Sierra Heritage Magazine Cover

My photo, Owens River Sunrise, is featured on the cover of Sierra Heritage Magazine. The magazine is currently on the newsstands if you wish to check it out. It’s a great magazine that’s been around for many years. Speaking of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, I am planning on a trip to Yosemite Valley this fall. …

The Journey is the Destination

Travel photography is not about F-stops, HDR or the size of camera-sensor pixels. Travel photography is about the experience. My first visit to the Eastern Sierra region was in the summer of 2004 when my friend and I took a three-day camping trip to Mono Lake / Bodie and Bishop. It was quite the trip, …

Milky Way Galaxy

It’s hard to believe that it’s been over a month since I photographed this but this photo was taken after a crazy day with a couple other photographers in Bishop Creek Canyon and Devils Postpile NM. Basically one of the photographers that I was traveling with hiked onto Rainbow Falls in the early evening from …

Owens Valley Overlook

Owens Valley Overlook from U.S. Highway 395, Eastern Sierra, California I had spent the night at Mammoth Lakes where it had rained all night and through the morning. Despite the rain I went to Lake Mary a little bit after “sunrise” to see what the conditions were like. The rain turned to snow and it …

The Owens River

Owens River Lone Tourist at Dawn, Owens Valley, California I am obsessed with shooting pictures of the Owens River. All you hear is the sound of the water flowing by and birds chirping. No other photographers around beating their chests or making absurd requests. It is just you versus the landscape at 6 a.m. I’ve …

Guns and Ammo at Laws Railroad Museum

Guns and Ammo, Laws Railroad Museum, Bishop, California While acting like a fake cowboy and photographing wild west historic subjects might not appear to be as sexy as photographing “Girls Gone Wild”, it is fun nonetheless. Still life photography is something that I’ve always enjoyed looking at and would like to improve upon. See more …

Laws Railroad Museum

General Store Shelf Display, Laws Railroad Museum, Bishop, California After spending the early part of the morning photographing Bishop Creek, I went to the Laws Railroad Museum around 10 a.m. as that was supposed to be the opening time. After ten minutes or so of waiting, the park still hadn’t opened so I thought perhaps …