Full Moon Rising

This is one of my favorite memories from 2016. My wife and I had been on the Abel Tasman Coast Track in New Zealand for three solid days when we came to the beautiful Bark Bay. Out of the multitude of bays that we traversed on our coastal tramp this one stands out as the most…

A Snowmass Night

Another view of Snowmass Mountain in Colorado, this time in the light of the stars and the moon that had dropped behind the peak. While I was taking this late night shot (actually it was a really, really early morning), I heard a rockslide across the lake. It was big enough to cause some alarm, but it…

Midnight Moon

This is the moon’s reflection streaking across the ocean surface as it reaches the sandy shore of Panama City Beach, Florida. This is another great example of a moment that is captured beyond what we are capable of seeing. A camera is able to “see” the world in a different way than our eyes. Is it real? Is anything we…

Oceanic Lightning

Lightning storms are an electrifying display of our world’s raw power. They are all the more beautiful when they can be experienced from a unobstructed viewpoint. Watching storms role in over the ocean was one of my favorite things about living near the beach (during a summer job). This photo was taken on a dark and…