Cheryl’s Senior Photos

As they say in photography, the subject matter makes a huge difference on how well the photograph turns out and looks.  I think that saying applies here.  I believe with this beautiful young lady it would be hard to take a bad photograph. We wrestled with the idea of going out today to take photographs …

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Josh’s Senior Pictures

Last weekend the weather was a perfect for photography.  I had the opportunity to take some senior photographs of a great young man named Joshua.  I always try to incorporate some of the senior’s hobbies and talents into the shoot if possible.  Since we also took photographs of him at the high school, I included …

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Side by Side-Architecture

  I spent a lot of the day today, well at this time yesterday….., taking photographs with my son, Christian, for the upcoming Vail Valley Art Guild Side by Side show.  This is where a photographer and another medium artist pair up to create the same scene. Here are the images from the days shoot.  …

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Big Cottonwood Creek

ISO 100, 14mm, f/22, 0.6 sec Over the Thanksgiving weekend my sister Bonnie and I went out to do some photography.  We headed up Big Cottonwood canyon to see if we could get some good snow photographs.  It was really, really cold this morning.  If I remember correctly it was in the low 20s Fahrenheit …

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Silver Lake in Utah

Back in 2012 I went up to Silver Lake with my sister Bonnie to take photographs.  Later that week I went to the San Juan Mountains for a photography workshop and forgot all about these images. Wish I would have had the long lenses I have now to photograph these two moose that were at …

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Fall Flowers

Thought I would share some photographs I took of the flowers around our yard and also some of the fall decorations Taunya put out in our yard. These macro flower shots were taken with the Nikon 70-200mm lens. One tip I have that helps with the exposure of these macro shots is to use the …

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St George Temple

This morning before we headed home from our bicycling weekend in St. George, we went around to a few places to get some sight-seeing in.  I wanted to get a photograph of the St. George Temple so I dragged my Brother and Dad over there first. They only protested slightly in jest. I took these …

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Thor’s Well

Near Yachats, Oregon is a great geological/photographic site known as Thor’s well.  When we were out this past July for my sister-in-law’s wedding I took the opportunity on two different days to go up and photograph Thor’s Well. Thor’s Well is best photographed as the tide is coming in. Because of this the opportunities I …

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