Friday, December 08, 2017

The Photography and Visual Journalism Blog
of the Tampa Bay Times

A natural rush: photographing Alaska (w/video)

A natural rush: photographing Alaska (w/video)

BOYZELL HOSEY | TimesMy way of relaxing on this Alaska trip was by taking photos - lot's of photos. In addition to the obvious frames that most tourist and photo enthusiasts would shoot, I was constantly on the lookout for any image that would st...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Jon Gruden conducts practice with MacDill personnel (w/video)

Jon Gruden conducts practice with MacDill personnel (w/video)

Gruden’s practice included a walk through, running plays and a two minute drill. “I’m emotional when it comes to what these guys are giving us, the sacrifice and all the effort they put in behind the scenes,” Gruden said. R...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Tampa Bay Lighting take care of the Avalanche 5-2

Tampa Bay Lighting take care of the Avalanche 5-2

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates his goal beating beats Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (1) to tie the score 1-1 early in the first period at Amalie Arena in Tampa. DIRK SHADD | Times Tampa Bay Lightning center...
Published: 12/08/17
All Eyes gallery: Unforgettable images of the attack on Pearl Harbor

All Eyes gallery: Unforgettable images of the attack on Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941. “A date,” President Franklin D. Roosevelt told the nation, “which will live in infamy.” The surprise attack by the Japanese on Pearl Harbor began at 7:55 a.m. Hawaii time under a clear sky — perfect con...
Published: 12/07/17
Photo of the Day for December 7, 2017

Photo of the Day for December 7, 2017

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from the photo archives of the Tampa Bay Times.To download or order reprints of this and other Photo of the Day images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for December 6, 2...
Published: 12/07/17
Looking Back ... at Times staff photographer Bob Moreland

Looking Back ... at Times staff photographer Bob Moreland

Bob Moreland was an award-winning staff photographer who worked for the St. Petersburg Times from 1949 to 1992. The text below comes from his March 20, 2002 obituary. Below that you will find a sampling pulled from the 11,000 or so Bob Moreland image...
Published: 12/07/17
Photo of the Day for December 6, 2017

Photo of the Day for December 6, 2017

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from George W. Capaz of Wesley Chapel, FL.George writes: “This photo was taken in Holiday, Florida, just north of Anclote River Park on Baillies Road. The nest is easily seen off of Baillies Road. Park on Ru...
Published: 12/06/17
Gallery: California wildfires continue to grow

Gallery: California wildfires continue to grow

California Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency for Ventura County, location of the largest of wildfires currently burning in the state.The fire 60 miles (97 kilometers) northwest of Los Angeles ignited Monday evening near the city of S...
Published: 12/06/17
Lil Pump pumps up crowd at recent Ybor City show

Lil Pump pumps up crowd at recent Ybor City show

Lil Pump shakes his dreads as he begins his concert at the Ritz Ybor in Tampa, FL, on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. He greets his fans with a warm, drawn-out "Esketit!" "Esketit," howls the crowd, starting a mosh pit. GABRIELLA ANGOTTI-JONES | Times Lil ...
Published: 12/05/17
A visit from Lightning players brings cheer to Seminole Heights

A visit from Lightning players brings cheer to Seminole Heights

DIRK SHADD | Times Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos signs a 5 foot by 4 foot painting of himself made by Dario Cruz.They signed autograph as a show of support for local businesses in Seminole Heights.DIRK SHADD | Times Ricky Baley...
Published: 12/05/17