My Favorite 16 Images of 2016

Sometimes it seems that I plan and go out shooting time and time again only to return home empty. So it can be a bit renewing to go through my year worth of published images to choose my handful of favorites. And this year is turning out to be the hardest I’ve yet had. I’ve… Continue Reading →

Morning Light – June 2016

Another busy summer month with only one trip out for the early morning light to show for it. But the shots from this month are far more involved than that. This lone shoot was the result of planing that started months ago, maybe even last year. I’ve been spending a bunch of time during my… Continue Reading →

Morning Light – Week 12

Lopez Island, WA (21 January 2014) Fuji X-E1 + 50mm 1/320s @ f/? iso 200 Some off island travel and inclement weather was all I needed to call a mulligan for this weeks Morning Light post. And since I’ve been spending a fair bit of time cleaning up my archives I thought I would serve… Continue Reading →

A Week at Lime Kiln Lighthouse

This is a diary of sorts from a week I spent shooting Lime Kiln Lighthouse on San Juan Island last winter. DAY 1 – EARLY MORNING My goal for this shoot was to visit the same location multiple times and really get to know the site. More planning and a bit less shooting with the… Continue Reading →

Choosing a camera sensor, or film, size

Wikipedia Let’s cut right to the chase. I’m not gonna boldly state what size camera or sensor or film size is the best. Photography is all about preferences and compromises and this choice is no different. What I will do is discuss the variety of formats that I’ve used and share some of my experiences,… Continue Reading →

My Seasons of Discontent

There is an idea, which I strongly subscribe to, that bad weather equals good photography. And as I review my images at the end of each year it becomes obvious that summer is my least productive time for landscape “keepers”. In truth there are a number of reasons why this happens and the primary one… Continue Reading →

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