As a landscape photographer, my preferred locations are in the beautiful locations in nature. And living in the Pacific Northwest, this whole area is amazing beautiful. I am very fortunate to have so many beautiful landscape locations around me. What's even more, just traveling around the state during normal life, I am treated to lush … Continue reading Healing Power of Nature
I've been a long time Fuji X camera system aficionado, from the X-T1, X-E1, X-T2 and most recently the newly released X-T3. I've loved these cameras since they came out. The ergonomics, the logic for how the functions are laid out and most importantly, the incredible image quality that comes out of these cameras. Even … Continue reading Why a Fujifilm GFX?
Jack Graham and myself led a successful workshop to Katmai National Park in Alaska to photograph the amazing Alaskan Brown Bear (grizzly) in it's natural habitat. I put together a short video with highlights from our workshop. Check it out here If you want to check out the video from 2017, you can see that … Continue reading Katmai Photo Workshop Video 2018
For the second year in a row we made the trip to the amazing state of Alaska to photograph the Alaskan Brown Bear feeding on salmon. The salmon run is the largest in the world and the rivers can run red, looking like one could walk across the water on the backs of the fish. … Continue reading Photographing Bears in Katmai NP Alaska
The latest video installment about the fantastic image editing software called Luminar 2018 from the Skylum company. In this video, I highlight one small, yet key, filter that I use on every image I process.....the vignette filter. Adding a slight, or stronger, vignette to an image can do wonders to direct the viewers eye … Continue reading Luminar 2018 Image Editing – Vignette Filter
Just a little random thought from me today as I was discussing photography with my friend and mentor Jack Graham. As things often do between us, our conversation switched often between photography and music as both of us have a passion for both arts. Jack had recently acquired a turntable for his … Continue reading Analog Feel in a Digital World
If you follow any mirrorless camera news, you may have heard that Fujifilm released a new camera last week, called the X-H1. It's a fantastic addition to the X line and brings some long awaited technology as well. The biggest news about the camera is that it is the first of the X cameras to … Continue reading Fujifilm X-H1