Cedar Park Tree
Dec14

Cedar Park Tree

Every year Cedar Park illuminates its largest Live Oak tree with 65,000 lights for everyone to enjoy. There is a wooden sled in front of the tree perfect for a holiday photo. The tree is located in Heritage Park on Quest Parkway between 1431 and Discovery...

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Veterans Memorial, Cedar Park
Nov11

Veterans Memorial, Cedar Park

In honor of Veterans Day I went to Veterans Memorial Park in Cedar Park last night to take a photo of the Veterans Memorial. The Memorial is not that lit up but this is a composite of 34 different photos with a flash illuminating different portions each time. Thank you to everyone who took the oath to protect this...

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Veterans Memorial Park, Cedar Park
May11

Veterans Memorial Park, Cedar Park

Veterans Memorial Park Monument in Cedar Park was dedicated on November 12, 2011 and honors all veterans. The park also has a 8,000 sq ft aquatic area, a multi-area dog park and other recreational areas. The hexagon shaped base of the monument has a laser etched panels honoring the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Merchant Marines, and Coast Guard. The seven-foot tall bronze soldier was made in the likeness of U.S. Army Specialist...

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How to Photograph Basketball
Dec26

How to Photograph Basketball

I recently photographed the Austin Toros, a D-League team for the NBA. I felt like I got some good shots, my favorite being an “in your face dunk” by former Duke player Lance Thomas. After I posted the pictures I got a few questions about the settings I used and any tips I may have. Here are some of the details about how I took these shots; hopefully you find them useful. CAMERA I have a Nikon D90 with a MD-80 battery...

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Austin Toros
Dec06

Austin Toros

Formerly the Columbus Riverdragons from Columbus, Georgia the Austin Toros have been cultivating NBA talent in Austin since 2005. In 2007 they were acquired by the San Antonio Spurs becoming the second D-League team ever to be owned by an NBA team. Up until this season the Toros called the Austin Convention Center home but have now made the move to the Cedar Park Center sharing the arena with the Texas Stars. Also new this year is...

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