Two photographs contrast boundaries that encourage with those that divide.
Boundaries That Are Designed To Overcome
Some boundaries demand us to push beyond them; in Scenic, South Dakota, it took awhile.
Four Things I Learned About Change From The iPhone 6s
Besides being inevitable, there's a lot to learn, and like, about the changes to the newest iPhone.
Where You Focus Is Where You’ll Go
In photography, as in life, where you focus demonstrates your vision. Here's how to show it in your photos.
Ah Grids, How I Love Thee
Do we like grids because they make sense in a nonsensical world? I do.
Where Inspiration Lies, Motivation Lurks
Inspiration is everywhere. But motivation has a misunderstood, trickier aspect to it.
When Mission Creep Led to Discovery
In 1963, mission creep meant taking an unexpected trip 34 feet beneath the earth into the creepy unknown.
How to Handle the Competition
There's a simple way to focus the viewer's eye on what your photograph is all about.
Rewards on A Rainy Day in the Maine Woods
Looking closely at what’s not so obvious always rewards the observer.
Five Days, Five Lobster Rolls
Heading to Maine? My recommendation is to eat a lobster roll a day—I did. Reviews follow.
A Closed Door Is An Invitation
I won't let a closed door hinder me. I'll take aim for a photo opp instead.
My Maine Muse
A view that never fails to astonish and a willing subject floats my boat each July.
Hello? It’s Your Muse Calling . . .
The photography Muse summons me whenever vivid color, hard shadows and bright light make a pattern.
RGB? CMYK? Funny You Should Ask
A frustrating bout with my inkjet printer led me to exploring the meaning of RGB and CMYK.
Overpowered and Overtowered?
Will the iconic Frost Tower find itself overtowered and overpowered one day by Austin's many taller buildings?
Inspired By What’s On The Way
There are discoveries to be made on the way to any destination, if you're on the lookout.
Where Old Typewriters Go to Die
Why do writers have such a love-hate relationship with their writing devices?
Strong at the Broken Places
One of Ernest Hemingway's most enduring pieces of writing still inspires.
Twelve Ways to Get Enveloped in Big Bend
There are thousands of ways to get enveloped by Big Bend National Park in Texas. Here are just a dozen.
Life and Death in The Bend
The endless loop of nature's cycle plays out in Big Bend National Park, Texas.