The Creative Experience and Photographing Nature

Why are those of us who photograph nature moved to do so? Undoubtedly because we like the images we produce – They are beautiful, dramatic, striking. But I want to suggest there is a broader creative experience involved. An artist I much admire is Guy Tal. Tal identifies himself as “Artist, Photographer, Writer.” Significantly, he […]

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Secret Garden

Secret Garden is an image in the Visions of Nature collection. As with most of the images in that series, I have used a combination of techniques to create a picture which, while drawn from nature, prompts a fresh way o seeing nature’s colors, patterns, and textures. Prints of Secret Garden, and other Visions of […]

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Westport Point Revisited

I visited Westport Point, Massachusetts, this past summer, and a couple of months ago I posted a selection of images in black and white. I’ve since decided I didn’t like the black and white treatments, and so I’ve gone back to the originals and processed them again, this time in color. I think the results […]

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The Big Sur

Here is a gallery of images of California’s Big Sur. The Big Sur is one of America’s most beautiful wild places, and a drive along Route One is a true experience. The Big Sur beckons, in these beautiful pictures of the blue Pacific Ocean, beaches, rocks, lovely flowers, and a classic highway bridge. The gallery […]

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Wildflowers and Fence

This is an image from the summer, shot at the Sachuest Preserve near Newport RI. This picture captures many things I love in an image… The lush, thoroughly wild foliage and wildflowers, and the old wooden fence rails. And it can only be summer.

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Visions of Nature Book

I have a number of copies of my book, Visions of Nature, available for sale at $50. This is less than half the original publication price. (But you have to order directly from me, not from Blurb or Amazon.) Visions of Nature is a great coffee-table art book; it makes a wonderful gift, for yourself […]

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