Silence Please

We could all use a little more silence in our lives. We need to learn to live with the harsh reality that we aren’t that important. No one pays attention when they have to attend to what’s important to them. We need to learn and embrace the silence, in the words of an ESPN writer, … Continue reading Silence Please


A long exposure from the top of the Rialto Bridge in Venice, Italy! The original color photo wasn’t anything to write home about, but when I applied my B&W preset to the photo, it was magic. It highlighted the streaks of light (from a passing boat), and they became the focal point of the photo. … Continue reading Streaking


Today, I was supposed to be somewhere close to Ny-Ă…lesund, a tiny little city on an island in the Arctic north from Svalbard. I was going to be part of a photo expedition led by my dear friend Chris Michel, who first took me there in 2017. Three years ago was a time of self-discovery … Continue reading Snowstorm