Alligator in the Everglades

Visiting the Everglades the TRULY Eco-Friendly Way

The Everglades are degrading. Agriculture, the sprawl of urban development and human impact, including large swarms of tourists, are threatening the unique wetlands. Waterloss is an issue, the population of...
Sunstar created at sunset in White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Creating Crisp Looking Sunstars or Starbursts

The sunstar or starburst effect in photography is a technique, where the sun or another bright object in the image is turned into a "star" by giving it those prominent and crisp rays that are radiating...
Here I waited till the sun was almost gone, removed the remaining light flares in photoshop and used a layer mask to bring more details into the sky. Lot's of work!

Quick Tip: Sunrise and Sunset Locations

By now, you've heard me going on and on about shooting at the right time of day: during the golden and blue hours right around sunset and sunrise! But how do you determine whether the place you want to shoot...
Vodka Tasting at the Bearfoot Lodge in Whistler

Six Unusual Things to Do in Whistler

When you hear the name Whistler, skiing and snowboarding probably comes to mind first, but North America's most popular ski resort has more to offer than just endless slopes. I had the chance to experience the...