Photostory: Rainy Camping

I'll be frank.  It's kind of miserable camping in the rain. As most of you should know by now, I am preparing for a big backpacking trip in July.  I am going to Alaska to shoot bears (not that kind of shooting - this is a photography blog, folks).  And if…

This Week on Instagram: 5/12/17

I've got some fun landscapes this week. This first one was from our trip to the Palouse.  A quick weekend trip to eastern Washington, most of the weekend was fairly rainy.  However, we managed to luck out with one solid day if dry yet cloudy weather.  The lighting for this…

This Week on Instagram: 5/5/17

Feliz Cinco de Mayo! This is also a special post... it marks my 200th!  I can't believe I've managed to write up 200 posts; that seems crazy to me!  But I'm glad to have you all with me. This week, Instagram saw steady viewership; these were all fairly close.  I'm…

WC: Final Rest

I love the little unexpected surprises of life. We recently took a trip to the Palouse with some photo friends (which I'll cover in an upcoming post), and between the towns of Dayton and Colfax, just outside the tiny speck-on-the-map of Dusty, we came across this charming little cemetery.  It's out in…

WC: A Green Backpacker

I am very excited.  In a few months, I will embark on an amazing journey by train, bush plane, and backpack to photograph bears in Alaska. I can't believe I even considered possibly saying no. Here's the deal.  I don't really do much wildlife photography.  Sure, I catch the occasional…

Spring Fever

After so many months being cooped up inside, looking out forlornly at the damp gloom, spring - and its associated warmth and sunshine - can't come soon enough.  Sure, I love to ski (when it isn't raining), and I can appreciate a solid coastal storm, but one grows weary of…