Tahiti & the French Polynesia is not a place I ever imagined I would travel to. In August of 2012, I won the grand prize in ISLANDS magazine’s annual photo contest. I don’t generally enter a lot of contests for various reasons, but when the prize is right, I will put the effort into getting an image or 2 out there just for fun. I actually would have never known about this particular contest if it weren’t for my co-worker having a subscription to the magazine. I was very excited to do some photography in Tahiti & the French Polynesia. After seeing the advertisement one night and noticing a 7 day cruise for 2 that covered 5 islands in Tahiti & the French Polynesia as [...]
Patagonia is one of those places that I’ve wanted to visit for quite some time now, and I was finally able to make the journey to Argentina and Chile to see the beauty of this incredible place firsthand. The landscapes and mountain peaks are simply incredible, and although Patagonia photography is a bit challenging at times, it’s quite the paradise for photographers. It’s by far my favorite place that I have traveled.
This is a 7 minute SE Asia slideshow that I made for a recent presentation that I gave to the Cascade Camera Club in Bend, OR. The slideshow contains images and video from my recent travels to SE Asia… The Cascade Camera Club has been around for quite awhile, and my good friend Brent McGregor is one of the members that helps with booking the monthly speakers. I’m not much of a public speaker, and always get nervous when talking in front of a big crowd. Speaking at the club was not bad at all though, and the members are all very friendly and just interested in the photography. The This is my first slideshow attempt, and it took me awhile to get it all [...]