Palouse Photography

Palouse Photography

Palouse photography is catching on.  People around the world are seeing the work of some of the locals like Charlie Gurche and Nick Page and they are starting to see the Palouse as a bona fide destination.  Of course, going out with a professional photographer on a...
Back Button Focus

Back Button Focus

Most photographers rely on the shutter to activate autofocus.  Press the shutter half way, and the camera focuses, then press it all the way to fire the shutter. Ever have a situation in low light where the autofocus struggles?  Same story in low contrast?  Or...
White Pocket

White Pocket

White Pocket is my favorite piece of landscape.  I tell people that you can drop your camera and you’ll get a good shot here.  It is far more popular now than when I first started coming…now it has guides bringing people to the site and far more visitors,...
Blue Canyon Arizona

Blue Canyon Arizona

Blue Canyon Arizona is located on the Hopi Reservation.   It is a very special and little visited place of great beauty.  Unlike the Navajo Nation, the Hopis have very little in the way of plans or services for this restricted area.  The Navajos have a very organized...
Mesa Arch at Sunrise

Mesa Arch at Sunrise

Mesa Arch at sunrise is a reliable venue for a fine picture from Canyonlands National Park.  To accomplish this you’ll need a couple of items besides your camera.  In winter, you’ll need a warm coat, but any time of year bring a stable tripod and a...