San Diego Comic-Con 2015: Travel/Hotel/Resort/Ferry Travel Advice for Staying on Coronado Island for Comic Con (#SDCC)

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I have been going to San Diego Comic Con (AKA Comic-Con International) since 1987, when I was 14 years old, but have until this year always stayed in Downtown San Diego apart from one time I stayed at Humphrey's By The Bay on Shelter Island.  Planning my travel and accommodations for 2015 was actually the first time that not only did I not get my first choice with the Travel … [Read more...]

San Diego Comic-Con 2015: Photography Journal & Photos of The Convention, Cosplay, Exhibit Hall (#SDCC)

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This is part of my ongoing coverage of San Diego Comic-Con 2015.  As in past years, this is a photo journal showcasing photographs of the exhibit hall, around the convention center and the Gaslamp District, and some of the popular cosplay participants.  Images are from Wednesday (Preview Night), Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. … [Read more...]

Jason DeBord’s Interview and Cover Feature in the Latest Issue of Monterey County Weekly

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This pertains almost exclusively to my music photojournalism and concert reviews and photography on my sister publication, the Rock Subculture Journal, but I thought I would also mention it here, as it's the only time I've really been on the other side of an interview... … [Read more...]

San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Photography Journal (Cosplay/Costumes/Sights of The Convention) (#SDCC)

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As part of my ongoing coverage of San Diego Comic-Con 2014, this article features photos of cosplayers and fans wearing costumes, and other people in and around the convention center and Exhibit Hall, as well as the Gaslamp District, and other places in an around the action during the event. … [Read more...]

San Diego Comic-Con 2014: Photography Journal (Sights Around The Convention Center and Gaslamp Quarter) (#SDCC)

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As part of my ongoing coverage of San Diego Comic-Con 2014, this article features photos from the main Exhibit Hall of the convention center, areas around the convention center, the Gaslamp Quarter, and other places in an around the action during the event. … [Read more...]

San Diego Comic Con 2013: Photography Journal (Cosplay/Costumes/Masquerade/Sights of The Convention)

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One of the most fun things about Comic Con International in San Diego each year is checking out the costumes created and worn by many of the other attendees.  Some dress up for cosplay and others hope to win the annual Masquerade Party, but in any event it seems to get more and more impressive each year.  And then there are the funny costumes...  as well as the "photobombs" … [Read more...]

Mid-Hudson Auction Galleries & Guernseys Boasts The World’s Largest Collection of Motion Picture Photography To Be Sold April 6-7, Catalog Online

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Mid-Hudson Auction Galleries will be holding their "Movie Star News Auction" April 6th and 7th in New York and via online bidding partner LiveAuctioneers.  The auction will consist of The Bettie Page Collection, Hollywood Icons, and The Movie Star News Collection.  An exhibition will be held tomorrow. … [Read more...]

London Film Museum, Covent Garden – ‘Tour of Magnum On Set’ Exhibit

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While in London this month, I had an opportunity to visit the newer, second location for the London Film Museum, in Covent Garden.  I was fortunate enough to receive a personal tour from Jonathan Sands, Chief Executive and founder of the museums.  The current exhibit hosted at the new branch is entitled, Magnum On Set. … [Read more...]