Five Places to Take Pictures in All 50 U.S. States

The “Great American Road Trip” is a dream shared by many, myself included. So I got to thinking about what I would like to do if I were to visit every state in the U.S. There are obviously too many great things in this country for one person to photograph everything in-depth during one lifetime …

Main Street U.S.A.

The empty streets of downtown Decorah reminded me of an old movie set. When I’ve traveled outside of the west, the difference is noticeable particularly on the weekends. Almost everyone literally has the weekend off whereas in the west it seems like a non-stop commercial machine. Even when I was in a big city like …

The American Dream

Most photographers that shoot nature and travel probably have dreams of traveling the world to all sorts of exotic locations nine months of the year becoming the next Art Wolfe. I think Art Wolfe is an amazing photographer with an even more amazing work ethic but not everyone is cut out for that sort of …

Take Me Home, Country Roads 5/6/06 – 5/18/06

On an earlier blog posting titled “A Taste of Americana”, I wrote about the a three-week road trip in 2001 throughout the west for the purpose of helping my cousin Daniel move in to a dorm at the University of Iowa Medical School. This trip is the sequel to that trip as Daniel was to …

Take Me Home, Country Roads 5/6/06 – 5/18/06

On an earlier blog posting titled “A Taste of Americana”, I wrote about the a three-week road trip in 2001 throughout the west for the purpose of helping my cousin Daniel move in to a dorm at the University of Iowa Medical School. This trip is the sequel to that trip as Daniel was to …