Photography

Recently I wrote my first product review for the site Encompass Life. I took a pair of Maui Jim's newest sunglasses, the Lilikoi, up to my family's cabin to experience how they would affect my vision hiking around creeks and exploring the woods in the...

On a visit to my parents' cabin a week ago, I went out in the morning to see their garden. I was pleasantly surprised to see this incredible dew pattern on the leaves of their strawberry plants. Each leaf had the same pattern. I captured...

Lace, chiffon, and all things girly was the theme of my most recent photoshoot. Hoping to enjoy the greenery of spring, I took my model to a meadow next to the Sacramento River trail in Redding. Six years ago I used the same model in...

As a writer for the site Encompass Life, I am always thinking of places to take hikes or have outdoor adventures. So far this has led me to snowshoeing in the Trinity Alps, wildflower viewing at Table Mountain, and hiking to Whiskeytown Falls. Besides writing...

A few months ago I had the privilege of photographing the photo booth at Redding's independently sponsored TEDx event. TEDx groups, such as TEDxRedding, are independent offshoots of TEDTalks, an organization that presents progressive, thought-provoking, and inspirational speeches/demonstrations from leaders in technology, music, and art...

  It's been awhile since I've posted anything on the blog. This photoshoot was done last summer at Whiskeytown Lake. I had my model, Mackenzie, float in the water for me while I took pictures standing in the lake a few feet away with a tripod...