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Macro Photography: The Wonderful World of Micro Landscapes

Macro photography has given me a creative shot in the arm! As you may know, I am a landscape photographer.  I love photographing grand vistas, viewpoints with magnificent scenery, roadside turnouts overlooking mountain ranges, and […]

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Cherry Blossoms Are Back In Door County!

Cherry blossoms are back in Door County, Wisconsin!  The orchards are waking up from winter in a beautiful way.  The cherry trees (and apple trees) are blossoming as they always do.  From Sturgeon Bay to […]

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How to get a photo from a camera to Instagram

Instagram is primarily a social media network based on smartphone usage.  There is limited use outside of the mobile app.  You can view, like, comment on pictures on a computer but anything else is limited.  […]

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Iceland Travel Tips: 8 Tips For Your Adventure

Iceland is a great place to visit.  I think everyone should go there at least once.  Flights are cheap so why not?  In this post I will share some Iceland travel tips.  I am by […]

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Door County Proposal: 3 Perfect Locations

Are you thinking of popping the question?  Do you love Door County?  Well Door County would be a fantastic place to propose.  This special moment in your lives will be even more memorable when you […]

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L-bracket: A Must Own Item

I put it off for a long time and didn’t think they would make all that much of a difference.  I was able to do everything I wanted to do without it.  Boy was I […]

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Backup Strategy: 3-2-1 Rule and My Plan

File organization and having a good backup strategy for those files is extremely important for photographers.  Many if not all of our images are one of a kind and irreplaceable.  These images could be once […]

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Are You On Instagram?

Are you on Instagram?  If you would like to see even more of my images I’d live it if you followed me over there.  I am most active on Instagram than anywhere else on social […]

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Tamron 15-30 mm f/2.8 – My Favorite Lens

This is a review of the Tamron 15-30 mm SP F/2.8 Di VC USD lens.  This post is in no way sponsored or paid for by Tamron or anyone else.  I am simply sharing my […]

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Watermarks: The Endless Debate

Watermarks are a much debated topic in the photography community.  If you go on Reddit, Facebook, or any of the other numerous venues for online discussion you will find many threads on this issue.  Some […]

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Iceland Photography Locations: My Map

Iceland is an amazing place.  Epic landscapes are literally everywhere you look.  There are many, many especially beautiful locations that have become favorites of photographers.  Before I left for my trip to the island in […]

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Playing 3rd Wheel to a Camera: 6 Tips for Partners of Photographers

“Playing 3rd Wheel to a Camera: 6 Tips for Partners of Photographers” is a guest post written by my wife, Sally.  Getting a good balance with photography and family is an issue faced by many […]

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Sturgeon Bay Fine Art Fair 2018

Join me this Memorial Day weekend at Sunset Park for the 2018 Sturgeon Bay Fine Art Fair.  As a yearly vendor, I can say that this event is always a lot of fun.  Every year […]

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Northern Lights: Aurora Hunting In Iceland

The Aurora Borealis, more commonly known as the Northern Lights,  are one of nature’s most beautiful gifts.  Ribbons of green and streaks of purple and blue all moving around in an almost choreographed dance.  I […]

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Photo Sessions Sale – 20% Off

Is it time to finally update your family photos?  Summer is just around the corner and it is a great time to get new photos done with beautiful Door County, Wisconsin as a backdrop.  I […]

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2018 Print Sale Schedule

Another summer is rapidly approaching and I have finalized my print sale schedule for this season.  I am spending my 5th summer setting up my booth at Door County’s art fairs, farmers markets, and town […]

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I’m Having A (Online) Rummage Sale! Photo gear for sale!

All items have been sold.  Thank you so much for your interest!   It’s time to clean out my closet a little bit.  I have some camera equipment for sale that I just am not […]

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Vero: The New Social Media App Making Waves

Over the past 24 hours or so a new social media app, Vero, has been making waves through the photography community.  I just started playing around with it today and it might have some promise.  […]

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How I Plan Photography Trips

What I love most about photography is all the places I get to visit while pursuing my passion.  There’s so much beauty in this world and I love to see, experience, and photograph that beauty.  […]

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How To Photograph Freighters In Sturgeon Bay

It’s the time of year when the Great Lakes freighters come in to Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin for their winter layup.  During this time they will receive repairs and upgrades at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding that will […]

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