We just returned from a photo expedition to the San Juan Mountains to capture the phenomenal fall color. We have never seen fall colors as vivid as these. The Gambel oaks and aspens were synchronized, creating color as far as the eye could see. Continue reading Colorado Autumn in the San Juans
As a photographer, I have shared my images with two artists who have used them as a starting point for some of their work: Sheila Peck in watercolor and Judi Schultze in pastel. Again and again Sheila and Judi amazed me with what they discovered in the scene and how beautifully they expressed their discoveries. Continue reading Variations on a Scene
We are honored to learn that two of William’s photographs have been included in the Share the View online exhibition, sponsored by the Audubon Society of Greater Denver. One is a portrait of a Puffin taken in Iceland and the other is a landscape from Petrified Forest National Park. Continue reading Share the View Finalist
This charming little church sits on a small hill overlooking Route 1, the Ring Road that encircles Iceland. The corrugated metal walls are quite common for country churches constructed after all the trees had been cut. As a photographer I knew about the beauty of Icelandic churches, but I was fascinated to learn about their history and architecture–always grand but never pretentious.
I am not a sports photographer, but when an international-level event comes down my street, I break out the cameras and walk the 25 steps necessary to make some images. Last Saturday, Stage 6 of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge raced around the corner nearest my house. (See the photos below.) Continue reading Learning Sports Photography Hands-On