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Dear Scorpions, I’m back…

Dear Scorpions, I’m back…

June 26, 2020

If the desert is home, then scorpions are among my favorite neighbors along with other wildlife such as mustangs. Last night marked the end of my seven year hiatus from ‘scorpion hunting’ as I spent a couple hours scanning the ground with my new black light at Centennial Park. To qualify, ‘hunting’ only involves finding […]

My Eyes Were Outside

My Eyes Were Outside

June 7, 2020

For me, photography started very simply as a way to document experiences, but that view evolved several years ago when I realized how much I enjoyed capturing different subjects ranging from wildlife to architecture.  There are multiple questions that factor into my process.  Which subjects do I find appealing?  What angle should I take?  How […]

Socially Distant, E1: Living in Rockford

Socially Distant, E1: Living in Rockford

April 20, 2020

In December of 2000, I moved to Rockford, Illinois and for the next five and half years I thought about leaving.  Almost daily.  Eventually, I did, but not before I had a handful of experiences that affected me in different ways.  Here I briefly share some of them.  While I appreciate the lessons and friendships, […]