• Can Social Media Wreck The Outdoors? I posted a photo on Instagram and Facebook last week with a question in the caption: Question for the community: should we all be sharing the locations of the beautiful photos we share on social media, or should we withhold the locations in an effort to protect these fragile places and keep the outdoors a […]
  • 6 Tips for Boosting your Instagram Game If you’re like me, you probably started your Instagram account by posting random photos from your phone’s camera as you went about your life. Really, that’s what it was invented for. But times have changed and the bar has been raised. Instagram has become one of the most important platforms on the planet for sharing […]
  • Watcha Doin’ This Weekend? If you follow my Instagram feed (go ahead and take a sec to click on follow, I’ll wait…), you may have noticed a pattern. It looks something like this: an outing in the mountains, generally over the weekend, followed by daily posts over the course of the following week derived from this outing. Sometimes this […]
  • Replay – 12 Months of Skiing Presentation at REI Seattle A few weeks back I stepped out of my comfort zone and stood up in front of a large crowd to tell stories and show photos from my project: An Elevated State – 12 Months of Skiing in Washington. The venue was the impressive presentation room at REI’s Flagship store in Seattle. Despite the sunny […]
  • The How – Behind the Scenes of the Float Shoot Some of you have asked how I went about creating the shots I shared in last week’s post from my shoot for Reconnect Float House, a sensory deprivation spa.  I couldn’t be happier about how the images turned out, so I’d love to share a bit about how they were made.  And for all of […]
  • REI Social Media Partnership – A Big Win/Win Remember when I quit my job a while back? I do. I was nervous that I was starting from scratch. That all of my experience in commercial advertising photo and video would be wiped from the record as I started over with a different vision and a different subject matter. The vision?  A brand built […]