Pic & Play

Widespread Panic played the Peabody Opera House on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. Widespread Panic are known for their amazing light shows and while they reserve the really good stuff for after the third song, you get a pretty good idea of what you are in for during the first...
Things that make you go "Hmmmmmm??". When I saw this structure on the grounds of Lone Elk Park in Valley Park, Mo. I had to run up into the woods to get a photo of it. Turns out, before the land became Lone Elk Park it was the site of the Tyson Valley Powder Plant (during WWII)...
Happy Birthday to Steve Lukather who turns 57 today. Steve is best know for his role in Toto but Steve seems to be in high demand when it comes to putting together super groups or looking for a solid session guitarist. Lukather has recorded guitar tracks for more than 1,500...
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...