Category: Thoughts

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

New Years Resolutions for Photography?

New Years Resolutions for Photography?

Well, we made it to 2019.  Is the turning of a new year a big deal for you?   If so, that's great.  It can be a wonderful milestone to make some commitments to yourself, or others, for the coming days.  Everyone has their own level of commitment to the sentiment of New Years. For … Continue reading New Years Resolutions for Photography?