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Daniel Scott Murphy
Daniel specializes in many creative backgrounds including photography, web development, digital marketing, writing, and filmmaking. He is an MBA student Newman University studying Business Analytics.

Category Archives: Photography

New Year’s Steam

Gothic City of Steam

Fighting the bitter Kansas cold of ten degrees on a late evening photo skirmish, my camera and I pursued a glimpse of glittery steam at the Cargill food processing plant near the center of Wichita on Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017. These will be some of the last photos I will take to remember of 2017.

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Introducing Mr. & Mrs. Karst

James and Jamie Karst married on Saturday, Oct. 6. I am so grateful to have been their photographer for their special day.

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Amy Emerson adds class to a Wichita photography backdrop

Amy Emerson - Looking Through Vines

During the last weekend of September, I had the absolute pleasure to photograph fellow Wichita native and Newman University student Amy Emerson. She has class, style, and she loves doing “model poses.”

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America’s Top Model

Niece - 1

Last weekend, I had an exclusive opportunity to photograph America’s Top Model – my great-niece.

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Improve Your Photography with High Speed Sync

Water Splash High Speed Sync

What is High Speed Sync? Learn how it can help you become a better photographer and how to overcome situations if you aren’t using High Speed Sync.

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Hiking Worlds Largest Tallgrass Prairie

Bison on the Prairie 2

Just north of the tack pin town of Strong City, Kansas awaits seemingly endless prairie hills, wild bison, exotic flowers, and sunsets that are sure to bring a tear to the most rugged of cowboys. Enter the 11,000 acre Tallgrass Prairie Nature Preserve.

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Ottaway Amusements – Website Project

In July of 2016, Ottaway Amusements rolled out their new website at Their event-driven website features an ultra-modern event hero on their home page with custom-built html5 event banner rotations. One challenge that I was excited to overcome was to give the client the ability to simply add events in the back-end in a […]

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Trailing the Night Sky

Star Trails

I’ve always been fascinated with star trail photography. Having the ability to capture the movement of the stars helps us to remind that everything around us is relative. Another somber reminder is that the light we capture from our sky is a snapshot from millions of years in the past. Many of the stars in our […]

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Review – Canon 24mm 1.4L USM Lense

Freak Out - Carnival Ride

The Canon 24mm 1.4 lens is put to the test during at Wheatfest in Winfield, Kansas. Learn why I decided to purchase the Canon 24mm 1.4 over other the Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8.

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Media Tagz Gallery Published to WordPress Directory

Just last week I published the Media Tagz Gallery plugin for Wordpress on GitHub. One week later, Wordpress has approved and made the plugin available through their Plugins Directory.

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