Harley Davidson Museum

Last Thursday evening, I had the pleasure of participating in a presentation by the head photographer of Harley Davidson and then be free to explore the museum and take pictures, how could this be turned down. Another local photography club offered an invitation to a club that I belong to. We started with approximately a…

Glacier National Park 2014

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I’m finally getting around to creating some slide shows of trips that I have taken, these couple of videos are from our trip to Glacier National Park. A good friend and I have taken many trips, but only recently have we started backpacking together.  This trip included day hiking and…

Retzer Nature Center

  January 21st 2017. The temperature outside was great for Winter in the Midwest, except that meant that any trail around would be pure ice or pure mud. I stopped at a couple of my favorite spots and then headed over to the Retzer Nature Center, thinking that all I would get was a nice…

2016 Year In Review

This post was created with Adobe Spark. This is the first time that I have used this and I am interested in how well it will work.

Christmas Card Town

It was a cold and rainy Christmas night and grandpa wanted to go for a walk, I headed “down town” towards the square. As usual the Christmas decorations were looking great and the glut of cars that had filled the streets for weeks before tonight were gone. It was a beautiful evening to take a…

My Favorite Photography Podcasts

These are some of my favorite photography related podcasts to help you start the New Year of right with a good selection of inspiration and knowledge . If you have some that I’m not listening to please share them in the comments, I am always looking for new podcasts. These are not ranked in any…

Shinrin-Yoku—Forest Bathing

  It’s interesting how taking a simple walk through the woods or just sitting and being apart of nature, even for a short time can calm, inspire, and bring on a refreshing feeling like nothing else can.  Shinrin-Yoku or Forest Bathing as it is called in Japan has been encouraged and studied, these studies suggests that…

Sunrise Hike Along Lake Geneva

This last Sunday morning was a fantastic time to walk along the Lake Geneva Lake Path and watch the Sunrise. I captured these images as I was walking back to Williams Bay. I was able to make it out to Conference point about five minutes before Sun rise, using the Photographer’s Ephemeris on my Android phone I…

Weekly Photo Wednesday

Weekly Photo Wednesday, is an opportunity for me to share an image that I wouldn’t normally share.   A flashback to 2005 and a canoe trip to the Boundary Waters. Finishing the day off with a little fishing.  

Night Light

As autumn is passing us by, and daylight becomes less and less I often find it depressing that I cant get out and and enjoy life as I would like to. Then I realize that I’m just being a wimp, what I can’t walk in the dark or photograph at night. So my challenge to myself…