If you want fantastic photographs of exotic animals, there's no need to travel far and wide to get them. These tips will show you how to create...
Category - Nature Photography
Introduction to Photographing the Night Sky
Want to photograph the starry sky? Here’s how you can take beautiful images of stars, meteor showers, the moon, the Milky Way and more!
Owning Mistakes and Learning From Them
We can blame many things for failed photographs, but the problem usually isn’t outside circumstances. Read more of my thoughts on this here.
Experiential art is the act of creating art through the lens of our own experience—and it’s a great way to create what hasn’t been done before.
Objectives Define Everything
Sometimes our objectives limit what we can do—and they may limit our mental capacity to accept change. Going in with an open mind is always the better...
Here Are Some of the Best Places for Photography in Ohio
Think Ohio is a boring place to be a photographer? Think again! I'll show you just a few of the natural and man-made wonders this state has to offer.
What Old Fogies Can Teach the Young
Creaky joints simply won’t carry us as far as they used to, so we spend more time lingering and studying. The young and hasty among us can learn from...
Bringing Just the Right Amount of Order to Nature
Order or chaos: Those are the two most common ways to approach nature photography. But what is stopping you from experimenting with a balance of both?
Do You Experience Life as You Pursue Art?
Are photographers so busy taking photographs that they forget to enjoy the things they are photographing? Take a break and learn how to immerse...
Support Conservation Efforts with Your Photography (RAPTOR Inc.)
If you want to support a good cause with your photography, look no further than RAPTOR Inc. Take pictures of beautiful birds and support rehabilitation...
Exploring the Beauty of Floral Photography #1
With the right gear and ideas, flower photography can be a lot of fun! Here are a few thoughts that will help you get beautiful results when you next...
Avoid Becoming the Jaded Photographer
What does it mean for a photographer to be jaded? It’s a problem that hampers creativity, but the fix is easy. We need only adjust the way we see the...
Like Looking in a Mirror
The most powerful images are the ones that show viewers something of themselves. Here are some thoughts about how you can make photographs more...
Exploring the Beauty of Floral Photography #2
When photographing flowers, don’t hesitate to experiment with lighting, props and more. Here are a few ideas you can use to create beautiful floral...
Waterfalls of Virginia & West Virginia: Travel Guide and Art Book in One
I’d like to highlight the work of Randall Sanger. Randy has recently published the second edition of his book, Waterfalls of Virginia & West...
The Joy of Photographing Waterfalls: 10 Tips for Creating Beautiful Waterfall Photos
Is it possible to capture the essence of a waterfall with your camera? In today’s episode, I’ll share with you several tips to create images that speak...
Advanced Concepts in Landscape Photography
How can you take your landscape photography to the next level? I'll show you some advanced concepts that will help you bring your landscapes to life.
5 Tips for Beautiful Fall Photography
For many photographers, fall is the best time of year to create stunning images. Use these tips to make sure you capture great images this autumn!
The Joy of Photographing Butterflies (The Great Spangled Fritillary)
I spotted these two beautiful Great Spangled Fritillary butterflies (Nymphalidae family) in our backyard.
Shooting During the Golden Hour
A large part of a professional photographer's job is to capture or create the right kind of lighting for a beautiful image.