Paterson Great Falls Frozen Waterfall

Yesterday afternoon I drove to Paterson NJ to see the Great Falls frozen. The waterfalls were amazing! I bundled up in layers and had plenty of handwarmers!  I did have a tough time trying to find a composition with my 28 mm lens since the viewpoint I was hoping for happened to be closed for … Continue reading Paterson Great Falls Frozen Waterfall

Sandy Hook Twin Lights Sunset Timelapse

Yesterday evening I drove to Sandy Hook, NJ to take a sunset timelapse of the Twin Peaks Lighthouses.  The lighthouses overlook the Sandy Hook area and the sun was setting behind the lighthouse so I thought it was a good chance to get a pretty cool timelapse. The sun was covered by high clouds so … Continue reading Sandy Hook Twin Lights Sunset Timelapse

Fall Adventure in New Jersey

Last weekend I drove to the Appalachian Trail to explore the fall colors of New Jersey.  I went to the Stairway to Heaven Trail, the Boardwalk Trail, and High Point State Park.  All spots were awesome.  My first one was the Stairway to Heaven Trail where I spotted a cool composition of a hillside landscape. … Continue reading Fall Adventure in New Jersey

New York City Sunrise from Jersey City

This weekend I went to Jersey City, NJ at Exchange Place to shoot a sunrise timelapse.  Jersey City has some great views of the Manhattan Skyline, especially during sunrise as the sun comes over the skyline. I started shooting my timelapse at 530 AM (about one hour before sunrise).  The mood was pretty foggy which … Continue reading New York City Sunrise from Jersey City

New York City Skyline Sunset Reflection Timelapse

Yesterday evening I drove to Jersey City, NJ to take a timelapse.  I was planning on taking a timelapse of the Colgate clock which is right across from Liberty State Park.  However, I only had my 28 mm lens f/2,8 and this wasn't wide enough to get a nice composition without looking too cluttered. I … Continue reading New York City Skyline Sunset Reflection Timelapse

Asbury Park, New Jersey, Sunrise Timelapse

This morning I drove to Asbury Park Beach in New Jersey to shoot a sunrise timelapse.  I woke up at 4AM to make it for the 6 AM sunrise.  I love waking up early to see a sunrise its a perfect way to get your day started.  I had scoped out a spot online where … Continue reading Asbury Park, New Jersey, Sunrise Timelapse

Top 5 Tips for Shooting a Hot Air Balloon Festival

https://youtu.be/oyo4XBeTasA Last week the Quick Chek New Jersey Balloon Festival was in town.  This is one the largest hot air balloon festivals in the country with over 100 balloons launching.  I went two of the three days (the second day was bad weather so there were no launches).  My timelapse compilation is above from the … Continue reading Top 5 Tips for Shooting a Hot Air Balloon Festival

Historic Smithville Park – New Jersey

Yesterday afternoon I drove to historic Smithville Park in New Jersey near Trenton.  The park is a nice and relaxing place for a hike that used to be part of the underground railroad.  I took some time to walk around the park and found a pretty nice pond with lots of lilies and a bridge … Continue reading Historic Smithville Park – New Jersey

Manasquan Reservoir Sunset

Yesterday evening I drove to the Manasquan Reservoir in New Jersey.  This spot had been on my go-to list for a while now and I was hoping for a nice sunset.  The scene ws epic as I walked up to the lake with a Great Heron posing right in front of the sun for me.  … Continue reading Manasquan Reservoir Sunset