Tripod Harassment at Griffith Park

As I’m photographing the sunset outside of the Griffith Observatory, this guy comes up to tell me that photography is allowed but I cannot use my tripod to take pictures because I needed a permit to use it and that the park ranger will give me a ticket if he sees me. I responded with, …

The L.A. Zoo 12-18-05

There’s some wildlife photographers out there who raise their nose higher than the noblest blue bloods at photographers who shoot at zoos. It’s just a bunch of egotistical insecurity on their part. As long as the images are disclosed as captive then who cares if they were shot at a zoo or not. If they’d …