Dog Lost in Thought

I have taken a lot of photos of my dog over the years, although I never really thought about pet portraits as something to pursue. Now that she’s getting a bit older, taking her portrait has gotten to be a much simpler affair – no more trying to catch her as she’s racing from one…

Starry Night at Stoney Point

I read a rumor that last night had the potential for decent Northern Lights. NOAA does their best to forecast when the Aurora Borealis will be at its peak, but it’s a lot like the weather – sometimes the forecasters get it right, and sometimes what actually shows up (or doesn’t) surprises everyone. Since I…

Northern Beacon

I follow the work of a lot of photographers to get inspiration, and the ‘headlamp shining into the stars’ picture is one that has always appealed to me. A few nights ago, I left a nighttime meeting and saw that the stars were out in force. It was a cold night, it was relatively still,…