Washington DC

For thanksgiving, I needed to get out of Ithaca for a bit so we decided to make the 6 hours drive south to Washington DC for the weekend. This wasn’t explicitly a photo-shooting trip but I wanted to post a few of the images that I thought turned out okay. I just finished sorting though 600 images…

New York Time Lapse

I spent a few months in New York over the summer working for a venture fund (DFJ Gotham) and in the few free moments that I had, I worked on a time lapse. Most of the footage was filmed on a single day starting. Images were captured as full RAW images, processed in Aperture, and…

Bismuth Crystal

A few days ago a purchased a bismuth crystal off of eBay for pretty cheap.  Bismuth is a grey metal with a few interesting properties.  In addition to being the active ingredient in Pepto Bismol, when it is cooled slowly, it forms square spirals in a stair-stepped shape.  During this process, it forms an oxide layer that causes interference  with reflected light…