’16 Calendar: Nature Calls (Again)

For the third edition of "Nature Calls," every image was captured in the state of Washington. Making calendars is not a business for me. I started a couple years ago because some friends asked me to. I make them the way I like them - spiral-bound with nice paper so the images pop and I can …

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Sol Duc Splash

If you’ve ever been photographically challenged by the likes of the indifferent dog, recalcitrant relative or churlish child, try Mother Nature on for size. She can be as fickle as any subject, requiring planning, alternatives and flexibility. To wit, I recently visited my “home” national park, Olympic (Wash.), with the goal of shooting Sol Duc …

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Grieving Gear

She'd been with me only about a year, but had photographed my wife, dog, daughters, parents, artists, raptors (though no rappers), the holidays, Seahawk heaven. She'd ushered me from sports to landscapes and wildlife, accompanied me to four national parks, four national wildlife refuges, and my 10th wedding anniversary, helped me win two competitions and …

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