Story time

March 27, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
The old saying “A picture can be a thousand words.” And sometime a picture can be summed up into a few words. In my job as an Army photographer I’m always trying to tell a story about events. My approach is to get as much information in one photo as possible. However it’s the simple, less busy image that still tell the story that I enjoy the most....
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Less is more.

March 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Have you ever gone out to photograph and you feel like you just shoot a wall hanger (“wall hanger” the winner, the Ansell Adams image, homerun) only to get home and think “what posses me to take the picture?” Well this image is not one of those. This is more like “ Hey there something about that I like, oh well just take it and delete it later. A...
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Photo Safari

March 13, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Ok I know this is a photographic cliché. I just couldn’t help myself. He was just so cute. (Maybe it was a girl squirrel, not sure) What is a Photo Safari, that’s when I have a day off and my wife is working. I grab my camera backpack and get in the car and just go looking for something to photograph. No time or due date just me and my camera, go...
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Change is a good thing.

March 06, 2017  •  4 Comments
First let me apologize for getting behind on my blogging. I change things in my life and my photography. In life: I have resigned my position as pastor at church. Still going to the same church, some maybe asking why? That would be a great question. In the beginning started with 35 and now we are running about 120 worshippers every Sunday and it w...
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Cup runneth over

February 13, 2017  •  1 Comment
Culture needs to be experienced, you have to spend time in country to understand the culture of people. In Ethiopia if the coffee doesn’t spill over the sides of the cup, it mean they are cheating you out of a full cup. Ethiopians take pride in being fair people.
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