Telluride’s Bounty

I had the absolute pleasure of spending this year’s peak Autumn colors in Telluride, CO. It’s rare that I stray to far from my usual Wyoming stomping grounds for the Fall, but 2015 was… Continue reading

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To Share or Not To Share

The debate rages on. You might ask, “exactly which debate?” The subject of sharing is quite broad. Well, let me explain… And don’t be surprised if it opens some related subjects on which I… Continue reading

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#findyourpark | Mount Rainier

Mount Rainier National Park… There is noting small or obscure about this central Washington state treasure.  It is named for it’s highest and most prominent summit, Rainier. I had the opportunity to spend… Continue reading

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The Ocean Song

The sea is emotion incarnate. It loves, hates, and weeps. It defies all attempts to capture it with words and rejects all shackles. No matter what you say about it, there is always… Continue reading

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Canon’s New EF 16-35 f/4L // Field Review

Affordable, super sharp (even called ‘the sharpest Canon has ever made’), and sturdy.  Did I mention it also has IS?  Oh yeah, and a 77mm filter ring. It wasn’t all that long ago (2… Continue reading

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Photographing // Tents

Yeah, it’s a thing.  And if you follow me on Instagram, you know that I clearly enjoy it. Photographing tents in amazing places is trending on Instagram and other social media outlets, and for good… Continue reading

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How To Travel All The Time… Forever

Ellen and I get asked all the time, “How do you do it?!?” With baffled looks, most people begin to wonder whether we are trust fund babies or maybe secret oil barons. Well… Continue reading

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Photographing // Waterfalls

Creating stunning waterfall and river shots is not always as simple as finding a compelling composition and just pointing your camera. There are some basic, and even advanced techniques that you need to… Continue reading

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#findyourpark | Great Sand Dunes

I’ve been visiting so many National Parks lately that I thought it would be a fun idea to feature a park every quarter or so. And though I have many on my list… Continue reading

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Planning An Epic (International) Road Trip // SCOTLAND

Trying to plan road trip can be intimidating for the uninitiated.  But planning an international road trip can be downright terrifying. There are so many unknowns when hitting the open road in a foreign… Continue reading

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Neutral Density Filter Basics

— andrew   Take your photography to the next level… check out my exciting, NEW workshop dates:   Isle of Skye // S C O T L A N D // 2016 Highlands // S C O T L A N D // 2016… Continue reading

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#scotlove

Well, it happened again. I kind of expected it, but still it hit me like a ton of bricks. I went and fell in love with another place… Sorry Wyoming, South Sudan, Beirut,… Continue reading

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#wyolove

So finally, after all of these years living in and/ or visiting Wyoming, I have the compelling idea I’ve been looking for to do a book. Just google “wyoming photography books”, and I… Continue reading

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The Art of The “Workcation”

Every time I travel I get asked, “Business, or pleasure?” Often my answer is “Well… both.” A puzzled look frequently follows. It took Ellen and I a few years to find the proper… Continue reading

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MT Obsession // Pilot Peak

Okay, so I have another mountain portrait obsession*.  Pilot Peak.  Well, technically, it started four years ago on my usual Fall trip to Wyoming and Montana.  But it really hit me this year.… Continue reading

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Telluride // Fall Color

The timing was pretty close to perfect for this year’s Telluride Photo Fest. Colors were in full force in the southern San Juans of Colorado. It was my first Fall in Telluride… and… Continue reading

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Telluride // What I learned…

The biggest take-away for me from this year’s Telluride Photo Festival was… drumroll please…. ….Shoot for yourself.  Not what you think editors/ agencies/ clients want… just keep shooting the way you see the… Continue reading

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WY // The Active Landscape

One thing I will most certainly be working on this year: active people within a landscape. Though I have always considered myself a landscape shooter, I realized recently that in order to generate more… Continue reading

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A Few Faces of Long’s Peak // 48 Hrs in RMNP

If you’ve been following this blog at all, you’ll know that I love photographing mountains.  And if you’ve been following for a long time, you might know that I can get obsessed with… Continue reading

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Blue Hour Teaser // Fair Day

If you hang around photographers long enough, you’re bound to hear myriad gushing tales about the “golden hour”.  And it is great. But what you don’t hear as often, and I’m not sure… Continue reading

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The Budgeting Photographer’s Best Friend

I don’t care if you’re an amateur or professional… photography is expensive. That’s why I rarely buy brand new. Canon has a refurbished section now that is full of basically brand new equipment,… Continue reading

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