TWILIGHT TIDES

On the first night of my trip to California, my friend, Jason Mayr, took me to Shell Beach, which is always a great place for photo opportunities. There are several close rock formations that really create a dramatic scene.

THE TEMPLE AT SUNSET

Burning Man 2011 was so awesome. I don’t know if I’ll get tickets to this years burn, but that will make any future burns that much more special.

MOUNTAIN FARM

Life in New Mexico is much different than here in the concrete jungle that is the DFW metroplex. It seems like every natural space here is under construction, or for sale to soon be. It really upsets me that it is that way. I’m longing for a simpler life and hopefully one day I can achieve the dream of having …

A WHISPER WAS AN ECHO

This is perhaps my favorite photo so far from my recent trip to the Grand Canyon. If you’ve never been, it is just breathtaking.We searched for a spot where there weren’t many tourists, and it really paid off. It was super quiet except for the occasional rumble of thunder off in the distance. I can’t wait to get back and …

The Natural Cave

Down at the bottom of this photo is the entrance of the natural cave. It was so peaceful inside there that I just wanted to stay forever. The water was so cool and would gently roll in and out. The colors were amazing, too, accentuated by the moisture.

TWILIGHT ARCH

I’m sitting at the Art Institute about to listen to Cali Lewis give a talk on how to better effectively use WordPress. I’m trying to get this quick blog post in before she starts! It’s weird being back here. I went to the Art Institute from 1990 to 1992, back when I was just a yute. I took this photo …