Wild and Scenic

Recently I had an opportunity to view some of Florida’s wild and scenic landscapes from the comfort of a pontoon boat. Our goal was to photograph Swallow-tailed Kites as they staged prior to their migration to Brazil and other countries in South America. The kites return to Florida, Georgia...

Sunrise Opportunities

This past winter, I had two mornings with quite a few sunrise opportunities that I was thrilled to capture. Normally I try to capture sunrise images as landscapes with something interesting in the composition. On these particular mornings, my goal was not to capture the sunrise, but to capture...

Oregon Coast

As our trip to Oregon began to wind down, I spent a second day trying to shoot as much of the Oregon coast as I could. I didn’t get to go to all the places I wanted to go, but I certainly enjoyed the areas I did visit and...

Yachats Oregon

We spent 4 nights in Yachats Oregon (pronouced Ya-Hots) as part of our vacation on the Oregon Coast. We rented a house from Yachats Village Rentals on the coast there last year and liked it so much that we returned this year with Mary and Skip. Yachats means “dark...

Ecola State Park

The day after we arrived in Cannon Beach, I woke up before sunrise to head up to Ecola State Park for some early morning photography. Ecola State Park is immediately north of Cannon Beach and easily accessible with lots of hiking trails. I wasn’t sure what I would find,...