Bill Pekala:

Photographer

My professional education started at The Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader as a newspaper photographer. My job as the head of Nikon Professional Services offers me opportunities that some only dream of. I wake up most mornings and think “I even get paid for doing this”.


Recent Posts

Sun-n-Fun – What an airshow!

Sun-n-Fun – What an airshow!

While I personally enjoy the early morning light and the chance to shoot some really great airplane, a lot of people come to the Sun-n-Fun Fly-in and airshow for the airshow that takes place. Due to the political climate – the military was not able to participate last year. They […]

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Airplane Nostalgia – The Casablanca Airplane Myth? or Not

Airplane Nostalgia – The Casablanca Airplane Myth? or Not

While out on the runway this morning I ran into an older gentleman that was explaining how the Lockheed Electra that I was shooting was actually the plane used in Casablanca at the end of the movie (about 4 min from the end). The story was interesting but after doing […]

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Sun-n-Fun Fly-in and Airshow

Sun-n-Fun Fly-in and Airshow

Well – just got home from the workshop in Arches Utah and the phone rang – I was asked to fill in at the Sun-n-Fun Airshow here in Lakeland Florida. As most of you that follow – you know airplanes are one of my favorite subjects. Mr. Kim (Nikon repair […]

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