I've been mentally sitting on this blog post for a couple months. And yes, the title is a bit of an exaggeration, but it got your attention, right? Why am I bothering to put my thoughts into words about a negative experience? Because even though I don't think all our negative stuff in our lives needs to be broadcast, I do feel that others have experienced something similar — whether it be in photography, another art form, your job, or any aspect of your life. Life isn't perfect, no matter how many happy things we put on Facebook.Read More
New Additions—I'm sharing some new additions to my website with you today! Plus, a few words, too, that will give you a little background about the photographs. :) And you might see a couple of these in person at upcoming art events!
— Quiet Nature —
Often a person's first image is while they are standing up. The second image — try crouching down, getting more at your subject's "eye" level. In this case, the pine cone. You might find it's a better perspective and a more interesting photograph.....Read for more!Read More
Stillness in the Pines — Imagine walking through the pines in Oregon and experiencing the calming stillness of the landscape. Then stop. And just listen. A distant rustle of pine needles. A soft chirp of a nearby bird. An ever so slight breeze whispering through the pines. Besides the visual impression I give you, the one thing I wish I could also share is the quiet.....Read More
What is FILM FRIEND?
Basically, I'm asking you to be a patron of my art, to be a supporter. I know that many people don't have the wall space, or might not have the money, to buy a print or one of my images on canvas. But for $45 or less, you get a window into my creativity (by receiving 36 small, unedited prints.........Read More