Slices of Life: The Blog of Urbin Photography

Observations by Photographer Mark Urbin

Grumman OV-1 Mohawk

A scout aircraft that the US Army used to fly outside the US Army Aviation Museum at Fort Rucker, AL.

September 11, 2011 Posted by | Black and White, Photography, Travel, Urbin Photography | , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Boston Duck Tour

A Duck Tour on the Charles River.

September 5, 2011 Posted by | New England, Photography, Urbin Photography | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mormon Temple – San Diego

The Mormon Temple in San Diego, CA. Next time I’m in town, I hope to get some more time to get closer and photograph this interesting bit of architecture closer.

August 19, 2011 Posted by | Photography, Travel, Urbin Photography | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Yosemite wrangler

A young woman riding a horse.

August 16, 2011 Posted by | Black and White, nature photography, People, Photography, Urbin Photography, Yosemite | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Statue of George Washington

A statue of George Washington in the National Museum of American History. Done in the classic Greek style, it’s tending toward the ‘deification’ that Washington was never comfortable with.

July 4, 2011 Posted by | Photography, Travel | , , , | 1 Comment

The ongoing war against photographers

Photography is not a crime.

It would be nice if more police officers understood that.

This article in the Washington Examiner discusses the issue.

September 14, 2010 Posted by | Photography | | Leave a comment

Sailboats on the Charles

Sailboats on the Charles River

Sailboats on the Charles River

Sailboats out on the Charles River.  That’s Boston in the background.

July 25, 2010 Posted by | New England, Photography, Urbin Photography | , , , , | Leave a comment

Lots of nifty photos going online

They aren’t mine though, they are the work of my buddy John.

John has a lot of interesting photography work in his portfolio.  He has traveled extensively and has a good eye for animals and items of historical interest.  Check it out.

May 2, 2010 Posted by | Photography | | Leave a comment

Film Camera spotted in the Wild

An actual Film Camera spotted in the wild! The person with the camera was taking a photography class, and some of her assignments required an actual film camera to be used.

April 22, 2010 Posted by | Gear, Photography | , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Yosemite Bridge

One of the bridges in Yosemite Valley section of Yosemite National Park in California.  I’ve always heard it referred to as the “wee bridge.”  This bridge is located near Yosemite Falls.

April 8, 2010 Posted by | nature photography, Yosemite | , , , , , , | Leave a comment