Banakas | Photography

Surfs Up Found these during my trip to Thailand in one of the shops that we visited. There was a table full of ceramic VW Bus Coin Banks.

Categories: Blog, Things

I have just released my first calendar. Available now for purchase is a beautiful 12 month 2014 calendar. The calendar consists of images that I have taken from around the East Tennessee area over the past several years. Think of this as a hand-picked collection of some of my favorite images from around East Tennessee.   Read More …

Over the past few months, I have not been able to post as frequently as I would like, but it’s for good reason. Ever since school started, my daughter (not my daughter pictured above) and a bunch of her friends have joined the Middle School Volleyball team. For many this is the first opportunity to   Read More …

Categories: Things

The Business End One of the highlights of a recent trip to the DC area was a visit to the visit to the Air and Space Museum at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. One of the exhibits at the museum was the Space Shuttle Discovery. Being the oldest shuttle in the Space Shuttle Program, this   Read More …

Categories: Other Places, Things

This shot was taken using a NIKON D5000 at ISO 1250, f/5.6, for 1/40sec During a recent trip to Washington DC, we stopped and visited the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center which is part of the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum. What you see here is a Vought F4U-1D Corsair. I’m very excited about the set   Read More …

Categories: Things

This shot was taken using a NIKON D5000 at ISO 100, f/8, for 3.20sec Perspective It’s all in the way that you look at something.

Categories: Things

This shot was taken using a NIKON D5000 at ISO 400, f/4, for 1/20sec Yesterday, Jerry Denhem and I ended up in downtown Knoxville at the Forks of the River Wildlife Management Area to take photos of the sunflowers. After getting lost even trying to find the place in South Knoxville, we ended up walking   Read More …

Categories: Knoxville, Things

Yesterday, June 23 marked the day the full moon was the closest it was going to be to Earth at any time this year. Last night I decided (just like almost everyone else with a camera) to get out and take shots of this Super Moon. In my opinion it looks just like any other   Read More …

Categories: Things


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