Photo at sunset of the Tillamook Rock Lighthouse in Oregon

Capturing the Tillamook Rock Lighthouse in Oregon

When our family set the Oregon coast as the family summer vacation destination of 2014, I was excited to see and photograph an area of the country that I had … Continue reading Capturing the Tillamook Rock Lighthouse in Oregon

Wild Weekly Photo Challenge: Sunsets

Although I have shared various sunset photos in previous posts, I figured I would share this post with a compilation of my favorite sunset photos in conjunction with the Wild … Continue reading Wild Weekly Photo Challenge: Sunsets

Decisions: Black and white OR color

My last blog post shared a photo of my daughter running along the beach with the low-setting sun. Another photo I shot at that same San Franciscan beach was of … Continue reading Decisions: Black and white OR color

Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette

Earlier today, my family and I returned home following one of the best family vacations we have had in a long time. Tomorrow morning I get to go back to … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette

Weekly Photo Challenge: Unfocused

I wasn’t sure how to best take a photo in Hawaii that was unfocused. I kept thinking that when I take a photo of something, I would want it to … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Unfocused

Snorkeler’s view: In and Out of the Water

I’ve tried to get one of those shots where you see in and out of the water in a single shot. Since this is the first real waterproof camera I’ve … Continue reading Snorkeler’s view: In and Out of the Water

Palm Trees, Ka’anapali Beach and Stargazing

Last night I headed out to the beach with my camera to get a few shots on Ka’anapali beach. I spent an hour or so taking shots, and had to … Continue reading Palm Trees, Ka’anapali Beach and Stargazing

Shooting the Super Moon in Hawaii

Aloha! Yesterday was a long day – 28 hours in fact. That’s what happens when you hop on an airplane in Salt Lake City and head west, all the way … Continue reading Shooting the Super Moon in Hawaii