Horseshoe Bend

September 27, 2014 - During my last road trip, I visited Horseshoe Bend while I was in Page, Arizona. I've traveled to a lot of places throug...
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The Mirror Trick

September 24, 2014 - Sometimes, I use what I refer to as the "Mirror Trick" to clean up a picture. This method came in handy after a recent v...
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The Road Less Traveled

September 22, 2014 - During my recent Desert Southwest Road Trip, I visited Chaco Culture Historical Park in New Mexico. This was one of my f...
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One Less Photo Location

September 19, 2014 - After a round of golf at the Manteno Golf Club yesterday, I stopped by the Manteno State Hospital to photograph an aband...
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"Blue Swallow Motel" Wins Photo of the Day!

September 17, 2014 - This morning, my "Blue Swallow Motel" picture won Imaging Resource's "Photo of the Day". CLICK HERE to view Imaging Reso...
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Blue Swallow Motel

September 17, 2014 - While driving sections of Route 66 through New Mexico, I remembered that Rick Sammon had once posted a photo of the hist...
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"Enchanted Forest" Takes 3rd Place

September 15, 2014 - My "Enchanted Forest" photograph was awarded Third Place in Imaging Resource's monthly photo contest for August. Click...
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Trip Statistics

September 14, 2014 - Many people think that travel must be a costly endeavor. It doesn't have to be. A couple of years ago, I completed a 22...
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Laughing Thrush at f/2

September 12, 2014 - It's a pleasure to shoot with my Nikon 200 f/2 lens. Most times, I shoot with the aperture wide open (at f/2) when using...
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Fisheye Perspective

September 10, 2014 - Last year, I purchased a fisheye (Sigma 15mm) lens. This is a specialized lens with limited application. I probably only...
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Focus Stacking & More

September 09, 2014 - During my last road trip, I used focus stacking for several images. Focus stacking involves taking multiple exposures to...
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September 06, 2014 - I doubt if "croppability" is a word--but for photography it should be! One of the things I like most about my Nikon D80...
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Eye Contact

September 04, 2014 - Earlier today, I visited the Brookfield Zoo. It was raining, so I spent all of my time in an indoor exhibit taking pictu...
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30 Seconds Every 30 Minutes

September 02, 2014 - After spending a few days in the desolate Chaco Canyon, the crowds at Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado came as a qui...
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