New Mexico Dream

When I think of New Mexico, this is very much the scene that I envision in my mind. The wind powered water pump standing alone on the open plain, drawing water up from the deep hidden aquifer. This is a life foreign to me, but it has a certain kind of iconic appeal—the great western cowboy…

Bars In Paradise

I’ve only had the privilege of being in Puerto Rico for a single day, but it seems to me to be an amazing place. I loved the old city of San Juan and the mountainous rainforests felt like home, albeit a hot and sticky version of home. I took this photo in some kind of lookout tower…

Bishop’s Bells

Bishop’s Castle in Colorado is the odd-brain child of a single man, Jim Bishop. The castle started out as a cheap way to build a cabin with local stones, but soon grew into a vision of freedom and the true American dream. This is a spiraling stair case up one of the four towers. The space…

Island Game

I found this quaint, yet inviting volleyball court while traveling on the remote roads of Batan Island in the Philippines. Filipino people in general have endured a lot of poverty and horrific typhoons, but remain some of the most joyful, optimistic, and welcoming people I have ever had the privilege of interacting with. I truly believe that happiness…

Bishop’s Tower

The rocky spires and twisted metal that make up Bishop’s Castle are a testament to what one man, with sheer will and stubborn fortitude, is able to accomplish in a life time. This castle is found in the semi-remote San Isabel National Forest in Colorado. The first two floors of the Castle feel very sturdy and have…

Lit Jungle

It is amazing to see how far our modern society has reached into the untamed places of this planet. This small light fixture is on a rugged pathway through the thick jungles of Batan Island in the Philippines. The path leads to a beautiful cliff side restaurant completely unexpected in its locale. The power cables for the…