New free e-book by Dave duChemin & Friends

Some of the photographers I respect the most have released a free photography e-book to get a better grasp on how toView full post »

Guest Post – Anne Hall

I have been so busy here in Kenya the last four months, haven’t had much time to get out and shoot many images.View full post »

Impala Sunset

I didn’t believe there could be a “rainy season” anywhere. I mean, it rains off-on frequently duringView full post »

Reaching for the good stuff…

Sometimes the best tasting things are in the hardest to reach places…. Image taken two weeks ago in the NairobiView full post »

Rainy season in Kenya…

In the last two weeks it has rained every day and/or night, hard. That would mean “Texas” hard. GullyView full post »

Going mobile in Ethiopia

Unlike Nairobi where it is common to see folks driving a Range Rover, in Addis Ababa, the style of vehicles is more aView full post »

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

It has been a while since I had time to post, work here has been quite busy. I am spending two weeks working on twoView full post »

Nairobi Arboretum

It has been almost a month since my last post and it has literally flown by working here in Nairobi. Since then, we haveView full post »

Rift Valley, Kenya – Mt. Longonot

I have now been working in Kenya for two weeks with Medicins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders). Last weekend a View full post »

Brussels, Belgium – heavenly eats…

I spent three days last week in Brussels. The first day was in briefings before heading to Nairobi, Kenya. The secondView full post »

Waiting for Christmas…

Well everyone is home and the house smells wonderful as the holiday baking gets into full swing! Certainly this is aView full post »

Sunset on the Delicate Arch – Utah

Sunset over the Delicate Arch in southern Utah. To reach it you have to climb ~ 2 miles up a fairly steep set of slickView full post »

The Three Gossips – Arches National Park, Utah

I did a little research on my trip back from Idaho to Texas this past weekend. I was looking to spend part of anView full post »

Sunset over Malad Gorge

Today I packed up and drove from north central Idaho to just below Salt Lake City, Utah. As the sunset approached I wasView full post »

Before the snow…

This was one of my favorite images from the fall. Part macro, part landscape. Leaving Idaho in the morning for Texas&#View full post »

Backcountry Icicles…

Have you ever envisioned an image but just not sure how to get there? I had to climb a tree with my gear and hang offView full post »

It snowed here yesterday, a lot…

I was sitting at the dining room table this afternoon studying when the clouds parted and the sun started to danceView full post »

Colors of the Clearwater River

I shot this image on the road down from the ridge where I have been staying over the last several months outsideView full post »

Winter’s light

Last week while home in Texas, I got these two standing in the weeds as the sun set before Thanksgiving dinner. It isView full post »

The Palouse in early winter

This is one of my first edits from my trip to Steptoe Butte. The rolling hills of the Palouse, combined with the longView full post »

Sunrise, leaves & bokeh…

Often times I am challenged to find a unique perspective when shooting landscapes, it’s definitely a “weakView full post »

What are you giving thanks for?

We are certainly thankful that everyone made it home from school and working far away for the the Thanksgiving Holiday.View full post »

Winter approaches…

The first morning light lifts the fog over trees above the Clearwater River Valley in north central Idaho. The crispnessView full post »

Light, bokeh & portraiture

The longer I shoot images, the more enamored I become with light & bokeh. I think this is a common step in theView full post »

Wild Buckskin Stallion – Anne Hall

This is an image that Helen’s sister, Anne shot in the last week. She lives in northern Nevada andView full post »

“Smoke on the Water”

Forest Service “hotshotters” continue to fight the multiple complex wildfire blazes in the central IdahoView full post »

My backyard…

I was studying French on Monday afternoon practicing “monsieur, une biere, s’il vous plait” when aView full post »

First Blush of September – Wallpaper & Football

In this part of the country, Fall weather comes much quicker. I have noticed just over the last ten days the colors ofView full post »

Whitewater Rodeo – Lochsa River, Idaho

Nic Box and I spent the afternoon looking for the “good water” along the upper Clearwater River drainage onView full post »

Power of Street Art

The street artist of today has evolved much like the rest of our culture, becoming more diverse and utilizing differentView full post »

Wildfire Sunset over Idaho

Apocalypse Now…. is what Idaho reminds me of at this time. Yesterday it was so smoky in the river valleys,View full post »

Refugees of the Nevada Desert

These are the last of my finished edits from my time in the Northern Nevada desert. Each image could stand alone but IView full post »

Miss Cheepers & Idaho County Fair

Last week I got a mid-week day off from the ER and clinic here in Orofino. I headed up to Cottonwood to catch up withView full post »

New Moon over Idaho

One of the things I have been waiting to do since arriving in Idaho is to shoot some astrophotography. Where I amView full post »

Horse Whispering Wild Horses…

Since visiting Helen’s sister, Anne (aka – the wild horse whisperer), on my trek to work in Idaho two weeksView full post »