Southwest Beauty

The American Southwest is a fascinating area if you are drawn, as I am, to designs and textures. There is no shortage of interesting geological formations to explore. Click on the image to enter the gallery
Midwest Farmland

Being from the Midwest, I can’t help but be drawn to the rapidly disappearing farmland around me.  There is a timeless quality to these images. Click on the image to enter the gallery
The Hand of Man

Chicago is a great city for many reasons, but for me, it’s all about the shapes and small details that I can isolate in my camera lens.  I find the juxtaposition of old architecture with new buildings and sculptures quite fascinating. Click on the image to enter the gallery.
Portraits of Trees

Trees are a never-ending fascination for me.  In winter, when the leaves are gone, each tree reveals its own unique structure; the array of design possibilities is endless. Click on the image to enter the gallery
Quiet Places

Early in the morning or late in the afternoon is my favorite time to work.  If I am lucky (and prepared) I might catch the moment when the rising sun hits the mist and transforms an ordinary scene into a magical one.  This is exactly what happened when I photographed Yosemite Chapel. Click on the image to enter the gallery
Travels

Traveling is an adventure; add to that the quest for intriguing angles and shapes.  It’s a great way to explore and connect with a new area. Click on the image to enter the gallery

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