The Sony Generation

As a dedicated Canon shooter for the last 25 years and “digitally” since the Digital Rebel was released over 10 years ago, I have loved working with my Canon equipment. Every time a new upgrade is released, I can’t help but get it. The last major purchase for me was the Canon 5d MkIII and […]

To See

I don’t know how to describe the feeling of low flight through incredible landscape like these, and to see what is possible through the eyes of an infrared camera, it really is just so different. On Thursday, I had the privilege of being invited to take a 50-minute flight though in the Mt. Cook area […]

Makes You Smile

Vinalhaven, ME sunrise

Funny thing about the people from Vinalhaven, they are nice. Really nice. Everyone who passes someone else in a car, waves. If they pass on the street, they say hi. It’s about the friendliest place I’ve been in the U.S. True, in Scotland you’re likely to be invited in for tea, dinner or more just […]

The Sound of a Tree

You know the old saying; “If a tree falls in the forest and no one is there, does it make a sound?” Of course it does, the sound is mechanical, physical, the tree is obligated to send out sound waves as the trunk hits the ground. I have a different question. If a tree is […]

End of Day

Today was a settle-in day. I woke up to brilliant sunshine and a perfectly clear sky. I saw through my little window that the tide had come in but started to reverse out. The white foam looked like industrial waste was collecting on the sides of the inlet, a dull yellow foam that can’t be […]

Tonight I Sleep with the Fish

It’s not often I get to sleep with the fish in the ocean, but tonight is one of those nights because, you see… I am in a room hovering over the tidewater pool inlet just a few feet above the water. The sea is quiet tonight as it washes clean the ills of the day, […]