The Insightful Landscape Book

The Insightful Landscape is a collaborative book project that features the works of 26 landscape photographers (including myself). There is some seriously top-notch landscape photography in this book. All profits from the book’s sale are donated to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation on behalf of Peter Carroll’s son, Liam. Several hundred dollars have been donated so far. …

TK Actions Panel

I’ve been an avid user of Tony Kuyper’s Luminosity Masks for several years now and have written about it several times (Luminosity Masks blog post, Saturation Masks blog post) so Tony sent me his new TKActions Panel to play around with. You can see the panels on the above and below images. If you want …

Passion

Piazza Venizia

The Vittoriano is impossible to ignore while in Rome. It’s a massive building that you can see looming in the background from all sorts of directions. It’s truly a stunning piece of architecture. The location of this building is interesting in that it is almost right next to the Roman Forum. You have all these …

The Heart of Ancient Rome

Rome has an interesting mix of architectural styles due to it’s long history of civilization. The most famous era of architecture is from the Roman Empire; aka. “Ancient Rome”. Though there are small pockets of ancient buildings scattered about the city, the majority of what remains is found at the Roman Forum. It’s surreal to be …

Vatican City

We spent the third day of our honeymoon at Vatican City. Not knowing any better, we waited two hours in line for St. Peter’s Basilica thinking that we were actually in line for the Vatican Museums. By the time we asked our fellow travelers in line it was beyond the point of stepping out of line …

The Pantheon

My favorite part of the honeymoon was sitting on the steps of the water fountain across from The Pantheon and just people-watching as the day faded into night. The ambience at Piazza della Rotonda was incredible with the Pantheon forming the backdrop. The Pantheon is a 2,000 year old building and the most intact structure from the ancient …

Trevi Fountain