Group portrait fun, revisited

So as usual, it’s been a while since I’ve posted to this blog. What a frantically busy season! While I logged in today to post on another subject, I immediately noticed my last post below, in which […]

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Group portrait fun! Iowa portrait photographer

The past year has turned out to be immensely busy. As one can likely tell by my posting frequency (or infrequency, as it is probably more accurately described), I don’t tend to blog very frequently. […]

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UPDATED: Winter Landscape Workshop Report – What a Day!

They say around here, “If you don’t like the weather in Iowa, just wait ’til tomorrow – it’ll be different!” We had a fine group of photographers come together Saturday for our “The Midwest Winter […]

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2014 Photography Workshop Calendar Announced

I’m pleased to announce my 2014 photography workshop line-up. While I will be cutting down the overall number of workshops I offer this year, I have added some new sessions and topics and I’m enthusiastic […]

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Autumn Color Workshop Fun!

For the first time in a few years, the 17 photographers joining us for this year’s Midwest Autumn Color photography workshop at Ledges State Park in central Iowa had a perfect, blue-sky day. It was […]

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Halloween Craft Decor

After a long dry summer here on the north plains of the US, autumn has suddenly arrived. The nights are all of a sudden cooler, and the days shorter. Of course this means one thing: […]

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Iowa State Fair Photography Salon Judging

I was honored a year or so ago when my friend Charley Starnes asked me to commit to being a judge for the 2013 Iowa State Fair Photography Salon competition. Charley’s a pro photographer, friend […]

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The Midwest Summer Prairie workshop – a lucky beautiful June day!

It’s been a crazy and busy summer, and after having been traveling most of July and booked solid most of August, I’m finally able to catch up on the blog. Here is a post-mortem on […]

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Spring Wildflower Workshop – Follow-Up and Participant Images

After postponing my annual Spring Wildflower and Landscape Photography workshop a week due to an unprecedented week of May snow in this region, a great group of participants came together at one of my favorite […]

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March 2 Intro to DSLR Workshop in Des Moines

After working with several great groups of photographers at my January and February photography workshops, I’m now prepping some brand new images and content for my next photography workshop – Intro to Digital SLR Photography […]

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