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March 2019 (rough draft)

April 16, 2017 - It maybe be in the near future, but the plan is to make a trip down to NYC
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March 2020 (rough draft) - UPDATE 4/16/17

March 08, 2017 - So! This is an idea that I want to do in the near future! Here it is: 3/6 & 3/7 Boys Swimming & Diving in Nassau Aquati...
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May 2018 (rough draft)

March 02, 2017 - Again very early to talk about. However, if the Hot Air Balloon ride that I will like to go this September with my cousi...
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Mar 2018 (Rough Draft)

March 02, 2017 - Can't believe that I am already thinking about next year! Here is a rough draft. Remember, things will be update as we g...
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Jan & Feb 2018 (Rough Draft) update on 4/18/17 (Jan just added)

February 21, 2017 - In past history, I usually try to stay a head of the game. This will be use as a rough draft Calendar. I will be keeping...
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Where is Nick going to be July 15th, 2017 - December 2017 (Update-7/15/17 @ 10:40AM - July)

February 21, 2017 - Here is the upcoming line up for me: July 15, 2017 July 15th & 16th working at the home office 22nd - a Wedding to V...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Preview schedule for June 2016 - update as of 5/8/16

April 24, 2016 - I know it's been a very long, long time since I have posted where is Nick going to be. So! Here are the upcoming travels...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Website Updating

April 03, 2016 - Well, I have been working on my website. I still have to go a year back to update some wedding and family portraits for...
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SERRATAPHOTO: Spring State Sports that I will be at!

April 02, 2016 - Yesterday, after speaking with the NYSPHSAA - we have found an agreement on the following Spring State Sports that I wil...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Passed the 9000 visitor mark!

April 02, 2016 - Earlier this week, it was recorded that the SERRATAPHOTO Website went over the 9,000 visitor. I have had this website ba...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Update contracts with the AHA

February 23, 2016 - After 6 (2009-2015) years, I will not be covering this years Atlantic Hockey Championships. I have to admit I'm okay wit...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Atlantic Hockey Association Contract

February 16, 2016 - This is my first time, that my contact is up for negotiation. I have photographing the event roughly around 2009 up till...
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SERRATAPHOTO - I have been in a selfie photograph!

February 15, 2016 - In all of my years that I have covered photography assignments, I have been asked once to be in a selfie photograph. I s...
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SERRATAPHOTO - SI layoffs again

January 25, 2016 - It is sad to hear it again. Sports Illustrated (SI) which is own by Time, Inc have laid off SI Director of Photography B...
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SERRATAPHOTO: The new Bond Car... well to me! :-)

January 16, 2016 - What you are seeing is the new the car that I have been driving ever since 12/13/15. I do apologize for a delay in the b...
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SERRATAPHOTO: The end of SERRATAFILM and future scheduling - FYI

January 13, 2016 - Today, 1/13/16 - I wanted first to apologized that it has almost taken me close to a month to blog. Due to the recent...
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Does Photographs help delay the news?

December 15, 2015 - So, a good question that I just kind of noticed in the field that I freelance in. Do photographs help delay the news? Th...
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SERRATAPHOTO: The Future of Photojournalism in the Newspaper Field

December 15, 2015 - During my walks of life this year, I have to admit it's been different from years before. Back in Feb. wheen I was in La...
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SERRATAPHOTO - (Ford/2011) Ms. Fusion RIP

December 12, 2015 - What are you seeing is my old car... a car that saved my life back on 12/5/15. I do apologize, I haven't had the time to...
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SERRATAPHOTO: 2016 WNY Media Connection?

December 09, 2015 - Back in 2012, I have spoken at the 2016 WNY Media Connection in Brockport, NY. Since it will be almost 4 years - I thoug...
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Future of Dinning out... just a little FYI and oh back in the good old days

November 21, 2015 - So last night, I was out in Applebee's in good old Ithaca, NY. It's been a very long time since I have been out to eat....
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SERRATAPHOTO: Nick Serrata... AP? Oh... I'm getting old too

November 15, 2015 - I was a little surprised that my title was knighted as AP for Newsday late last night. To be honest, I felt little like...
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SERRATAPHOTO - National Geographic, SI, and the changes with times of the Media

November 06, 2015 - Earlier this morning, the NPPA (who I am an active member with) sent out a press release that their layoffs in their org...
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2015 Holiday Shipping Deadlines - FYI

November 03, 2015 - For the first time, I was able to find out the Holiday Shipping deadlines. So for those who like to plan ahead of time -...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Health and Safety is always my concern

October 15, 2015 - Earlier tonight, I was out in Le Roy, NY to cover Girls Soccer and Volleyball. What I wasn't expecting was a high wind a...
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November Schedule 2015 (Update as of 11/17/15)

October 04, 2015 - Well... I usually like to give people an idea what my plans are but for right now - it is up mid air. I will try to keep...
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SERRATAPHOTO - First Video Interview

October 02, 2015 - Yesterday (10/1/2015), I did my first interview for the LCN on the two top Divers in LCAA (Livingston County Athletic As...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Tweet, tweet!

September 26, 2015 - Please be advised, you are welcome to catch up the latest news on my twitter account - https:// twitter.com/ serrataphot...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Did you know?

September 23, 2015 - So when I was down in Attica, NY covering both boys and girls soccer games for some parents - they have a food stand. No...
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SERRATAPHOTO: Adding - Livingston County News

September 22, 2015 - After receiving word today, I will be back helping out with the LCN paper. This now changes my schedule for everything....
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Washington D.C. - Push Back 2016

September 16, 2015 - Last week, I was notified there maybe a chance for me not to document our veterans, who served our country. They did loo...
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SERRATAPHOTO - The Future of Sports in Small Schools

September 15, 2015 - Growing up back in the days in Barker, you didn't have to worry about lacked interest in a sport. That was almost 12 yea...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Is America Losing an old Tradition of the Local Movie Theater?

September 09, 2015 - It's sad to see something like this appearing close to home. This was photographed yesterday (9/8/15) on my day off.. to...
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October Schedule 2015 (Update as of 11/1/15)

September 08, 2015 - Even though October is almost 23 days from now, here is a look of what is going on: Oct 3rd - McQuaid Invitational Oct...
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September Schedule 2015 **(Update 9/22/15)**

September 03, 2015 - Originally posted back in August. (I'm counting down 2 weeks and 2 days and we will be in the month of September!) Good...
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Do the Car Wash!

August 22, 2015 - So I was out in Spencerport, NY to take care of financial business at Key Bank. On the way there, a bunch of kids were t...
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Cancellation of Columbus Day Weekend Trip

August 16, 2015 - After further review I have decided to cancelled my trip for Watkins Glen, NY and Tioga, PA. The reason that I have deci...
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Matinees are the way to go for a bad movie

August 15, 2015 - So I just got back home from watching the new Fanatic Four movie. The graphics was the best part of the movie. Acting th...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Is Jason Aldean Worth Covering any more?

August 14, 2015 - Dear Mr. Jason Aldean, After a repeat show of your concert, I ask myself if Jason Aldean is worth photographing anymore...
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SERRATAPHOTO: Travel with SERRATA Series - Lake Placid, NY

August 12, 2015 - Editor's Note - this was photographed back on 2/24/15​ (Above) I really want to say thank you to the locals for showing...
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SERRATAPHOTO: Travel with SERRATA Series - Whiteface Mountain

August 12, 2015 - Editor's Note this was photographed back on 2-23-2015 (Above) Well, I'm finally getting caught up of Lake Placid trip!...
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SERRATAHOTO - Another changes of Wedding Policy

August 11, 2015 - Here at SERRATAPHOTO: It was put in the best interest to make two more adjustments. First, there is a change of time wis...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Wedding Apparel

August 10, 2015 - Editor's Note - This was taken back on 8/8/2015 I thought it would be a great idea for future wedding coverage - I will...
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SERRATAHOTO - A change of Wedding Policy

August 09, 2015 - Here at SERRATAPHOTO, I want to make sure your wedding is being covered the way you want it! Starting today: August, 9th...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Are Rainbows are hard to photograph?

August 07, 2015 - This photograph was taken behind a chicken barn. Yup, I just said it: a chicken barn! (lol) I was on Route 15 trying to...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Smile. You're in Pennsylvania

August 07, 2015 - Well, I'm going to have to make this one brief; because, I have a schedule. There are a few places that I want to see in...
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August Schedule - Update as of 8-30-15

August 06, 2015 - As the month is almost 2 weeks down the road! This is what I am currently looking at for schedule wise! August 2nd - I...
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SERRATAPHOTO - These Flowers are for You

August 02, 2015 - Earlier this morning, I went to the Famrers Market in Brockport, NY. They offer a lot of different things. Besides the f...
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SERRATAPHOTO - My First Kick Out at a Concert

August 01, 2015 - So if any of you ready my last blog - I stated that I denied Bryan Adams to be photograph. Well... some how... some way.
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SERRATAPHOTO - Free Night

July 30, 2015 - Well, I was looking forward to photograph Tim McGraw tonight; however, yesterday - I found out that I was denied. This i...
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SERRATAPHOTO - 15 Minute Break Rule

July 28, 2015 - I remember back in the good old days, I use to be able to work the normal 8 hour shift with no breaks. Well... that's ki...
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SERRATAPHOTO - What kind of life do you want to live?

July 25, 2015 - Today, during my volunteer time - I was able to get to know some of the people at Hope Church. One of the kids was havin...
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SERRATAPHOTO - It's okay to Volunteer

July 25, 2015 - I'll make this one brief. Back in January as many of you are aware - I helped out at Hope Church in Greece, NY with thei...
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SERRATA Supports' Tom Wahl's

July 24, 2015 - Earlier tonight I was out in Avon, NY at the original Tom Wahl's. If you live in Livingston and Monroe County - you migh...
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Do you think I am Pretty?

July 23, 2015 - Photographer's Class note - believe it or not, this was during the Kelly Clarkson concert at Darien Lake. Tonight, I am...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Say Hi to Kelly for Me

July 21, 2015 - This photograph was selected for the Batavia Daily News. I have to admit, I never photograph a flopped concert before. I...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Washington D.C. in Sept. 2015

July 20, 2015 - I will make a short note - I found out about the Patriot Trip to Washington D.C. is in Sept. from the Batavia area. The...
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SERRATAPHOTO: Saving (Raspberry) Jam

July 19, 2015 - Editor's Note: I just made the jam on 7/12/15, so pretty much I photograph this last week! Before going to a Wedding Sh...
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SERRATAPHOTO.... SERRATAJAM???

July 19, 2015 - SERRATAJAM... That sounds a little catchy! At this time it is unknown if I want to add the Jam into the line up of selli...
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SERRATAPHOTO - How Active Should a Photographer Be?

July 18, 2015 - The watch that I use is called a BASIS Peak watch - one of the most unique watches in the world at this time. I believe...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Always keep the Laundry Bill Down

July 18, 2015 - I know may of you are thinking - why did I take this photograph. Well, I am a photographer - ha, ha, ha! Believe it or n...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Why NYS isn't ready for increase of minimum wages at Fast-Food

July 18, 2015 - It is nice to see that there is still job openings out there. However, at what cost though? Right now, the NYS is lookin...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Why Thank you Cards are important!

July 18, 2015 - Some people believe that a Thank You Card has become a lost art. I think they are right! It is very sad, I try my best t...
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SERRATAPHOTO: Public Speaking

July 14, 2015 - Hello Everyone! Just did a short video of public speaking and why it is important to do! Enjoy!
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SERRATAPHOTO - Homemade Popcorn

July 12, 2015 - I love to make a real homemade popcorn before watching a movie! It is pretty simple. What I used is an air popped popcor...
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SERRATAPHOTO: Travel with SERRATA Series - Lake Placid, NY (Part 1)

July 05, 2015 - Note*** I am back blogging since I have the time. This was originally photographed back on 2-22-2015, now being publishe...
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Did you know?

July 03, 2015 - So, I'm out in Warsaw, NY. Just got done with the parade. I was able to go to McDonalds to grab something to eat; while,...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Happy Fourth of July!

July 03, 2015 - Well, I just launched my first video to wish families a Happy Fourth of July! It was a little different, but as a Ma and...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Renters Insurances is a Must!

June 28, 2015 - So! I wasn't expecting a little flooding in the apartment this morning! Just about 6:30 in the morning - I was getting r...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Photography Insurance a Must!

June 26, 2015 - If some of you may or may not heard, back on 6/15/2015 - LensProToGo was robbed. Close to $600,000.00 was stolen. To rea...
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SERRATAPHOTO - For the Record: Show up for the job

June 21, 2015 - [This photograph was taken back on 6-17-15 at Salvatore's Italian Garden. This image was taken at 320 sec at f/2.8, ISO...
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SERRATAPHOTO - Happy Fathers Day

June 21, 2015 - [This photograph was taken by a iPod Touch. The settings were auto; however, Adobe Photoshop CS4 the information read: F...
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New Website Style

January 01, 2015 - This is new fresh style at SERRATAPHOTO AND SERRATAFILM! My goal is to do a better job on the blogging part as well as u...
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Behind the Scene: NYSPHSSA Boys Ice Hockey Championship

April 07, 2014 - Last month, I had the privilege to document to the NYSPHSAA Boys Ice Hockey Championship! This year, I wanted to be diff...
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SERRATAPHOTO – Supports Pinterest

January 27, 2013 - As you have heard last week, I posted why I closed Facebook and twitter. Now, I am currently using Pinterest which I fee...
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SERRATAPHOTO – DEACTIVATES FACEBOOK AND TWITTER

December 28, 2012 - As a photographer, I had to make a decision about why I am using Twitter and Facebook. To be honest, I barely use either...
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