Tips for Better Backyard Photos

Tips for Better Backyard Photos

Even better backyard photos will never be as exciting as Art Wolfe’s Travels to the Edge. But with a bit of strategic landscaping and gardening, you can still have an enticing destination for stunning photography! Did I mention the travel time is a lot less than...

Kure Beach NC Photo Excursion

Over a 4-day weekend from March 17-20 my wife, Bonnie and I traveled with three of our Asheville NC photography friends to the small coastal town of Kure Beach (pronounced like Madame “Currie”) south of Wilmington NC. The beach just south of town has about a 200-yard...

Boca Grande, Florida – Seeing Beyond the Labels

In mid-January, my wife Bonnie and I traveled to Florida for a 3-day workshop on “The Art of Seeing” with photographers Les Saucier and Janet Garrity. We went to fabulous locations from our base at the Tween Waters Inn on Captiva Island. On our trip to...

Growing up with Santa

Our grandson, Martin turned 3 years old in early November and over Thanksgiving week, we were present to join in for the day-after-Thanksgiving visit from Santa in Oxford MS. This was the first year Martin wasn’t in tears from the Santa adventure. But you can...

Finding your creative voice, discovering the magic

“Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing–and keeping the unknown always beyond you.” ~ Georgia O’Keeffe We are all artists, creating the journey that our life becomes. Making art is simply a...