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Adventures in Babysitting

September 03, 2015 - last week of August I helped a dear friend, newly single and going through a divorce, to babysit for her two daughters....
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Kelvin Underwood: Musician extraordinaire

October 26, 2014 - I have known Kelvin for two years and he is one of the most talented musicians I have met since arriving in Ashland a fe...
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Two Horses: Canyon, Texas

August 26, 2014 - I spent almost two weeks down in Canyon, Texas working with Brent and Kris Graef on their videos and website... but took...
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Aluna Michelle gives birth to son Leo Alexander on August 9th 2014

August 26, 2014 - Friend, organic farmer, muse: Aluna Michelle gave birth to her son, Leo Alexander, on August 9th: It is my great joy...
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Brent and Kris family photos at home in Canyon, Texas

August 18, 2014 - I spent about 10 days at Brent and Kris' home in Canyon, TX working on their new website and training videos... and of c...
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This was way too easy: photographing the lovely Gabriella of Ashland

July 19, 2014 - The other day i had a blast spending it the studio (thanks to Barbara Tricarico) photographing the lovely Gabriella who...
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Horses need other horses.

July 19, 2014 - Since developing a relationship with horses these past two years... I've notice how many people in the Rogue Valley keep...
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Brent Graef Training Videos Coming this Fall 2014

July 01, 2014 - Although heavily in the midst of editing through a ton of footage (approximately a Terra-byte of video) filmed this Spri...
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Friends of Animals & Barbara Tricarico Book Signing

June 24, 2014 - Yesterday my dear friend and author/photographer, Barbara Tricarico, teamed up with FOTAS (Friends of Animals which supp...
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My Day at Slate's Birthday Party

June 20, 2014 - This past Spring I had the pleasure to photograph Slate's big birthday bash held in Lithia Park. Everyone in the extende...
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Brent and Kris Graef with Yearling

June 10, 2014 - Although I spent most of my time videoing Brent and Kris training others on how to handle wild yearlings, I did get some...
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Tribute to Gordon Willis: Prince of Darkness

June 02, 2014 - I didn't know who he was till I was much older (late 30's) but I was mesmerized by his cinematography watching his films...
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Queen of the Scottish Highlands

May 16, 2014 - Last week I took a photo of a good friend's daughter, who was attending the local Hocktide festival here in the Rogue Va...
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Brent Graef training clinic for Wild Yearlings

May 16, 2014 - I just returned from 10 days in Texas, filming and photographing a wonderful clinic conducted by the amazing Brent Graef...
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Lunar Eclipse During Year of the Horse

April 16, 2014 - Two of my favorite fascinations combined into one photo: space and horses. I was up late Monday night with friends and f...
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A sampling of photos taken during the AIFF Opening Night Photo Booth

April 09, 2014 - For the last 2 years I have had the pleasure of photographing (this year with the wonderful help of fellow photographer...
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Overview of Speedlights by Bob Davis.

April 01, 2014 - This is a nice, comprehensive overview of how one photographer, Bob Davis, travels light with his bag full of speed ligh...
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My favorite old Chevy Truck

March 16, 2014 - I pass by this old Chevy Truck just about every day as I bike along "A" street where it is always parked on the street,...
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Studio Lighting Tutorial photographing for Non GMO initiatives in Oregon

March 12, 2014 - A few weeks ago, I did a studio shoot for the Non GMO efforts (Friends of Family Farmers) here in Jackson County, Oregon...
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Faces of the Homeless in Ashland

February 17, 2014 - I ride my bike everywhere -- at least everywhere where there are no steep hills. And so I see a lot everything in Ashlan...
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Horses of the Rogue Valley

January 02, 2014 - As a photographer and ebook/print designer, I took the plunge and created my first eBook: Horses of the Rogue Valley. T...
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Intimate BBC Interview with Ansel Adams - made in 1983

September 21, 2013 - You know the photographs, and you know the man behind the camera: Ansel Adams, one of history’s greatest landscape photo...
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Meet my four legged friends ...

September 17, 2013 - Each day I ride my bike through Ashland and always I stop to feed fresh carrots to my mule friends. Actually four are mu...
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Portrait of an artist -- in Ashland

August 04, 2013 - Portrait of local artist Ian Thirkell who is studying animation for a graduate degree at the Savannah College of Art and...
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Photo-shoot: Sarah and Ian

July 09, 2013 - Last friday I had the pleasure of photographing two wonderful models, Sarah and Ian, both studying for their respective...
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Horse Friends

July 06, 2013 - Before I began photographing the Brent Graef workshop last month, I spent some leisurely time visiting all of the horses...
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Photo Exhibit of Ashland Film Festival @ Boulevard Coffee on June 13th 5 to 7pm

June 05, 2013 - If you are around Ashland on Thursday June 13th please join us at Boulevard Coffee (inside the Stratford Inn, across fro...
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Portrait of Brent Graef, Horse Whisperer out of Texas.

May 27, 2013 - One of the many photos I took last weekend of Brent during his extraordinary Horsemanship Workshop.
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The real deal: a true life Horse Whisperer

May 26, 2013 - After the pleasure of spending last weekend (May 19th) photographing Brent Graef's Horsemanship workshop, I am convinced...
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Greg Heisler: explains shooting Time Person of the Year

May 23, 2013 - " Photographer Greg Heisler worked with Time’s former design director Arthur Hochstein’s idea to capture Bill and Melind...
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Ashland Independent Film Festival April 4 - 8

April 11, 2013 - Beginning last thursday I spent the next 5 days photographing various venues at the 12th annual Ashland Independent Film...
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Horses and Mules of the Rogue Valley

April 03, 2013 - Last Saturday I had a great time photographing some of the horses and mules in the Rogue Valley.
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Heisler Photographs Alonzo Mourning

March 19, 2013 - Only Greg Heisler can do what he does, so well. I first met Greg when he was a guest speaker at a Jay Maisel workshop (s...
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Warhorse Alliance demo

March 12, 2013 - Doesn't get more pleasant than photographing horses at play. I spent the afternoon last saturday photographing a demo fr...
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Tedi Tate and Stryder

December 05, 2012 - Tedi Tate, owner of War-horse Alliance, photographed with Stryder on their ranch in Ashland, Oregon
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Richard Avedon - Darkness and Light Part 8

November 29, 2012 - "He lives so much with darkness and light -- he can find both sides in each person he photographs."
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Richard Avedon -- Darkness and Light Part 7

November 29, 2012 - "Photography is an invasive art form."
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How To Fix A Wet Camera

August 18, 2012 - Below is an entry from the Zoriah Photojournalism blog. I wish i had known this technique back a few weeks ago when I wa...
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