Blue Hour Panorama From Seaside, OR

I’m always looking for shots whenever I travel. Just before the light faded away for the day, I ran out to my vacation condo’s balcony to capture the pool and the resort. This is a panorama merge of four images from my Nikon D700 and 14-24mm f2.8 wide angle lens.
After the merge, the image was [...]

Viewing Tethered Shoot on iPad with Capture Pilot

Just wrote a review for a great new product called Capture Pilot from the good people at Phase One. The product allows anyone with an iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch to view photos from a tethered photo shoot in real time. The product is truly awesome. Check out the article and see how I used [...]

Bleach Bypass from Nik Color Efex Pro 3.0

I think all photographers should keep current on software and post-processing methods. In the “old days” of digital photography we had to create everything in Photoshop. We learned all kids of tricks and methods to produce frames, grunge looks, cross processing, etc. Now, all we need to do is spend a few bucks on a [...]

Old Mill District - Bend, OR

Took a trip down to Bend Oregon a few days ago for a family wedding. While there, our extended family went out to dinner at an Italian restaurant in the Old Mill District. The Old Mill District is a great place to take photographs and I enjoyed capturing the buildings during the evening/dusk hours. All [...]

In Portland Oregon

After a quick two day break, I’m down in the Portland, Oregon area to run more workshops for the Nikonians Academy. This week we’ll be holding workshops with the Nikon D300, the Nikon wireless flash system and Nikon Capture NX 2.
Should be great fun and I’m really looking forward to meeting a bunch of new [...]

Participants taking photos last week

Here are a bunch of photographs from this weekend’s workshop participants. Having fun taking photos of flowers, sunrise, everything!

Awesome Workshop in Hood River

I just returned from a great Art of Travel Photography workshop in Hood River, Oregon. We had lots of happy people and everyone came away with some truly amazing photographs. 
We spent four days exploring the Columbia River Gorge and photographed locations from Vista House to the Tom McCall Nature Reserve to Mt. Hood. Folks came [...]

Art of Travel Photography Workshop

We’re out in Hood River Oregon photographing the beautiful fields of flowers and amazing waterfalls. Our four-day Art of Travel Photography workshop is aimed at helping folks how to take amazing travel photographs that they can be proud of. 
I took this photograph today on the drive out to Hood River. It is located at the [...]