Blog – Travel & Adventure

From the towering mountains in my backyard, to the reefs of West Papua, and everything in between…

A Quick Three Days in Dubai

A Quick Three Days in Dubai

Being one of the most visited destinations in the world with an apparent epic skyline to photograph, I had been intrigued with visiting Dubai for a while

A Foggy Morning in Yellowstone National Park

A Foggy Morning in Yellowstone National Park

Just as I was nearing Biscuit Basin, everything just started to glow all around me as the sun was trying to break through. Instead of being socked in by gloomy for, the park begin to have an ethereal and mystical feel to it.

An Apocalyptic Sunset at Grand Prismatic Spring

An Apocalyptic Sunset at Grand Prismatic Spring

The storms were so nasty that I actually just debated about hanging out through sunset and getting to bed early, but I just really wanted a great shot of Grand Prismatic Hot Spring from the main overlook. Since it was my last night, I figured I had to try… It was one of just those nights that I knew I it was about to be a complete bust of a shoot. OR, maybe, just maybe the sky would go completely epic and surprise me.

An Incredible Sunrise at the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

An Incredible Sunrise at the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

For landscape photography, you can’t go wrong with the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and the lower falls. I could have spent days shooting around this area – The viewpoints along both the north and south rims are all spectacular and hiking down either Uncle Tom’s Trail (closed during this trip) or to the top of the Lower Falls is worth every step.

Teton Crest Trail, Day 4 – Sunrise at Lake Solitude

Teton Crest Trail, Day 4 – Sunrise at Lake Solitude

The problem with this Paintrush-sunrise plan was that I really did not want to get up at 3 a.m. to hike this section alone and everyone else in my group thought I was straight crazy for thinking that this was a good idea.