Happy New Year!

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 in Articles | One Comment
Happy New Year!

 May your year ahead be a jumble of colors and textures and exotic shapes and may you work joyfully to make sense of it! Happy New Year to All!

Image of the Year

Posted by on Dec 30, 2014 in Articles | 2 Comments
Image of the Year

So my last post got me thinking- Is there a single favorite image of the year? It is easy to pick your favorite images but could I pick a single favorite for the entire year? This got me thinking about all that photography can represent to a person- desires, accomplishments, awards, goals, fun, etc, etc, […]

Favorite Images of 2014

Posted by on Dec 27, 2014 in Articles, Uncategorized | 2 Comments
Favorite Images of 2014

Here are my favorite images that I took in 2014. An interesting mix of nature and people due to my two unexpected trips to Africa in 2014. Hope you like them!

A Black and White Storm

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in Articles | One Comment
A Black and White Storm

Well, it has been a black and white world around here in Vermont of late. We got a big winter storm on Tuesday that dumped a foot of snow then an inch of rain and them more snow overburdening trees, breaking power lines and making any kind of travel very difficult. I have been out […]

Uganda Gallery

Posted by on Dec 9, 2014 in Articles | One Comment
Uganda Gallery

I have put all my favorite images from my last trip to Uganda together here is a small gallery. Hope you like them!

Hand Holding Twilight Owls

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Articles | No Comments
Hand Holding Twilight Owls

“Okay, I get what you wrote about hand holding a telephoto lens when photographing in the daylight- widest f-stop, highest useable ISO, brace if possible, shoot a burst- but how did you get the shot of the owl in the dark? Still hand held?” Yupper! Still hand held. The reason it is hand held is […]

Handholding Lions

Posted by on Nov 22, 2014 in Articles | No Comments
Handholding Lions

Time to pull the curtain back and let you in on the how-to of some of the photos from Africa. Every picture I took on this last trip I took hand held. Yes I carried both a tripod and a monopod and yes I had them with me whenever I was photographing but there was […]

More Pics from Uganda

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in Articles | No Comments
More Pics from Uganda

Here are a few more of my favorite pics from my trip to Uganda. I will start to give some more substantive posts as soon as my small but perfectly formed brain comes back on line. Lots I learned on this trip. Lots I want to share.

Favorite Pics (so far)

Posted by on Nov 9, 2014 in Articles | One Comment
Favorite Pics (so far)

Here are some of my favorite images I have taken so far. I actually haven’t taken many photos on this trip- too much bird watching, a lot of mediocre light and a lot of better pictures already in my files. But when the light and animals and the situation has been good. It has been […]

The Magical Luci Light

Posted by on Nov 9, 2014 in Articles | 3 Comments
The Magical Luci Light

This is a Luci Light. It is an inflatable, plastic, solar powered light, manufactured by Mpowerd, that has all the power necessary to change a person’s life. A Luci light costs about $15 and lasts about 2 years (new Luci Lights will last up to 10 years). It is usually sold to be used by backpackers and […]