Photographing the Everyday

Photo Schoolhouse in the Rain

Recently*, a podcast that I listen to fielded a question about staying photographically motivated. The question was – and I’m paraphrasing – “Help! I’m a photographer living in boring Nebraska. What can I possibly photograph?” The podcasters gave some advice, but I think there is more to say to this photographer who, like me, lives… Continue reading Photographing the Everyday

Simply Tree

I loved this photo even before I took it. What caught my eye were the strong lines in the mown grass and the minimalism of the lone tree on a hillside. But this photo is all about framing the shot. The photo hasn't been overly photoshopped, and yet the photo doesn't reflect reality. From this angle, the massive… Continue reading Simply Tree

Santorini Weathered Door

Photo taken Santorini, Greece 2014 This photo combines my love of taking photos of doors and windows and my obsession for capturing human architecture being dissolved back into nature. This particular structure is located on the old port in Thira, Santorini - right next to the waves of the Aegean Sea. This is not one of those beautiful… Continue reading Santorini Weathered Door