Category: Thoughts

BLOG IS MOVING

BLOG IS MOVING

Hi Everyone, I appreciate your subscriptions and following along on my photographic journey!  You folks rock! I just built a new website with a new blog, so this blog in moving.  I encourage, and ask, you to visit my new site and subscribe to my blog over there!  I will be creating a lot more … Continue reading BLOG IS MOVING

Stuck Inside? Be Photo Productive

Stuck Inside? Be Photo Productive

These are crazy times for sure and for some working to practice social distancing, they find themselves at home and not used to being in the house for so many hours a day.  If you're feeling a bit stuck on what to do with yourself, there are a TON of photo related activities you can … Continue reading Stuck Inside? Be Photo Productive

2019 Favorite Images

2019 Favorite Images

The end of the year always brings a welcome activity of looking back over the year of photography and reflecting on what went well and what didn't go so well, what areas I showed growth and what areas I didn't do as well as I wanted to. And I typically gain some insight as to … Continue reading 2019 Favorite Images

Natural Abstracts

Natural Abstracts

I love shooting in the Palouse area of Eastern Washington. There is so much variety and creative possibilities.  However, there is one thing that I really look forward to shooting and when i see something, I get excited, maybe giddy, with the possibilities.....that is the plethora of natural abstracts in the wheat fields. I use … Continue reading Natural Abstracts

Running a Photo Business

Running a Photo Business

I'm sitting here after a week off at the coast with the family for Spring Break.  We had a great family time together, enjoying everything the Oregon coast had to offer from varied weather, sandy beaches, rocky coastlines, tide pools, forest streams, small quaint towns and lots of great downtime and reconnection with the family. … Continue reading Running a Photo Business

Photojournalist Ken Hawkins

Photojournalist Ken Hawkins

If I was asked to categorize myself (btw I hate answering this question), I would say I'm a photographer. Period.  Then, I might add that I make my living in the photo genre of landscape and nature, but I'm keenly interested in all genres of photography and I don't try to limit my experiences, skills … Continue reading Photojournalist Ken Hawkins

Photo Editing Software – The Golden Age

Photo Editing Software – The Golden Age

It seems like we are in the golden age of photo editing software, with endless choices and possibilities for editing our software.  We should rejoice and be thankful for all of the choice available to us as photographers, Back in "the day", we only had Adobe Photoshop to choose from for any type of intermediate … Continue reading Photo Editing Software – The Golden Age