Pic & Play

The leaves are changing and Fall is officially here. In Fall it's not unusual for me to pick a morning or two to get up early and go out photographing just as the sun is coming up so I can still catch the dew on the ground and the leaves. These photos were taken in Forest Park...
This story needs to be told....The Sun Theater opened it's doors in 1913 and closed for good in 1969. The next 45 years would take it's toll on the place. Steve Foster of Woemmel Plastering Company's Great Grandfather did the original plaster work inside the Sun Theater. Now 101...
Yesterday my wife and I took the "St. Louis Fun Tours Trolley" for a tour of our own town and it was fantastic!!! I thought I knew about St. Louis, I learned so much!! On the tour we passed the Cathedral Basilica which I consider to be one of our greatest attractions in St...
We're getting creative today at Pic & Play. I took these photographs in my sink at home using construction paper a pyrex dish and a flash to capture these images. Photographing drops of water takes some timing but eventually you get the timing down. The images were taken...
The Grove in St. Louis city is one of the up and coming neighborhoods in St. Louis. The Grove is located off Kingshighway on Manchester Avenue and feature loads of great restaurants, bars, microbreweries and music venues. Along the entire street you see these really creative,...
These are the Painted Dogs or African Wild Dogs at the St. Louis Zoo. Painted Dogs are unique to Africa and they are among this continent's most endangered species. The Painted Dogs are considered one of the most endangered canids in the world. Fewer than 3000 exist in the wild...
George Thorogood and the Destroyers played a rocking show last night at The Pageant. George Thorogood and The Destroyers were celebrating 40 years of Chuck Berry influenced Rock-n-Roll. This is the second time I have seen George and the band...it was a great show!! Song: Movin'...
There is no boubt the Clydesdale horses will be smiling as they run the warning track on Saturday when the Cardianals host the San Fransisco Giants for the NLCS. These photos were taken at the Mardi Gras Parade last year where the horses gave us a great opportunity to photograph...
Today, Pic & Play takes you inside City Hall in downtown St. Louis. Construction on the current St. Louis City Hall building began in 1890 and the cornerstone was laid on June 6, 1891. Did you know the City Hall building is still unfinished? The exterior of City Hall was...