest technology is always a challenge.

Responsive design

Making sites that conform to the viewing platform. Desktop to smart phone.

Composition

The rule of thirds and the golden rule to direct the viewers eye.

The world just does not fit conveniently
into the format of a 35mm camera.
W. EUGENE SMITH

About Me

Teaching/Photojournalist/Programmer

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Photojournalist

My first love is photography. Spending 14 years shooting everything from house fires to bengal tigers. It was a fun ride that still has me shooting virtually everything. With two cameras with me most every minute of my waking days. I find it a thrill beyond words to capture history in images that move those around you days or even years later.

Programming is a second line of learning for me. I have always had my hand in some computer fixing or building it since high school. My dad and I took classes in computer programming at the local high school for computer credits. Learning on TRS-80s was interesting and very hard to convey to students today. But it did get the interest in computing in my system.

Teacher

My early years with the newspaper lead to introducing me to the more computers and eventually to pagination. Learning to make separations for individual images then to full pages and then to double trucks. Was a great learning experience. It sounds odd but I was using the computer long before switching over to a digital camera.

Making that switch

Moving from Newspapers to the digital world was a big step and one which eventually lead me to teaching. The digital world is one where you can be much more mobile and still explore the possibilities that the electronic world has to offer. Traveling the country with exhibits I helped to build was a treat to see the country. Its opened many new doors including teaching which brought a smile to my dads face. He taught, his dad taught, his mother taught, my mother taught as did her mother and grandmothers sisters and brothers. So the long line of teachers continues.

I've never made any picture, good or bad, without paying for it in emotional turmoil.
W. EUGENE SMITH

My Work

Latest cool projects we've been working on

Daisy Dream

Making a whimsical view of the world around you is what I'm after here. Color is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.Claude Monet
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Lorelia making faces

Working with a cute little girl making faces next to you is really a hard to concentrate. She is a little clown at times but always a good girl.
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Nature images

I started out my photography with a passion for shooting images of animals and that passion grown. I just keep changing lenses.
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North of the border

Its been a pleasure of late to travel to the north country in both the north east and west to enjoy the Canadian boarder. The site and the people are really a relaxing way to enjoy a vacation.
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Travel images

My adventures in New York, San Diego, West Virgina, Washington DC and a couple of other places which really have enhanced my appreciation for the history.
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Pittsburgh

Growing up with close ties to the Pittsburg in Kansas its been quite a change living in the Big Pittsburgh PA. Enjoying the city and all its treasures has been a great experience.
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Sunsets

From the West coast to the east I have a collection of Sunsets and a few rises which are fun to play with. The sun rises I have yet to really get anyone to enjoy with me like Lorelia.
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Enjoying the flowers up close

The wild flowers to those found in gardens and front yards. Looking for those patches is always the moments that I look for and what I try to do the most with to make them come alive.
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View from an Airplane

Enjoying the mountains and views from the clouds. They are always a breath taking moment.
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Photography is a small voice, at best, but sometimes one photograph, or a group of them, can lure our sense of awareness.
W. EUGENE SMITH

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Address:

David Barton
420 Blvd of Allies
Pittsburgh, PA 15219 USA

Phone:

412.291.6200 ext 7102
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