See the Blog Archive to view photographs used for this blog.



Contact me if you have any questions, comments or suggestions.



Follow me on Twitter: @MarkAliPhotos



Follow me on Instagram: @markaliphotos














A Cat and Her Shadow

July 29, 2015 - I usually try to avoid pet photos on this blog. My own dog has appeared here a few times. But not often. But this shot,...
Read the Full Post »


July 26, 2015 - They don’t make them like Pops anymore. Wilver “Willie” Stargell was one of the greatest players to ever wear a Pittsbur...
Read the Full Post »

Diagonal Stream

July 21, 2015 - Here I go again, about diagonals. My frequent readers have heard it all before - diagonals make for cool photos. Here's...
Read the Full Post »

Time Stands Still

July 19, 2015 - I've been trying to create artistic and marketable images for my "52 Project" photos this year. (And by "marketable", I...
Read the Full Post »

Historical Background

July 15, 2015 - Fort Necessity, located in southwestern Pennsylvania, was the site of one of the first conflicts of the French and India...
Read the Full Post »

Leaves With Character

July 12, 2015 - I proclaimed last week on this blog that I'm a "nature photographer". That, of course, does not mean that I'll constantl...
Read the Full Post »

An Evergreen in Spring

July 09, 2015 - Pine cones and evergreens aren't something you typically pay attention to in the middle of spring. But this past spring,...
Read the Full Post »

I'm a Nature Photographer

July 05, 2015 - A few years ago, when I first started getting interested in photography, I stopped by a camera store looking for a polar...
Read the Full Post »

FAO Schwarz Makes a Big Move

July 02, 2015 - The recent news about the closing of the FAO Schwarz flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York reminded me of a photo I...
Read the Full Post »