Random thoughts – finding your passion

• Random thoughts – Passion While in Charleston I ran across long time friend, William Manning, who has become a very busy and well known architectural photographer. We agreed to meet at a local Thai restaurant for a late lunch before he and son, Matthew,...

Acadia Fall 2016 epilogue

• Acadia Fall 2016 Epilogue We took a hiatus from Acadia for the past three years, opting for different venues. Returning to Acadia to conduct our workshop, one of my first locations when I started in this business, felt great. The color was excellent and still coming...

Madeline Island workshop 2016 epilogue

Madeline Island 2016 epilogue We finished our 2nd annual workshop at one of our new favorite venues, The Madeline Island School for the Arts. This year, we further explored this image rich locale, including taking the class out to the incredible sea caves on...

Charleston 2016 workshop series epilogue

Charleston 2016 workshop series epilogue We just finished our annual Charleston Creativity workshop series. Our Visual Artistry workshop followed by our software intensive Digital Edge workshop were both attended by great individuals, inquisitive and eager to learn....

Iceland 2016 – Summerama #1 (B&W)

Iceland 2016 – Summerama #1 (B&W) Recently, I have found the beginnings of my B&W voice. I have a long way to go, but am pretty excited about getting deeper into the process and finally finding a processing pathway that makes sense to me.  Images from...

Random thoughts: Why B&W?

Exactly. Why Black and White? When and why does one decide? The answers are subjective? There is no definitive answer. But, with enough experience, one can pretty quickly see a scene in B&W. The above image looked nothing like the reality, but this was what I was...