Photographer & Traveler

Recent Blog Posts

Bridges

I like bridges. They all serve essentially the same purpose, yet they are all so different. On a recent trip to Mill Creek Park in Youngstown, Ohio, my wife and I were heading to Lanternman’s Mill. Taking a new route, as we were about to cross Mill Creek, we came upon the bridge in the…

Negative Space and Minimalist Photography

Which types of photographs do you like more, really busy photos with lots of things going on or very simple photos with lots of empty space? I posted this photo called “Simplicity” in my Google+ stream this week and received more plusses than I have on any other photograph. I like all kinds of photographs,…

Personal Photography Projects

Have You ever Considered a Personal Photography Project? At the beginning of 2013 I started a personal photography project that I called “Barns-n-Farms.” My goal was to post a photograph of a barn every Friday on Google+.  I didn’t shoot one every week, but did post one every week. What I would do is every…

Photography Resolutions for 2014

What is your photography resolution for 2014? My resolution is to shoot more often, but shoot fewer photographs. I would like to continue in my journey to get away from the “spray and pray” method, to making more publishable and deliberate photographs. I’ll still continue to shoot lots of snapshots when on vacation. But, when…