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my favorite photographs of 2009

The end of the year, a time for reflection. Although it was a busy year, I managed to create a number of photographs I am very proud of….

Getting past the overly-familiar

Certain scenes are so popular in nature photography, that their popularity drains them of any emotional significance. After years of seeing the work of Ansel and his imitators,…

New website features: keywords and lightbox

If you follow me on Twitter, you’ll know that I’ve been hard at work for the past couple weeks improving my website. I am proud to announce that…

how coding my website improves my art

This past week I’ve been hard at work on my website, improving the backend and adding new features. I am adding keywords to all my photographs, so that…

I’ve added new photographs to my site

I just emailed my autumn newsletter, in which I announced the newest photographs added to my website. These are photographs that I created over the summer, including abstract…

finding needles in a haystack

In preparation for my fall newsletter, I’ve continued to pour through the photographs I have taken over the past spring and summer, looking for the best ones to…

in anticipation of fall

Quickly, fall is upon us. The leaves are just begining to change colors, with only the first few being shaken out of the trees by today’s unexpectedly strong…

a little help from your friends

Sometimes you need the help of friends and peers to see the potential in your own art. I had spent yesterday photographing some flowers we picked up at…

finding new possibilities in an old photograph

For the past two days, I’ve been revisiting a very abstract photograph of a leaf I shot a long time ago, discovering new possibilities. This photograph comes from…

group shows and interviews

It has been a very busy summer for me! I was recently profiled for the Artists and their Influences series by Lisa Pressman, as well interviewed for the…

new abstraction of a sunflower

Our farmer’s market has been bursting with sunflowers lately, so I’ve been working a lot with them. However, the sunflower is such a iconic flower, that it is…

new photographs added to my site

I have added 20 new photographs to my website, including abstract photographs of ice, bark, sunflowers and pine needles. If you’ve been following this blog, you’ve seen a…

a new abstract of a fallen leaf

A couple days ago, I was picking up my son from camp. As we walked back to the car, I pointed out to him all of these little…

Like Hubble images from outer space

Wendy Edsall-Kerwin is a jewelry artist and metalsmith who showcases a different artist each month on her blog. I am honored that she named me her July Artist…

revisiting old photographs

I’ve been spending some time this morning revisiting some older photographs of mine. I had stumbled across one from a couple years ago, and my first reaction was…