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Current Posts - Ideas from all over

Words and ideas on a wide range of topics from travel to art from woodworking to painting.

27th May 17

Trekking in Nepal – summer 2017

The opportunity to do a 10-day trek in Nepal was never something I imagined...
5th May 17

One more dance photo session

One last photo session for the term with the dancer Sami Corbitt. This time...
3rd May 17

Rainy Day Photoshoot in the Dance Studio

The best way I can think of spending a rainy day could be spending...
21st Apr 17

NIght Photo Shoot

Took my class out to a local field at night for a photo shoot....
10th Dec 16

Painting in Greece

Just returned from a 10 week adventure through parts of Greece and Italy. I...
6th Oct 16

Creating graphics on the road

Here is a small sample of work created while traveling through Greece during September...
29th Sep 16

A taste of Greece

I have had the good fortune to travel to Greece nine times in the...
29th Sep 16

Exploring the world through the eyes of a fish

I finally broke down and purchased a fish-eye lens and hardly ever want to...
6th Mar 16

The pelicans are overhead

About twice a year large flocks of pelicans are seen flying up or down...
6th Mar 16

Pulling images from the past few years

Here is a collection of images from the past 10 years of shooting. They...
6th Mar 16

Celebration Day plays the Pageant

Over the past four years I have had the chance to see the band...
13th Jan 16

Late November Light

Sweet light is how I have had it described to me. And that is...
13th Jan 16

A day of rain – red

Late October is a great time to shoot the light and color along the...
13th Jan 16

Photography of dance

The past fall I taught a class in the art of sport photography. We...
29th Sep 15

50 feet

In just fifty feet from my studio I found these images. No manipulation in...
26th Sep 15

TASK party at Principia College

Principia College hosted a TASK party on September 24th in Morey Fieldhouse. Oliver Herring...
22nd Sep 15

The High Plains of Nebraska

The far western edge of Nebraska would at first appear to be like the...
17th Sep 15

Early morning walk

Took a short walk this morning along the bluffs of the Mississippi River with...
12th Sep 15

Experimental Soccer

No, not a new sport but a different approach to capturing the game in...
11th Sep 15

Blasts from the past

It is always fun to dig into old folders and find a few treasures...
11th Sep 15

Sunsets over the Mississippi River

Not only has the weather been changing over the past 20 years the sunsets...
11th Sep 15

It gets wild around here

Outside my studio/office at Principia College there is a growing cast of characters and...
11th Sep 15

Fog and mist

A short collection of images from in and around the studio on foggy and...
11th Sep 15

A short trip to Greece and Turkey—Summer 2015

In July I headed off to Greece and Turkey to prepare for the next...
11th Sep 15

Best of Fall 2014 Sports

A short selection of the best shots from the fall 2014 Principia College sports...
11th Sep 15

Early morning walk to Eliestoun

The fog lifted and the sun was up. Should have left one hour earlier...
11th Sep 15

Home opener for Principia College Cross Country

The home opener for Principia College cross country started late on a Friday afternoon....
2nd Sep 15

2015 Thunderchickens have started their season

The Principia College rugby team, The Thunderchickens, have kicked off their 2015 season with...
2nd Sep 15

2014 and UFO’s

The sightings of UFO’s in the United States has been rising each year over...
2nd Sep 15

New Movie Posters from Graphic Design II

Each time I teach Graphic Design II the class creates movie posters. And I...