Just Me and Myself, I Could Not Make It.

“Just Me and Myself, I Could Not Make It.” Ok so the title probably has more to value and more to say than the work its self, yet as you reflect on the title. Please study the work and see why ” I could not make it”. Perhaps, your eyes will open, and just maybe …

Will You Help Me Today Please? 2018-10-11

I desperately need to raise $1500 today, I have several things I need to deal with ASAP. Actually I need 3x times that, but $1500 will relieve some pressure. Please, can anyone please help me today? Any amount will help towards my goal. Please give here, This photo taken with, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital …

New Lens To Test Out 2018-10-08

Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8 @ F5.6 1/100s ISO500 45mm Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 45mm F1.8 @ F5.6 1/250s ISO500 45mm Today I received the Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm 1:1.8 lens, and these are my test shots with it. I love this lens, it is fast and sharp. A must have for …

Another Interesting Profile 2018-10-04

Another boring day alone, so again I shoot myself to hone my skills, and create. Did a few different things with processing than I normally do. I think this is both different and kind of cool the way it came out. Passion defined by Webster is: “a strong feeling of enthusiasm or excitement for something …

Stuff You See At Walmart, 2018-10-03

Shopping at Walmart, you never know what you will find or see that is of interest. This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/1250s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in …

Wacky Wednesday 2018-10-03

Wake Up #Wednesday and make it a #creative day. Hey #Dallas #Texas, come on and pick me up. Lets spend the day together being creative with our cameras, capturing the world, creating stories and developing friendships. I am up and ready are you? This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter …

Different, Crazy, Odd and Weird 2018-10-01

Life is meant to be lived, and for each of us to be different. Yet society finds it crazy when someone appears to be odd, to actually be different. I am alone in this world. Because I am, Different, Crazy, Odd and Weird. The world is stunned by my brazen approach to life. You shun …

Played With Myself 2018-09-30

Another Sunday is here, and alone I find myself. So I played with myself again. I tend to do that often, as I can not seem to find anyone to play with. Because I am a 40yr old #bipolar compassionate male, passionate about art & photography. Seeks someone to share life, create adventures and stories …

OMD, Makes Dinner Look Great 2018-09-23

Ok, so living on my own for most of my life. One would think I must be a great cook. Right? Not really. What I am is pretty good at matching ingredients to manufacture a meal that is edible. Being creative really helps when you have to feed yourself. For tonights photo and dinner, I …

Saturday Sucks, 2018-09-22

From the start today has just been crap. Rainy outside, and waking up way to early. I started with a shower, then coffee. A couple of self portraits and put a tire on a trailer where it was needed. Upon reaching for the breaker bar to tighten the lug nuts, I discovered the drawer on …

MMM, Good 2018-09-21

This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/2s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode.This Photography at its core. Figuring out the light, Fstop, ISO, Exposer and focus …

Sick Kicks 2018-09-19

received a cool package today from #Bucketfeet via #threadless , you too can get a pair of these sick slip on shoes here, https://woctxphotog.threadless.com/designs/crazy-chaos/mens/shoes/slip-on This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 25mm 1:1.8 @ F5.6 1/250s ISO500 25mm These photos where taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone …

Dinner Alone 2018-09-16

Staging a dinner just so I can be creative. Sad, I have to live, eat and create alone. This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 25mm 1:1.8 @ F5.6 1/80s ISO500 25mm Will you help a #financially #challenged #BiPolar #Creative, That Seeks to Build a #Life Of #Value and #Purpose. Will you …

Why Not Shoot My Self? 2018-09-14

Well I rather be out capturing the world on a Friday evening, but when you have no creative friends, nor a way to traverse the world. Your only options are do nothing and suffer. Or shoot yourself and have a creative time. Is #Photography your #passion? Do you love to be #Creative? Would you like …

When You Wake Up, 2018-09-13

When you wake up, and before your coffee you take a portrait. The struggles are real. So how about it, #Dallas #Texas who is interested in picking me up for a creative day with our cameras? Swing by pick me up and lets go enjoy a photographic day together. This photo was taken using, Olympus …

Not Every Thing Is Without Flaws, 2018-09-07

In life, perfection is when others accept you for who you are the way you are. Realizing that you are naturally perfect. Meaning you may have a flaw or two, maybe even more. Some are seen, others may not be so obvious. Take the time to get to see the perfection in my passion for …

Another Manic Monday 2018-09-03

Well I rather be out with my camera, capturing the world and creating stories. But, when your poor, #bipolar and have no one in your life. You have to be prepared to be creative alone. Good thing, I am. Have a great day. These photos where taken with, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 25mm 1:1.8 …

Are You Strong Enough?, TO Be BOLD!

What people around me do not understand, is ME. From a personal stand point, they dont care to understand me. As long as they get from me what they want, that is all that matters. On a professional standpoint. They think I should lower my standards and work from the bottom. Forgetting and not thinking. …

Perfectly imperfect 2018-08-29

This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/0.8s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode.This Photography at its core. Figuring out the light, Fstop, ISO, Exposer and focus …

Hello 2018-08-25

Who in the #Kaufman to #Dallas #Texas area has the #creative #passion for #photography and wants to pick me up. We can have a creative day together with our cameras. This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/15s ISO500 35mm FYI, …

Shame on Me.

Really shame on me, I am a man. I am not supposed to have #mentalillness, or at least I am not supposed to be open about my #mentalhealth issues. Nor should I ever allow them the dignity to run my life. Fuck That. Yes I am a man, Yes I live with and suffer from …

Alone For Dinner, Again. 2018-08-21

Since no one wants to take me for dinner, nor go be creative with me. I elected to be creative with my dinner. Looks good, and it tastes good. This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/4s ISO500 35mm FYI, this …

Why even title it, 2018-08-20

Will you support my vision and my creative works with just $1.00 today? Your support will allow me to eat, live, and continue to create as well as build my vision. You can help me today safely and easily. If you enjoy our work, we would love for you to support our continuing efforts. Share …

Trying to be happy and creative alone. 2018-08-17

This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/160s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode.This Photography at its core. Figuring out the light, Fstop, ISO, Exposer and focus …

Do you have just $1.00 I could have?

Do you have just $1.00 I could have? I am raising money to eat, and live. Please can you spare just $1.00 today? This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm 1:1.8 D @ F1.8 1/100s ISO500 50mm FYI, this lens is only works …

Retro Single Coffee Cafe`

Just me, and a little coffee and retro creative fun. These photos taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/25s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode. This Photography at its …

Oops, That Can’t Be Good.

If a picture was really worth a thousand words, people should have either read into what this symbolizes, see my pain, or at the very least seen my creative relief to pain. But no, a picture is worthless, just as I am… No Physical Harm Was Done To The Subject. Just A great idea, well …

The sense of nothing, is everything.

Reality and insanity are one in the same. We live each day to survive and make it to the next. Sometimes we do the same thing over and over hoping it will make a difference, while other times we do something different without any regards to the outcome. It is insane to be real.. This …

35 or 28 2018-08-10

2 different lens, same subject, same settings same everything. Yet a noticeable difference. Which one to use? Depends on your mood. FYI, both lens are full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode. This Photography at its core. Figuring out the light, Fstop, ISO, Exposer and focus all by …

Hard To Look At 2018-08-09

I know I am hard to look at, but when your the only person willing to be creative with yourself. What are you going to do? This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/13s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full …

Wacky Wednesday 2018-08-08

These photos taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode. This Photography at its core. Figuring out the light, Fstop, ISO, Exposer and focus all by the numbers. Yea …

2018-08-04 Walmart Parking Lot

These photos where taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode. This Photography at its core. Figuring out the light, Fstop, ISO, Exposer and focus all by the numbers. …

I could be 2018-08-03

This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/30s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode. This Photography at its core. Figuring out the light, Fstop, ISO, Exposer and …

Emerge From The Darkness 2018-08-02

From extreme highs, to bottomless lows. #bipolar blows. Each day is a roller coaster, often with no warring as to what the ride will provide. Sickening fear, to beyond fearless your emotions race. Your life has become a disgrace. We are taught to hide our pain, to hide our sickness. Instead we hide ourselves. No …

Can You Feel My Pain?

Can You Feel My Pain? This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/25s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode. This Photography at its core. Figuring out the …

Empty Hands, make it easy to Receive 2018-07-27

Not until we are completely empty and broken, can we truly begin to receive. When we are at our darkest, we shine the brightest. It is how we emerge from the darkness, that shows others the power we hold. Do you offer or do you take? When you surrender yourself, God will fill your emptiness …

We Could Be Friends, 2018-07-26

If you gave me the chance we could be friends. You never know what could develop, maybe we would become creative partners. This photo was taken using, Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/8s ISO500 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot …

Solo Sunday 2018-07-22

Solo Sunday, Wake Up and Enjoy The Light. This photo was taken using Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 1/15s ISO1600 35mm FYI, this lens is full manual, and I shoot in full manual, raw and in mono color mode. I have no external display, …

Me on a Saturday Evening 2018-07-21

I wish I could get out and enjoy Saturday evening with my camera. Making friends, creating memories. Capturing the world, and escaping the hell that is my life. #Dallas #Texas why not pick me up and have a creative night together? I would post photos of other humans other than myself. But no other human …

251-Collection Show 2018-07-17

The following is my current collection of works that I have available for print, I hope you enjoy viewing them and if you do, visit https://artprints.2ndshot.photos/ after all the best way to feed a man, is by letting him catch his own fish. Or if you feel like you want to do more I welcome …

“Can You Cut It”

“Can You Cut It” well can you? Can you actually cut it as in being my sponsor? photo taken with Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Nikon Nikkor 35mm 1:2.8 @ F5.6 2.5s ISO100 35mm If you enjoy our work, we would love for you to support our continuing efforts. Share …

Master Of Creative Photography

This photo was taken using Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone N/F-M43mount Tamron Adaptall 2 28mm 1:2.5 Do you ever look at everyone else’s work and see the same theme and the same processing. And the same lack of creative spirit? I refuse to be a cookie cutter photographer. Nothing I do …

#Tamron Adaptall 2 28mm 1:2.5 2018-07-08

Dam, I forgot I had this lens. It is a Tamron Adaptall 2 28mm 1:2.5 I decided to play with it for a minute. Not bad, actually kind of fun to use. I so love vintage glass on my OM-D E-M5. This photo was taken using Olympus OM-D E-M5, M.Zuiko Digital 1.4x Telecoverter MC-14, Metabone …

Please, #Dallas #Texas 2018-07-05

Hey, here is the deal. If I could raise the funds I need to live. I could possibly move. Where? Dallas would be great. Someplace quite and safe, while on a bus line. So I can get into downtown. So I can get to the store for food. And maybe just maybe so I can …

What is so creative about these 2 photographs?

First of all, nothing if you don’t see the value in being creative both in life and in art. If you do find value in being creative than you will appreciate this. These 2 photographs where captured with Olympus OM-D E-M5, nothing special yet, but the lens I used was a Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm …

Enjoy Today, If Your Bold Enough Too.

Who is bold enough to live and create with passion? If you are, maybe you should swing by and pick me up. Together we can create photography magic together. You may just enjoy the time and passion we share. If you enjoy our work, we would love for you to support our continuing efforts. Share …

At Least I Have Nature 2018-05-31

Im not sure if it is disgusting or beautiful, but wildlife in nature gives me more attention, respect and love than any human has ever considered. photo taken with OM-D E-M5 and Nikon Nikkor 35mm F2.8 @ F2.8 1/1250s ISO100 35mm from a distance of about 0.8meters If you enjoy our work, we would love …

Aesthetically insulting, Visually appealing

Some paint, some sculpt, some make music and dance. Me I capture, and use technology to transform into the visual works I see in my mind. Why? First I love photography, second I love to be creative and third, it is the only way I can translate in a visual way to you what I …

Super Blue Blood Moon 2018

The only shot I got of the Super Blue Blood Moon 2018 as clouds are moving in quick, and my horizon is obstructed. But I got it, taken with Olympus OM-D E-M5 & M.Zuiko Digital ED 75-300 F4.8-6.7 II @ F8 1/2000s ISO500 300mm here in #Scurry #Texas This one was taken at 19:08 2018-01-31 …

There is more to psychology, then it started with your mother.

Photography was never meant to be classified. There are NO RULES. Your photos don’t have to be tack sharp, be in crisp focus or have bursting vibrant colors. There is no rules to composition or subject matter. No set lens or body for any one type of photography. You can mix and match, have a …

Which one do I use to photograph? 2017, the year of ignorance.

7.5, 8, 12, 14, 18, 25, 35, 50, 60, 80, 150, 300 Which one do I use to photograph? What the fuck are you taking a picture of? What is the end result you are hoping to achieve? So I got a D3400 for my birthday in July, and after taking 3 photos my best …

Hope everyone gets to have a creative wonderful Saturday

I really need some new glasses, mine are not only very scraped up. But the prescription is getting to weak for my aging eyes. Helping my vision today will help me get a new pair after the new year. Merry Christmas and Stay Creative. If you enjoy our work, we would love for you to …

A camera for Christmas, O Boy.

This Christmas lots of people will be getting new cameras, over half of them will be getting their first. O the excitement of a new camera and the chance to go shoot. After all the one in your pocket dose not count. After saving, begging and hoping you finally got a run of the mill …

Not so bad, its actually pretty.

The beauty behind nature is creative. Sometimes it is soft and subtle other times it is bold and loud. It is a shame that so many refuse to see th boldness in my subtle vision. To take my passion, to share my passion. To transform my passion into a viable way of life. The only …

Hello, Do You Hear Me?

Dont take what I say out of context. But if I got half the attention all the bullshit on the news today. My vision would would be funded at 1000% of what I set out to raise. But because I am just a 39yr old single white male on SSDI. No One Cares.. What is …

Solemn Sunday Photos, 2017-10-22

Last night was a rough night, and sleep well seemed worse. I woke up with so little desire to live today. So I grabbed my camera and took a walk on the property where I live for a little therapy. I only captured a few photos, but it helped. I can only hope you enjoy …

Sun Set On The Gulf, A Renewed Passion

When I was a little kid, I would take my dads old pentax slr and imagine I was traveling the world taking amazing photos along the way. Often yelled at for playing with it. Soon my dad would on occasion would buy film and load it for me. Eventually I received a camera of my …

Stages Of Take Off 2017-03-30

Working following focus, while tracking take off. Not exactly ideal, as the morning light was good. The scene was fairly dark and had heavy shade from above. Camera was set on Continuous Auto Focus, with a small focus cluster centered. The settings I used to shoot where, f/8.0 1/2000s ISO100 300mm for all 7 photos. …

Testing out the M.Zuiko ED 75-300mm f4.806.7 II

Today we received from Olympus the M.Zuiko ED 75-300mm f4.8-6.7 II I have said this before, if you think your a great photographer. Change something, and you will find out your not as good as you thought. This lens being a decent price, and considered an intermediate between kit and pro lens. Is fairly well …

When Photography Becomes Art

The title is a bit confusing. As photography is art. But if your like me. You like to be more creative. I thrive on mixing media. Taking my amazing photos, and creating fun art that appears more like traditional art. If you like this image, you can get a 26×22 framed print here Splash n …

FYI, News Bulletin

#woctxphotog, Art & Photography by PasjrWoctx has split and created a professional branch 2nd Shot Photography. #woctxphotog is the main parent company and will always be there to bring you creative photography and art. While 2nd Shot Photography is going to focus on offering professional services in the photography realm. Both branches are under the …