Category Archives: photography

COVID-19 Essential Frontliners Our Lives Matter

Surpassing 500,000 deaths worldwide with more than 10 million confirmed cases, the terror of COVID-19 continues as the world reopens with the pandemic still out of control. Among the dead are Nurses, Doctors, EMS personnels, Police Officers, Cashiers, Store Workers, … Continue reading

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On Christmas Day

On Christmas Day, we braved Winter’s cold for our family Christmas picture. It was a crazy idea but the beach always brought us the happiest of memories. The water felt like ice but we managed to smile and say, “Brrrrrr.” … Continue reading

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8 Birthday Wishes

Life’s too short not to grant wishes. Days before his Birthday I asked my son, “What do you wish for your Birthday?” With twinkle in his eyes, he replied, “A bike and a Lego toy.” I added, “Anything else? You … Continue reading

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Christmas Reflections

Healing All Wounds During Christmas There will always be trials in our lives that will break our hearts. Some of which are too painful that we don’t even know where to begin to pick up the pieces. Me and wife had … Continue reading

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Happiness

Happiness is… Seeing my son smile and laugh. What makes him happy, makes me happy. My son was so happy and proud of our Lego Star Wars Space Ship creation that he placed it above and in front of his … Continue reading

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Unusual Rides

Unusual To Some, Common Reality For Others King of the road… What is unusual to some is an everyday reality for others. Growing up in small town where poverty is just as common as the air I breath, images of … Continue reading

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First Sunrise By The Sea

When was the last time you really watched the Sunrise at the beach? If it took you a minute or two to check your memory archives, more likely it’s been awhile. For me, it has been 8 years. That long? … Continue reading

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Pyramids Of Moody Gardens Galveston

This year’s Summer is coming to an end. It has been a fun and adventurous journey for me and my family. We discovered a lot of beautiful places that brought us happiness and inspiration. We made a lot of unforgettable … Continue reading

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Pier 61 Summer Fishing

My wife surprised me and our son by planning a fishing trip at 61st Street Pier in Galveston Island. I’m impressed that she wanted to go outdoors knowing the temperature would be 100 degrees hot that day. We left the house … Continue reading

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Aquarena Spring’s Glass Bottom Boat

A natural wonder of the Hill Country, Aquarena Springs gained popularity when it opened in 1928 as a resort nestling on top of the crystal clear Spring lake together with the sailing of its first of the many glass bottom … Continue reading

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In The Company Of Alligators

Nothing can be  more exciting to  a  5-year-old boy than meeting the alligators, discovering nature , finding insects, catching fish and watching the birds in their  barest habitat. So, I decided to spend Father’s Day with my son at the … Continue reading

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