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2017 Yellowstone & Grand Teton Workshop Report

This was my 20th visit to Yellowstone and the Grand Tetons and as usual, the weather took the group on quite a wild ride. As many of you know, my least favorite conditions for photography are slate gray skies or clear blue ones… well, we got none of that as you can see in the […]

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Iceland 2017 Workshop Report

This was my 6th workshop to Iceland and as usual, was quite challenging due to the weather but when the sun did peak out like it did in the image above during sunset at Mt. Kirkjufell, it was magical!  The best part was that less than 2 hours later, the skies cooperated once again and […]

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Arches, Canyonlands, Monument Valley 2017 report

This years’ workshop to the desert southwest proved to be quite challenging because the roads inside Arches national park we closed during the week and even had delays when they were open. One of the great benefits of working with such small group, I can easily change the itinerary when we are at a location […]

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Las Vegas, Valley of Fire, and ghost town trip report 2017

I’m catching up on workshop reports in the next few weeks as my I will be finalizing my entire 2018 workshop schedule shortly.  The Las Vegas workshop is one of my shortest but offers the greatest variety of subjects like the “brain building” shown above all the way to the natural formations of the Valley […]

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The Impact of a Vertical Comp

Many elements have an effect on the success of an image including color, composition, and subject, but it needs to have an immediate impact if it is to be truly successful and the most overlooked aspect of composition is composing vertically. It is by far my favorite element and combined with an ultra wide-angle lens […]

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