The Orgasmic Qualities of the Neutral Density Filter

Before you go all PC on me, know that I mean it. Used the right way, a photograph with the “right” neutral density filter makes me quiver. It goes beyond a photograph, it’s actually a time lapse event all in one frame. It’s arrested sensations frozen in megapixels, oogled by many or just a few. […]

Another Day at the Beach

No one except a photographer would consider today a beach day. We had the usual weather at the Black Sands Beach; low 30’s with stinging ice crystals, gusting winds to 40 MPH, you know the usual constant drizzle that keeps you soaked and spots your lens, thats what I am talk ing about. Oh my […]

When it’s Good, it’s Good, But When it’s Bad…..

Miles and miles of roads to nowhere, skies that never end and clouds that seem like heaven. That’s Iceland. What you can’t see and what affects us heavily on this trip is the wind. Forty MPH gusts and hard, constant winds make opening a car door a very dangerous experience. As I write this, the […]

Blizzards, Rain Storms, Snow Squalls & Locus – No Problem

The water was hostile, repelling visitors wanting it all for herself. The diamonds on the beach were too beautiful for anyone but the greedy ocean, clutching each one. Finally, she relented as we snatched the jewels from her very grip running for our lives being chased by her out stretched tentacles.