Thursday, October 11, 2012

Steve and Mindy's Wedding

I was glad to have the opportunity to photograph Steve and Mindy's wedding on September 22, 2012 on their special day. Here are a few photographs of the wedding:

PPANJ--Light Painting at October Central Region Meeting

I was co-host at the Professional Photographers Association of New Jersey Central Region's special 2 day meeting with John and here are some results of the two day light painting seminar. It was great opportunity to present some of my light painting work, tips and tricks to several professional photographers during this seminar.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Kim and Jason's Wedding in Atlantic City

Watch video of Kim and Jason's wedding in Atlantic City:

Robbinsville Remembers 11th Anniversary of September 11, 2001

Robbinsville Remembers 11th Anniversary of September 11, 2001 on September 11, 2012 at the memorial site on Lake Drive in the Town Center section of Robbinsville Township. Members of the Robbinsville Fire Department, Robbinsville Police Department, EMS from Capitol Health and many residents and officials turned out for the event.

See video link below:

Rock n' Ride 2012

American Red Cross South Jersey Region, Jersey Coast Chapter, Rock n' Ride 2012 and party in the park

American Red Cross, South Jersey Region, Jersey Coast Chapter, Rock n' Ride 2012 and party in the park. Long Beach Island, NJ. Party in the park was held at Harvey Cedars.
See video below:

International Photographic Competition Results

3 of my prints have made it in the International Photographic Competion and will be on display at Imaging USA, Atlanta, GA in January 2013:

Symons, Dennis Surfs Up Robbinsville, NJ UNITED STATES G
Symons, Dennis Anticipation Robbinsville, NJ UNITED STATES G
Symons, Dennis Blue Morning Mist Robbinsville, NJ UNITED STATES G

 G = General Collection (Merited)

Blue Morning Mist
Surfs Up

Saturday, June 30, 2012

Sunday, June 17, 2012

$150 Raised For Art Works Trenton

20x60" Giclee on canvas of the Cape May Lighthouse from earlier this year is displayed at Art All Night in Trenton, NJ  June 16 and 17, 2012. The Giclee on canvas sold for $325 with $150. of that going to Art Works in Trenton. For more information on Art Works or Art All Night and other events go to:

Friday, June 1, 2012

Allentown, NJ Memorial Day 2012

Check out the video I produced from the Allentown, NJ Memorial Day Parade on May 28, 2012

Allentown Memorial Day 2012

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Check out my photos on the April 2012 cover and inside of Moondogie Magazine.

Link to April 2012 Moondogie Magazine

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The wedding of Kim and Jason May 12, 2012 held at Bally's Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Its been a busy wedding season for me.

Here are two quick edits from the wedding since I am still working on the photos as I write this blog:

Me on the job at Bally's Hotel and Casino in a penthouse suite on the 49th floor:

A cool mirror in the hallway of the penthouse on the 49th floor of Bally's Atlantic City:

Here are a few shots from Shaun and Kelly's Wedding on April 29, 2012 held at The Carriage House in Galloway, New Jersey.

Professional Photographers of America, Super Monday Class at Basto Village May 14, 2012 in Hammonton, New Jersey
Creating Portraits in an Environmental Setting with Studio Quality Lighting
Course #NJ02
With Steven Yahr, Cr.Photog., CPP and Bob Dlugos

This was my first PPA Super Monday Class, the Super Mondays are held in the fall and again in the spring for training on specific topics. Here are few shots of our model:

Checking a lighting set up with Steven Yahr, Cr.Photog. who is instructing the class:

 Bob Dlugos having a good time with photography:

While in Cape May, NJ at the MARS Mid Atlantic Regional School of Professional Photography I had the chance to go on my own and photograph a few things on down time or during the Cape May Shootout held at the school.

Photos from the Cape May Fire Department Museum:

Cape May, NJ Lobster boats at night in fog:

A skimmer at dusk at the Cape May, NJ Bird Conservatory

Here are a few updates, I should blog more.
May 6th through 11th 2012 I attended the Mid-Atlantic School of Professional Photography aka: MARS in Cape May, NJ for a split week class with Tony Sweet Rick Sammon Environmental Art- "Exploring the Light" and "Creative Outdoor Photography"

The instructors and students were great and looking forward to attending the school again in 2013.

Here are just a few of the photos I took during this class: