Kevin is shooting in the Eagle’s Nest Wilderness, near Silverthorne, Colorado. Yesterday he had an enjoyable experience with Mountain Goats! After hiking up into the backcountry to Upper Willow Lake, he heard a strange whining sound. Suddenly a small herd of Mountain Goats came running towards him, up to just about three feet away. He… Read More
Butterflies are the only good bugs for healthcare art. Most other bugs don’t work. Buy why? According to Ulrich and Gilpin the same prohibition can be applied to snakes, spiders and big mammals looking right at you. Basically they are saying: Avoid all creepy subjects. There are two theories to explain this: Evolutionary Theory says that humans… Read More
Behind the Lens: The gentle swell of the land is revealed by the curve in the low stone fence. Backlighting from the morning sun gives it a feeling of hope as seen above in Rock Wall Salt Marsh Panorama_3642.
What makes a successful photograph? Ask any professional fine art photographer that question, and you’ll get a different answer every time. After many years of making LOTS of bad photographs, and a few that work, I’ve given this question much thought. Here’s my answer today, but stay tuned…. art & the world are always changing… Read More
This calm river scene is made more magical by the contrast of vivid warm and cool colors. Even though it’s a rich landscape the basic composition is very simple.