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Off to the mountains, finally!

I’m heading up to Breckenridge, CO to shoot engagement pictures for friends. I will be shooting their wedding next month as well, so this is like a rehearsal for all three of us. After the shoot, I’m heading to Pacific Peak, a Colorado mountain that if it had just eaten its Wheaties a few more [...]

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Online store now available!

If you would like to buy a print of my work, now is the time. I created an online store through a company that provides high-quality prints on paper, canvas, metal and more. I have uploaded some highlights from my portfolio already, and will add to the collection. If there is anything in particular you [...]

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Shoot like a pro : 7 ways to drastically improve photos of your children.

Are you frustrated with the fact that most of the pictures you take of your children are repetitive, boring or just don’t look good? Check out these seven tips to mix things up, and break through some of the stubborn habits that prevent your pictures from looking more exciting. Location If you venture out with [...]

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The importance of shooting RAW

I sound like a broken record to some of my friends, but if there is one piece of advice I can give fellow photographers, this is it: if your camera is capable of shooting RAW, shoot RAW. Always. By not using the built-in compression algorithms your camera uses to turn your photos into JPEGS, you [...]

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Sunrise in Indian Peaks Wilderness

Sometimes, the best shots are the ones you did not plan for. While meticulously setting up the perfect shot of some East-facing cliffs that would soon catch the first sun rays, I turned around and took a quick shot of the orange clouds behind me. The warmth of the rising sun seems to chase away [...]

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