These are some photos from my trip to Moses Lake in Eastern Washington. I went somewhat recently for the fourth of July. I brought my real camera with me this time so it took a little while for me to edit the pictures. The place is beautiful, Eastern Washington has such a nice climate. Being… Read More A Trip To Moses Lake in Eastern Washington
The Hidden Garden Of Pike Place In Seattle’s famous market behind people shouting to each other at the shops and fish being thrown between fishermen there is a hidden garden, quiet and secluded. The serene garden is above the tops of the waterfront’s buildings and gives a beautiful view of the cascades, the sound and… Read More Finding The Secret Garden Of Pike Place Market
I took these 5 shots while I was hiking today at Snoqualmie Falls in Fall City. It was absolutely beautiful and I suggest taking a trip over there if you live in Washington, find your self in Washington or touring America. Washington has a lot of great geological destinations and nature hikes like this one.
For an awesome first person perspective of a motorcycle trip through the Swiss Alps, check out Roxy K’s post as she traverses the sharp turns of the famous mountain range. There is a great video too that is about 20 minutes long of her biking through the Swiss alps. This blog post and video really stood out to me… Read More Roxy K’s Intimate View Of The Swiss Alps
Photographing A River Without A Vanishing Point I am asked at times about my technique I use when I photograph rivers. The simple answer would be “try to capture the rivers intensity and power.” I do this with a couple of tricks in composition including removing the pictures vanishing point.
I had a successful valentines day last year that ended up being one of the best days of the year and did great things for our relationship. I took my girlfriend on an outdoor adventure all day in Snoqualmie a mountain pass near where I live. Of course there was dinner afterwards and a memorable… Read More Where To Take Your Girlfriend For Valentines Day
There is a concept known in the biologist, botanist and horticulturalist community which is a fairly recent one called “Tree Bathing” Sounds interesting… you say. What is tree bathing? you ask. What does it entail? you ask again, more skeptically. Tree bathing only requires that you sit or walk in nature and what recent science is confirming that… Read More How To Lower Heart Rate with Nature
Get the right lighting. 3/4 sun 1/4 shade is a good rule
Warm diffused light looks good Lighting the underbelly of the mushroom makes for a more dynamic picture (maybe bring a mirror)… Read More How To Photograph Mushrooms