GALEN ROWELL, THE ORIGINAL ADVENTURER PHOTOGRAPHER

One of the first figures in the world of landscape photography to inspire me was Galen Rowell. Although I started my journey into photography...

Scenes From Iceland

SCENES FROM ICELAND

In my last travel video, I showed you some behind the scenes footage from a photo trip I took to the Faroe Islands with photographer...

 
 
 
“Luck is What Happens When Preparation Meets Opportunity”

“LUCK IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN PREPARATION MEETS OPPORTUNITY”

This is a famous quote by the Roman philosopher Seneca, and it's been a guiding principal in my photography as well as life in general....

How to Decide if Your New Photo is Ready for the Eyes of the World

HOW TO DECIDE IF YOUR NEW PHOTO IS READY FOR THE EYES OF THE WORLD

The fast-paced world of online photo sharing and the conveniences of digital development have combined to encourage increasingly rapid...

 
 
 
When Will Vandalism of our Treasured Locations Stop?

WHEN WILL VANDALISM OF OUR TREASURED LOCATIONS STOP?

This summer I visited Cape Kiwanda in Pacific City, Oregon. It was my first time to the area in about four years, the longest stretch...

Backlighting - My Favorite Light

BACKLIGHTING - MY FAVORITE LIGHT

I love backlighting in landscape photography; it creates an inner glow to mountain flowers, fall leaves, and meadows or rim lighting...

 
 
 
The Intersection of Weather and Photography

THE INTERSECTION OF WEATHER AND PHOTOGRAPHY

One of the most common questions I get asked when teaching workshops or discussing photography is, “How do you know when to go out...

Split Toning With Luminosity Masks

SPLIT TONING WITH LUMINOSITY MASKS

(Note: I published the video that accompanies this article on my YouTube Channel in June, so if you are a subscriber over there you...

 
 
 
Visual Flow

VISUAL FLOW

I was looking through several of my favorite images from the past 6 months and I noticed a pattern. Many of them have a visual flow...

Photography - Learning the Hard Way

PHOTOGRAPHY - LEARNING THE HARD WAY

Most of what you see and read around photography talks about our successes and showcases only our best work. This isn't surprising...

 
 
 
Top Ten Tips For Successful Wildflower Photography

TOP TEN TIPS FOR SUCCESSFUL WILDFLOWER PHOTOGRAPHY

Images from Mount Rainier in the Pacific Northwest Of Washington State My favorite time of the year for photographing nature is always...

Photographing The Faroe Islands

PHOTOGRAPHING THE FAROE ISLANDS

In April 2018 I had the opportunity to photograph on the Faroe Islands with fellow photographers Raynor Czerwinski and Josh Merrill....

 
 
 
Photoshop/TKActions Quick Tip: Cloud Sculpting

PHOTOSHOP/TKACTIONS QUICK TIP: CLOUD SCULPTING

In this short video tutorial, I share a quick and easy Photoshop tip for sculpting contour and depth into clouds using luminosity selections...

4K Photo Editing Monitor Review

4K PHOTO EDITING MONITOR REVIEW

BenQ contacted me to see if I would be interested in trying out one of their Adobe RGB 4K photo editing monitors. 4K resolution is...

 
 
 
Going 4K: BenQ SW320 Monitor, A Non-Technical Review

GOING 4K: BENQ SW320 MONITOR, A NON-TECHNICAL REVIEW

(Disclosure: BenQ sent me a free monitor to review, but no money or strings attached) BenQ contacted me to see if I would be interested...

Does that Landscape Photograph Belong in a Museum?

DOES THAT LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPH BELONG IN A MUSEUM?

A view of one of my prints alongside others in an exhibition in England. While the end uses of documentary and commercial photographs...

 
 
 
Quick and Easy Exposure Blend Technique

QUICK AND EASY EXPOSURE BLEND TECHNIQUE

Exposure blending has become a regular tool in the digital darkroom for a lot of photographers. Exposure blending allows you to create...

MY EXPERIENCE OWNING A DRONE + WINTER AERIAL HIGHLIGHT VIDEO

This winter, in addition to a new camera system, I also invested in a Mavic Pro drone. I've always wanted to do more aerial video and...

 
 
 
Thomas Moran, wilderness painter

THOMAS MORAN, WILDERNESS PAINTER

Wild, snow-capped American mountains are often named after presidents or explorers, but a mountain named after an artist? That's exactly...

Tips For Photographing White Sands National Monument Part 2

TIPS FOR PHOTOGRAPHING WHITE SANDS NATIONAL MONUMENT PART 2

Using the foreground ripples and reflected light to connect the background Introduction Back in 2011, I wrote an article on photographing...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist Carol Nelson

10"x110"x1" Mixed Media on Canvas/Available $275 Read more ...

House in the Air / TechnoArchitecture

House in the Air / TechnoArchitecture

© Shamanth Patil Architects: TechnoArchitecture Location: Bengaluru, India Lead Architect : Ar. Rajesh Shivaram Design Team: Ar. Deepak, Triguna Area: 5470.0 ft2 Project Year... Read more ...

New Mexico, Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Landscape Art Painting...

New Mexico, Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Landscape Art Painting “Pedernal With High Clouds” by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

18"x12" x1.5" Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Fine Art Free Standing Horizontal Sculpture, Resin, Steel, Cast Acrylic...

Fine Art Free Standing Horizontal Sculpture, Resin, Steel, Cast Acrylic “Aspen Trail” by Santa Fe Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

Side A: Side B: Take a walk among the aspens. There are 6 layers in this sculptural painting made from acrylic and collage. The piece is mounted in steel and is created to be... Read more ...

Wildlife,Bird, Raven Fine Art Painting “Survivor” by Colorado Artist Nancee...

Wildlife,Bird, Raven Fine Art Painting “Survivor” by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busses, Painter of the American West

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 16"x20"Acrylic On Canvas Board/sold Visit to Read more ...

Whistler's Bend

Whistler's Bend

10x10 inches oil on linenplein air North Umpqua River UVAA paint out Roseburg, Oregon Read more ...

Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki

Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki

Photo miron chomacki model juliakozl thx uknowmerecords Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki Read more ...

Blue Bottle Coffee Kobe Café / Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects

Blue Bottle Coffee Kobe Café / Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects

© Takumi Ota Architects: Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects Location: 1 Maemachi Chuo-ku Hyogo Japan Project Team: Masami Nakata Area: 214.1 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Rose flower with a cup of tea still life oil painting original

Rose flower with a cup of tea still life oil painting original

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Dr. John Oil blues Painting Art Jazz Paintings Piano "Dr. John Portrait" by...

Dr. John Oil blues Painting Art Jazz Paintings Piano "Dr. John Portrait" by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

Palette Knife Painting 20"x16" Oil on Canvas/sold Purchase a Fine Art Print of this Painting HERE Read more ...