Pic & Play

One of the most interestiing tours you can take in the state of Missouri is the Old Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Mo. The Mo State Pen was built in 1836 and closed it's doors in 2004. The Mo State Pen was once considered the most deadly prison in the united...
Congratulations to the St. Louis Cardinals on clinching the National League Central title on Sunday. Post season play begins for the Cardinals on Friday in Los Angeles when they take on the Dodgers in a best of 5. Today's photos were obviously taken at Busch Stadium buring a...
Over the summer I spent a few hours at the Missouri Botanical Garden specificaly to photograph the dragonflies at the reflection ponds outside the Linean House. The Dragonflies were interesting, it was as if I had to establish their trust by hanging out with them and over time...
The Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge is approximately 2,800 feet long. The main span, the portion between the two towers is 1,500 feet long. That makes it the third longest in the United States. The bridge cost 229.5 Million to build and was opened on February 8, 2014...
Bellefontaine Cemetery is another one of those unique sites in St. Louis that is loaded with local history and it's beautiful. The cemetery was established in 1849 and many of St. Louis' most famous are buried there. Song: Turned To Stone by Electric Light Orchestra
The Butterfly House conservatory is located inside of Faust Park in Chesterfield and is part of the Missouri Botanical Garden. It's a great place to visit when the temps begin to fall because it is always kept very warm and humid inside. Open from 9am to 4pm. Song: Someone Saved...
On Friday night the Balloon Glow took place in Forest Park to kick off the 42 annual Great Forest Park Balloon Race. This was the first time I had ever walked the grounds during the Balloon Glow and I had no idea they let you on to the field with the balloons. It was so cool!!...
Tonight is the kickoff to the 42nd year of the Great Forest Park Balloon Race in Forest Park. The event always kicks off on Friday night with the Balloon Glow from 7pm to 9 with fireworks at 9:15. Today's photo is from the Balloon Glow 3 years ago. Get the details at www...
Today we head back to the World Bird Sanctuary in Valley Park, Mo. near Lone Elk Park. This is the Crested Eagle, this one in particular is named Chrys and he seems to be having a bad hair day, either that or he was just not at all amused with me taking his photo. He has that "...