Political Anxiety Antidote

 “We have fallen heirs to the most glorious heritage a people ever received, and each one must do his part if we wish to show that the nation is worthy of its good fortune.”  ~Theodore Roosevelt […]

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I Have A Voice

   “There are no words that can tell the hidden spirit of the wilderness, that can reveal its mystery, its melancholy and its charm.”  ~ Theodore Roosevelt Well, here we go…just when I think it’s […]

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Wild Horses Dragged Me Away!

  “You know I can’t just let you slide through my hands and wild horses couldn’t drag me away.”   ~ “Wild Horses”  by the Rolling Stones We had a wonderful ten day trip to […]

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Oyster Catcher Thanksgiving

  It seems to me that the natural world is the greatest source of excitement; the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much […]

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Macro “Sun Painting”

  Strokes  and pools of light, color and form.  I call this “Sun Painting”.  I find it so enjoyable to shoot toward the sun for macro flower work.  I point my camera toward the bloom […]

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Flower Artistry…Creating Uniqueness

    Suggestions to get your inspiration flowing: Choosing your flower:   Any great image begins with a solid subject.  Look at your flowers closely and take the time to choose some beauties.  No blemishes unless […]

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Am I Having Fun Yet? Or, Willingness to Look My Worst! Bird Photo Tips from Susan

  Patience and tenacity are worth more than twice their weight of cleverness. ~ Thomas Huxley   Every shooting environment is different.  These are tips that are useful for shooting birds in an environment such […]

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“Bandon Rocks” Special Edition Poster!

I’m excited to introduce my first annual special edition poster!  For those of you who follow me you know that I have been working hard over the last two and one half years to develop […]

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I Love Bandon Summers

    Lately I’ve been collecting images of the artful beach huts that crop up along Bandon’s beach as the days begin to turn warmer. Visitors and locals alike, love creating structures from the sculpted driftwood […]

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Amazing Nature Photo Ops Close to Home…Common Murre Colonies

  Traveling around the nation and world to see exciting wildlife is a dream and something that I hope to do more of in coming years.  Yet, I need to remember that I have some […]

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