In the Right Place at the Right Time!

Waukesha County

Photo News Stories

In the Right Place at the Right Time!
Photographing Waukesha news for 38 years, on the web for the last 18 years.
When the regular news guys show up to a breaking news scene, I'm usually leaving.

Nice to see

Blue Sky Again

It was cold on Wednesday, but we had the sun. 




Another Beautiful Day

Thursday we hit 41 Degrees

How long will the above average temps last? Pixie dust? No, just blowing snow.




A close up look at

Rime Ice     

Rime ice forms when super cooled water liquid droplets freeze onto surfaces.    

Flash Back

City of Waukesha 1982

My first accident scene coverage and my first picture in the paper (not this one). I just liked this one better, St.Paul Ave. bridge iced over. I was actually in front of Waukesha Engine Co. when the call went out. The driver was pinned in, but did recover from her injuries.       

Seeing Waukesha County
thru a lens of a camera

History and Photography

“In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.” “There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment.” “Taking an image, freezing a moment, reveals how rich reality truly is.” “Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving
Alfred Stieglitz
Robert Frank
Aaron Siskind

Proven Results

Just Face book Hits

8.6 Rollover accident on I94 15,857
8.3 Murph's Ice Cream closes 95,717
7.6 Police standoff 9,305
6.27 Accident on HWY 67 41,079

This is the

Picture of the Week

I use my camera or iphone camera everyday.
Sunsets, flowers, traffic, breaking news, the oddest things I see shows up here.

A Rime Ice Tree   

Photography by Timothy P. Snopek

Award Winning Pictures

The Milwaukee Press Club's 2019 Excellence in Jourmalism Contest, has awarded a Gold finish.
In the Visual Journalism, Best News Photograph category my picture placed first.
Lieutenant Chris Franson has his hand on Firefighter Nate Volz's air tank.
Both work for the City of Waukesha Fire Department.



Around the county or the state, running to fires or just a everyday picture.
Capturing history for all to see, look here and buy a picture if you like one you see.