blue jay flight

Flight of the Blue Jay I’m still a bit limited in getting out to photograph I’m trying to keep my camera reflexes in good shape. I continue looking for creative photo opportunities close to home. Anytime I can study the … Continue reading

ppa district competition – artist

Professional Photographers of America Southwest District – Artist Category The other day I shared the Photographic Open results for the PPA Southwest District Photographic Competition. Today I share my results from the Artist Competition. All four images were judged to … Continue reading

blackwater national wildlife refuge part three

Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge – Part Three If you have followed my work for any length of time, you know that I enjoy moving my work into a more painting-based look. I have taken a term I heard from Julianne … Continue reading

blackwater national wildlife refuge part two

Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge – Part Two While in Maryland presenting some photography programs to MDPPA I found some extra time to go in search of wildlife. I had the pleasure of spending a couple of days with Chris Paulis … Continue reading

blackwater national wildlife refuge

Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge Last week I was speaking at the Maryland Professional Photographers Association. It was a great group, and we made a solid connection in what became an all-day program due to weather conditions that were a wee … Continue reading

salt river wildlife – part duex

Salt River Wildlife – Part Two As I mentioned in the previous post using the new gear from Panasonic with five-axis image stabilization such as in theĀ Lumix GH5 and the long reach of the Leica 100-400mm lens makes photographing wildlife … Continue reading

outdoor photography

Outdoor Photography – Walking Oak Creek Getting out into the open air in among the Vortexes of Sedona, Arizona is a great pick me up from being behind the screen of the electronic world in which we spend a fair … Continue reading

wetlands sedona

Sedona Wetlands Difficult to believe that there are wetlands in the high desert of Sedona. But, there are! And it’s becoming one of my favorite places to test out new cameras and lens combinations. The Sedona Wetlands Preserve is approximately … Continue reading