My Sunflower Obsession

My Sunflower Obsession

My Sunflower Obsession
It’s that time again – the time that I decide I can’t possibly take any more photographs of sunflowers. Yet I do! This post is about all the different ways to photograph sunflowers.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginnings

Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginnings

This week, the theme is to:

Photograph beginnings
Beginnings are positive, hopeful, and maybe a little daunting. 

All Beach: Colorado Sand Dunes

All Beach: Colorado Sand Dunes

It’s summer and I’ve made a trip to Colorado to visit family. Colorado is nothing if it’s not varied. There are the aspens and sweeping mountain views, but Colorado is also the southwest (the hint is in the name: Color-Red). There are flat plains (the Kansas part of Colorado) and desert – which is where I was heading.
This trip, I was in the mood for some desert sand dunes.

A Highway Runs Through It: Driving I-70

A Highway Runs Through It: Driving I-70

In this post, I’ll review some of my favorite stops along I-70, but I also hope to inspire those of you making long road trips this summer to stop, detour, and generally enjoy the ride – Making the journey part of the destination.

Creating WOW Sunset Photos

Creating WOW Sunset Photos

The light and color in the sky at sunrise and sunset can add a lot to your travel shots. In this post, I’ll talk about what goes into making that great sunrise or sunset photo – the type of photos that people love to like!

In this post, I’ll talk about the “wheres”, “whens”, and “hows” of taking quality sunrise and sunset photos.

Photographing the Everyday

Photographing the Everyday

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 […]